A common question is when do we use "usted" and when do we use "tú".
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"Usted" is used:
"Tú" is used with:
If you want to use "tú", it’s okay to can ask someone for their permission:
¿Le puedo tutear?
Can I use "tú" with you?
Frequently, this question asked by the older people to the younger people.
Frequently, Latin Americans and the Canarian people don't use the pronouns "tú" or "vosotros". Instead, they use "usted" or "ustedes" with all people, even with friends and family.
However, the Spanish people are increasingly using "tú"/ "vosotros", especially on the street and in informal situations.