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A1 - Say things about someone else in Spanish?

Speaking about somebody else in Spanish.

The first thing you might notice is that is in English we always explicitly say who we are refering to with he she or it in Spanish it is  not necesarilly so.

 vive Could mean  he she or it lives.  

It is not normally a problem because it is obvious from the context. 

If you really want you can include a subject pronoun. eg Él vive  He lives

We have included the subject pronoun in some of the examples but they are optional.

Another thing you might notice is that speaking about the 3rd person in Spanish is very much like using "usted" or the formal style. 
Usted vive   You live? (formal style) 

Note also that "su" could be either his or her.
su deportista favorito   his or her favourite sports person
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The first  line is an example word  in English 
The second line is and example word in Spanish.
Use this lesson to learn how to speak to  other people about a third person  in Spanish.
Very similar statements to these but asking about the other person (the second person)
Very similar statements to these but asking about someone else. (the third person)

The Contents

His name is Pablo.
Se llama Pablo.
She is from Madrid.
Es de madrid
He is French.
Él es francés.
She lives in England.
Vive en inglaterra
Her father was born in Germany.
Su padre nació en Alemania.
His father lives with his girlfriend.
Su padre vive con su novia.
His boyfriend is 25 years old.
Su novio tiene 25 años.
He is an accountant.
Él es contable
My sister has a dog and two cats.
Mi hermana tiene un perro y dos gatos.
Her favourite colour is blue.
Su color favorito es el azul.
Her brother is fat.
Su hermano es gordo.
His father plays tennis in his free time.
Su padre juega al tenis en su tiempo libre.
She goes home on the bus after work.
Ella va a casa en el autobús después del trabajo.
Her favourite actor is Tom Hanks.
Su actor favorito es Tom Hanks.
He has 2 brothers and one sister.
Tiene 2 hermanos y una hermana.
My teacher has 2 sisters.
Mi profesor tiene 2 hermanas.
My brother's name is Pedro.
Mi hermano es se llama pedro
His sisters' names are Sheila and Karen.
sus hermanas se llaman Sheila y Karen.
His ambition is to be famous.
Su ambición es ser famoso.
He likes drinking beer.
A él le gusta beber cerveza.
She would like to visit Paris.
Le gustaría visitar París.
She is not happy with her weight, she thinks she is too fat.
No está contenta con su peso, piensa que está demasiado gorda.
He would not like to go to Disneyland.
No le gustaría ir a Disneyland.
Her hair is blonde and short.
Su cabello es rubio y corto.
He supports Manchester United.
Él apoya el Manchester United.
His favourite sportsperson is Rafael Nadal.
Su deportista favorito es Rafael Nadal.
Her ambition is to get married and have children.
Su ambición es casarse y tener hijos.
He goes to Spain on holiday.
Se va a España de vacaciones.
She hates the Game of Thrones.
Ella odia el juego de tronos.
He voted leave in the referendum.
Votó leave en el referéndum.
She spends 2 hours every day on Facebook.
Ella pasa 2 horas todos los días en Facebook.
She has over 500 friends on Facebook.
Ella tiene más de 500 amigos en Facebook.
He does not use Twitter.
Él no usa Twitter.
No, she does not smoke.
No, ella no fuma.
He is not shy, he is extrovert.
No es tímido, es extrovertido.
He goes to work by bicycle.
Va a trabajar en bicicleta.
He takes 20 minutes to get to work.
Tarda 20 minutos en llegar al trabajo.
She hates her job.
Ella odia su trabajo.
She is lazy.
Ella es perezosa
His favourite food is hamburgers.
Su comida favorita son las hamburguesas.
His dog's name is Elvis.
El nombre de su perro es Elvis.
She visits her family in the summer.
Ella visita a su familia en el verano.
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