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"A bit of" is a phrase which is often translated as "un poco de", and "a little" is a phrase which is often translated as "un poco". Learn more about the difference between "a bit of" and "a little" below.
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (a small amount of)
a. un poco de
All I ask from you is a bit of respect.Todo lo que te pido es un poco de respeto.
2. (a piece of)
a. un pedazo de
Who wants a bit of cake?¿Quién quiere un pedazo de tarta?
b. un trozo de
Can I throw a bit of bread to the ducks, Dad?¿Puedo echarles un trozo de pan a los patos, papá?
3. (a part of)
a. una parte de
This is a bit of the series I personally found quite boring.Esta es una parte de la serie que yo personalmente encontré bastante aburrida.
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a little(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (small amount)
a. un poco
I should have added a little salt to the stew.Debería haberle añadido un poco de sal al guisado.
2. (a short time)
a. un rato
Don't worry, your mom will be back in a little.No te preocupes, tu mamá regresará en un rato.
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