¿Sabías que...?: ¿Qué ingrediente en la paella Valenciana escandalizaría a los amantes de los animales?
and / y
and   [ænd]   [ənd]   [nd]   [ən]   -conjunction
1. y   (before i-, hi- but not hie-)   e
·you and me
· y yo
·French and English
·francénoun e inglénoun
·¿y?,   ¿y qué masculineánoun?
·and how!
*   ¡y (no veas) cómo!
2. (with comparative adjective)
·better and better
·cada vez mejor
·more and more
·cada vez masculineánoun
·more and more difficult
·cada vez masculineánoun difícil
3. (in numbers)
·one and a half
·uno y medio
·a hundred and one
·ciento uno
·two hundred and ten
·doscientos diez
·five hours and 20 minutes
·cinco horas y 20 minutos
·ten dollars and 50 cents
·diez dólares y or con 50 centavos
4. (negative sense)   ni
·without shoes and socks
·sin zapatos ni calcetines
·you can't buy and sell here
·aquí no se permite comprar ni vender
5. (repetition, continuation)
·she cried and cried
·no dejaba de llorar,   lloraba sin parar
·I rang and rang
·llamé muchas veces
·he talked and talked
habló sin parar or Latin America cesar
6. (before infinitive)
·try and do it
·trata de hacerlo
·please try and come!
·¡procura venir!
·wait and see
·espera y veránoun
·come and see me
·ven a verme
7. (implying a distinction)
·there are lawyers and lawyers!
·hay abogados y abogados
8. (implying a conditional)
·one move and you're dead!
·¡como te muevas disparo!,   ¡un solo movimiento y disparo!
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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