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"A bit" is an adverb which is often translated as "un poco", and "a little bit" is a phrase which is also often translated as "un poco". Learn more about the difference between "a bit" and "a little bit" below.
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
adverb
1. (general)
a. un poco
The restaurant is a bit far to walk from here.El restaurante está un poco lejos para caminar desde aquí.
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a little bit(
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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)
a. un poco
You have to have a little bit of patience.Hay que tener un poco de paciencia.
b. un poquito
This coffee needs a little bit more sugar.Este café necesita un poquito más de azúcar.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
adverb
2. (to a small extent)
a. un poco
I was a little bit worried when you didn't return my call.Estuve un poco preocupado cuando no devolviste mi llamada.
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