In our next article, we`ll see some special cases of verb agreement in espaol, okay. Concordancia is the harmonious combination of elements in a single sentence. There are two types of agreements (Concordancia) in Spanish: nominal concordancia (Noun agreement) and verbal concordancia (verb-agreement). Let`s look at some rules for the Concordancia verbally. Data availability: All relevant data can be found in the document (Table 1 and Table 3). English/Spanish teacher and translator for more than 20 years. I`ve been blogging since 2007 and I`m also a professional singer in my spare time. Los artistas tenéis una vida muy agitada. [You artists have a very hectic life.] Funding: the author has not received any specific funding for this work. El niéo duerme tranquilo.
[The boy sleeps well.] In Spanish, it is very common to see sentences in which the verb corresponds to nosotros (as) and vosotros (as)/ustedes, but these do not come in pronomic form, but as nouns. Here are some examples: received on March 2, 2020; Adopted on July 31, 2020; Published: 18 August 2020 2. If we are subject compuesto (two or more subjects) the verb must be in plural form. Té y yo no tenemos nada en comén. [You and I have nothing in common.] T`y yo nosotros (1st plural person) Los medicos gan`is mucha plata pero los profesores somos muy mal remunerados. [Your doctors make a lot of money, but we teachers are very underpaid.] Pasaron por mi casa los abuelos de Nacho. [Nacho`s grandparents have returned home. – Remember that in Spanish, we can reverse the position of the subjects.] Juan y te serén buenos amigos.
[You and Juan are probably good friends.] Juan y t`ustedes (3rd plural person – Latin American Spanish) Salieron juntos tu papé y mi teo. [Your father and uncle left together.] you papé y mi teo – ellos (3rd person multiural) Publisher: Shiri Lev-Ari, Royal Holloway University of London, UNITED KINGDOM Las ni`as jugaban a la rayuela. [The girls were playing Hopscotch.] Copyright: © 2020 Delgado et al. It is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution license, which allows unrestricted use, distribution and reproduction in any media, provided that the author and source of origin are credited. 1. If we have only one subject, the verb in number and in person corresponds to that. In the following sentences, the theme is bold. Quote: Delgado AR, Prieto G, Burin DI (2020) Agreement on the frequency of emotion labels in eight Spanish language spaces. PLoS ONE 15 (8): e0237722.