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"Always" is an adverb which is often translated as "siempre", and "punctual" is an adjective which is often translated as "puntual". Learn more about the difference between "always" and "punctual" below.
always(
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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. (at all times)
a. siempre
You should always look both ways before crossing the street.Siempre debes mirar en ambas direcciones antes de cruzar la calle.
2. (if necessary)
a. siempre
We could always go to the beach instead of the city.Siempre podríamos ir a la playa en vez de la ciudad.
b. en todo caso
We can always ask your mother for help.En todo caso podemos pedirle ayuda a tu madre.
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punctual(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (general)
a. puntual
Compared to their competitors, this train service is extremely punctual and reliable.En comparación con sus competidores, este servicio de tren es muy puntual y fiable.
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