The Spanish word for “this” (singular) is “este/esta”. For the word “these” (plural) is “estos/estas”. For neutral the word is “esto”.
How to pronounce “este” in Spanish:
Sounds like – es-tay
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Practice the Spanish translation for “this” using these sentences:
Example 1: (singular)
I want to buy a car like this one.
Quiero comprar un carro como este.
Example 2: (plural)
Are these your shoes?
¿Estos son tus zapatos?
Example 3: (neutral)
I didn’t want this to happen.
No quise que pasara esto.
This is my house and these are my pets.
Esta es mi casa y estas son mis mascotas.
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