Profile Picture

"I don't mind" and "I don't care" are not the same

vor 5 Monaten
Actually they are not identical or interchangeable. The context matters and so does the intonation. Here are some examples:
1."Do you mind if I open the window? No, I don't mind, go ahead."
= ¿Te importa que abra la ventana? No, no me importa....
2. "I don't care if you open the window or leave it closed, just be quiet."= Me da igual que abras la ventana o que la dejes cerrada, pero estate callado.
3. "Who cares?" = ¿Qué más da?
4. "I don't care what you think" = No me interesa su opinión/lo que pienses.
5. "I don't mind if you smoke, it doesn't bother me. I just care about your health."= no me importa que fumes, no me molesta. Pero sí que me importa tu salud.

Did you know this? Can you come up with more examples?

Beliebt

Profile Picture
Profile Picture
Andrés
FlagSpanischVor 2 stunden
Kommentare: 0Melden
vocabulario
conversación
díadelpadre
Profile Picture
Profile PictureFlagEnglischVor einem tag
Kommentare: 12Melden
Profile Picture
Profile Picture
Andrés
FlagSpanischVor einem tag
Kommentare: 1Melden
comida
alimentos
conversación
vocabulario
Profile Picture

Jackie

Flag
(20)
$18.00-24.00
USD/h
Englisch
USA
47
Unterricht buchen