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"A little bit" is a phrase which is often translated as "un poco", and "a bit" is an adverb which is also often translated as "un poco". Learn more about the difference between "a little bit" and "a bit" 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)
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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a bit(
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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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