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"We are women" is first person plural = "wir sind", and "you are men" is second person plural = "ihr seid".
There are three different forms for "sie"("Sie") in German:
1. ich (I)
2. du (informal "you")
3. er/sie/es (he/she/it)
1. wir (we)
2. ihr (informal "you")
3. sie/Sie (they/ formal "you")
"we" and "she" don't have the same conjugated verb. "She" is the third person singular, just like "er" and "es" and gets conjugated the same way. However, the conjugated verb of the third person plural (they/the formal "you") is indeed always identical to that of the first person plural (we). So it's:
"sie ist eine Frau" = "she is a woman"
"sie sind Frauen" = "they are women"
"Sie sind Frauen" = "you are women".
As to why that is, I never thought about it. I just see the second person plural (ihr) as the outlier, messing up the identical plural forms :)
[the formal "you" is used in both singular and plural, but it is conjugated like the third person plural, which is why I put it there]
I am writing "We are woman and you are men" and it keeps saying incorrect.
what is the difference between wir?, and wer and how do i know when is wer and when is wir?