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"By car" is a phrase which is often translated as "en coche", and "come in" is a phrase which is often translated as "adelante". Learn more about the difference between "by car" and "come in" below.
by car(
bay
 
kar
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (by driving)
a. en coche
It only takes me five minutes to get to your house by car.Solo me lleva cinco minutos llegar a tu casa en coche.
b. en auto
I know it's slower, but I would rather travel by car than by plane.Sé que es más lento, pero prefiero viajar en auto a viajar en avión.
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come in(
kuhm
 
ihn
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (used to tell someone they can enter)
a. adelante
Do you have a minute, Mr. Lewis? - Yes, of course! Come in!¿Tiene un minuto, Señor Lewis? - ¡Sí, claro! ¡Adelante!
2. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. pasa
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Don't just stand at the door! Come in!¡No te quedes ahí en la puerta! ¡Pasa!
b. pase
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Hello, Ms. Grover! Come in!¡Hola, Señorita Grover! ¡Pase!
3. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. pasen (plural)
Come in! Freddie, your friends are here!¡Pasen! ¡Freddie, tienes a tus amigos aquí!
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
4. (to enter)
a. entrar
Hurry; come in before the rain starts!¡Rápido, entra antes de que empiece a llover!
b. pasar
I'm here to see the doctor. - Come in and have a seat.Vine a ver al médico. - Pasa y toma asiento.
5. (to arrive)
a. llegar
I came in last in the race because I tripped.Llegué último en la carrera porque me tropecé.
6. (related to the tide)
a. subir
The tide came in and our horses didn't want to cross to the other side.Subió la marea y nuestros caballos no querían cruzar al otro lado.
b. crecer
Let's get off the beach before the tide comes in.Salgamos de la playa antes de que crezca la marea.
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