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19:01 May 31, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: hello how are you

Summary of answers provided
naHola, ¿Como estas?claudi
naHola, ¿cómo estás?Joseph Royal
naHola qué tal!Monica Ochoa
naHola, ¿cómo estás?
Lorena Grancelli



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Hola, ¿cómo estás?

This is an usual greeting in Spanish.

Good luck!

Lorena Grancelli
Local time: 01:13
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 59
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23 mins
Hola qué tal!

"...Hola ¿cómo estás?..." is somewhat more formal than "...Hola qué tal?...The first one usually implies that a more thorough answer is actually expected, while in the later the expression "qué tal", although it poses a question, it customarily goes unanswered, or it is answered with something quite trivial, like..."bien...bien".... It all depends on the degree of formality required by your text....Good Luck!

Monica Ochoa
PRO pts in pair: 32

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Hola, ¿cómo estás?

The most normal, (and a little out dated) is Hola, ¿cómo estás? But there are many alternatives to "how are you?" such as: ¿qué tal?¿cómo andas? ¿cómo sigues? ¿cómo te va? And cousins such as ¿qué cuenta? ¿qué pasa? ¿qué hubo? ¿qué hay de nuevo? ¿qué húbole? ¿qué dices?

Joseph Royal
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Local time: 21:13
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 27
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12 days
Hola, ¿Como estas?

this is the correct answer.My native lenguage is spanish.
Good luck, an as we say good bye in spanish, Adios! :)

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