Translation of "this" - English-Spanish dictionary
A1 used to mean something or someone that is near you or that you are pointing to
How much did this car cost?
A2 used to mean something that you have already talked about
When did this happen?
A2 used to mean something or someone that is near you or that you are pointing to
esto, este, esta
This is my girlfriend, Beth.
A2 used to refer to something that is happening or something that you are doing
This is how you prepare the fish.
(Definition of this from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
this adjective /ðis/ ( plural these /ðiːz/)
› used in stories to indicate a person, thing etc that one is describing or about to describe
éste, ésta, éstos, éstas; dicho hombre/dicha mujer
Then this man arrived. like this
› in this way
así, de esta manera/forma
It would be quicker if you did it like this.