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"De pronto" is an adverb which is often translated as "suddenly", and "de nuevo" is an adverb which is often translated as "again". Learn more about the difference between "de pronto" and "de nuevo" below.
de pronto(
deh
 
prohn
-
toh
)
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (abruptly)
a. suddenly
Estábamos en el parque cuando de pronto empezó a llover.We were at the park when it suddenly started to rain.
b. all of a sudden
Estábamos viendo una película y de pronto se fue la luz.We were watching a movie when all of a sudden the lights went off.
2. (perhaps) (Andes)
Regionalism used in Uruguay
(Uruguay)
a. maybe
De pronto no lo sabían.Maybe they didn't know.
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de nuevo(
deh
 
nweh
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boh
)
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. again
Nos paramos un rato para descansar y después partimos de nuevo.We stopped to rest for a while, and then we set off again.
b. once again
Has cocinado una cena deliciosa de nuevo, mi amor.Once again, you've cooked a delicious dinner, my dear.
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