In Mexico, ¿Qué tal? means “What’s happening?” or “What’s up?” as opposed to “How are you?” or “How are things going?” as you may have learned in your Spanish textbook or class. So, it’s much more casual than the same phrase would be in other dialects of Spanish.
How is que tal used?
Tal functions as an adverb with qué in questions to ask how people or things are. Literal translations of such sentences generally aren’t possible, since such questions are often casual and idiomatic, so context will determine what’s meant. Hola ¿qué tal? (Hi, how are you?)
How do you respond to Que tal?
Bien, bien,¿ y usted/tu? Muy bien, gracias, is the straightforward reply and as Annie says it is polite to ask how they are. You could also say ‘genial’ or if your feeling out of sorts ‘asi, asi’ [so, so] The last two answers are to someone who is interested in how you feel ie a friend.
Is que tal Spanish or Mexican?
“¿Qué tal?” is so very common in Mexico that it is not really thought of as slang any more where “¿Qué onda?” still is. Both are perfectly acceptable, but “¿Qué onda?” isn’t usually used by the “establishment types.”
What do que tal mean?
It means “What’s up” in general.
Do Puerto Ricans say Que tal?
Just like most Spanish speaking countries, Puerto Ricans have a way of shortening words. So, if you are trying to say, “What’s up, dude?” you can say “¿Que tal, acho?” They are also used as fillers between thoughts and sentences when speaking. It’s similar to “well” in English.
Is Que tal informal or formal?
¿Qué tal? is used in both, informal and formal situations, so you can greet an elderly person with ¿qué tal?
What is the difference between que tal and Como estas?
¿Qué tal? could also mean What’s up? If you are asking about their health, go with ¿Cómo estás? If you are just asking “How are you doing?”, How are things going?(¿Cómo va?/¿Cómo anda?)
Does Mucho Gusto mean?
Mucho Gusto Pronounced: Moo-cho Goo-stow. This phrase means “nice to meet you.” It is obviously used when you’re meeting someone for the first time. It can be used in the beginning and the end of the conversation.
Who uses Que tal?
In Spain this expression is used frequently and while it isn’t the most elegant expression there is nothing wrong with using it on a regular basis (in fact, most people do). We might warn you though that most people don’t ask you ¿qué tal? in a deep or profound sense.
What is Y tú?
Y’tu | Spanish to English Translation – SpanishDict. y’tu. Possible Results: y tú -and you.
Is Cómo estás formal?
If you’d like to say “Hello, how are you?” in Spanish, you can use “*Hola, ¿cómo estás?” (informal/singular). If you are greeting someone in a more formal setting, you’ll want to use “Hola, ¿cómo está?” (formal/singular).
What is hasta luego?
Definition of hasta luego
: until later : see you later.