KudoZ home » English to Spanish » Other

Be good!


Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
14:27 May 11, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Be good!

Summary of answers provided
na¡Pórtate bien!Carolina R
nasé (sed) bueno(s)
nacomportate bien!samsi



8 mins
comportate bien!

it actually means behave well, which is the same as be good
formal way to say it: comportese bien!

hope it helps

    speaking Spanish all day long!
Local time: 13:20
PRO pts in pair: 35
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

1 hr
sé (sed) bueno(s)

An advice.

Local time: 19:20
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 330

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Isabel Peralta
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

4 days
¡Pórtate bien!

¡Compórtate bien!
Both means "behave well", which is the same as "be good".
Please don't forget the "¡" , it is a must in Spanish.

"¡Sé bueno!", is the more literal, but it is not comon in spanish.

Carolina, from Argentina
Literature and Linguistic Studies, Universidad del Salvador, Buenos Aires.
Literature Teacher

Carolina R
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

Return to KudoZ list

KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.

See also:

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search