High Frequency Words in Spanish – number 4
Coming in at number four in the top 100 High frequency Spanish words is “y”.
“Y” means “and” in English.
It is a conjunction.
My dictionary lists five different types of use, but for the beginner, let’s face it again this is an obvious simple must-learn. “Y” is a sine qua non (for non latin speakers, and there are quite a few out there given the Roman empire’s demise a few years back, that means indispensable)
Example of use:
Voy a Madrid y a Londres. (I am going to Madrid and London). Another teacher type note – notice that London changes to Londres in Spanish.
The pronuciation is “ee”.
So there it is number four in the top one hundred Spanish words.
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