Die Übersetzung von "either" - Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch


conjunction uk /ˈaɪ·ðər, ˈiː·ðər/ us /ˈi·ðər, ˈɑɪ·ðər/
either… or…

B1 used when you are giving a choice of two or more things

o… o…
Either you or I can go.
pronoun, determiner uk /ˈaɪ·ðər, ˈiː·ðər/ us /ˈi·ðər, ˈɑɪ·ðər/

B1 one of two people or things, when it is not important which

‘A hot or a cold drink?’ – ‘Oh, either.’


ambos, -as
There are trees on either side of the house.
adverb uk /ˈaɪ·ðər, ˈiː·ðər/ us /ˈi·ðər, ˈɑɪ·ðər/

B1 used in negative sentences to mean that something else is also true

además, tampoco
The food was bad and it wasn’t cheap either.

(Die Übersetzung von "either" von Cambridge Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


pronoun /ˈaiθə, (especially American) ˈiːðə(r)/

the one or the other of two

cualquiera; ni el uno ni el otro, ninguno de los dos
You may borrow either of these books
I offered him coffee or tea, but he didn’t want either.
either … or

introducing alternatives

o… o…
Either go to see him or send an apology.
either way

in the one case or the other

de cualquier manera
Either way, he wins.
either … or the verb usually matches the noun or pronoun that comes closest to it: Either John or Mary is to blame / Either John or his brothers are going to the show.

(Die Übersetzung von "either" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)