|Prepositions with 'con' (with)|
As you build your vocabulary you can create sentences by using prepositions combined with such words as 'con' which means 'with'. For example:
|conmigo - with me||con nosotros/as - with us|
|contigo - with you||con vosotros/as - with you|
|con él - with him||con ellos - with them (masculine)|
|con ella - with her||con ellos - with them (feminine)|
|con usted - with you (polite)||con ustedes - with you (polite|
|I am with you.||Estoy contigo.|
|You are with me.||Usted está conmigo.|
|She is with him.||Ella está con él.|
|He is with her.||Él está con ella.|
|I work with you now.||Trabajo contigo ahora.|
|They live with me.||Ellos viven conmigo.|
(singular - polite)
|¿Quién vive con ustedes?|
|I want to speak
(plural - polite)
|Quiero hablar con usted.|
Note: There is one more pronoun
that can be combined with 'con', but that is not used as commonly. It is 'consigo'
which means, with him or with her. You only use it when the pronoun is
referring to the subject. For example:
He took the book with him - Él llevó los libros consigo.
My brother lives with him - Mi hermano vive con él.