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"En conjunto" is a phrase which is often translated as "as a whole", and "junto" is an adjective which is often translated as "together". Learn more about the difference between "en conjunto" and "junto" below.
en conjunto(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (in general)
a. as a whole
Las nuevas medidas no afectan solo a los funcionarios sino a la población en conjunto.The new measures not only affect civil servants but the population as a whole instead.
b. on the whole
Su obra me gusta en conjunto, pero ninguno de sus cuadros me entusiasma.I like her work on the whole, but I'm not crazy about any of her paintings.
c. overall
En conjunto, los servicios que ofrece esta empresa de telefonía son buenos, aunque hay cosas que se podrían mejorar.Overall, the services offered by this telephone company are good, although there's room for improvement.
d. altogether
Mi experiencia como fotógrafa de guerra fue en conjunto interesante, pero no sé si la volvería a repetirAltogether, my experience as a war photographer was interesting, but I don't know if I'd repeat it.
2. (in cooperation)
a. jointly
El proyecto fue llevado a cabo en conjunto por varias ONGs que operan en la zona.The project was carried out jointly by several NGOs operating in the area.
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junto(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (in the same place)
a. together
Toma todos los ingredientes y ponlos juntos en un tazón.Get all the ingredients and put them together in a mixing bowl.
2. (at the same time)
a. close together
Mis exámenes finales están demasiado juntos.My final exams are too close together.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
3. (simultaneously)
a. together
Llegaron juntos a la fiesta.They arrived at the party together.
4. (in conjunction)
a. together
Akasaki y Amano ganaron el premio Nobel por trabajar juntos en el desarrollo del LED azul.Akasaki and Amano won the Nobel Prize for working together on the development of the blue LED.
5. (close by)
a. nearby
¿Hay un hospital en este pueblo? - Sí, junto hay uno.Is there a hospital in this town? - Yes, there's one nearby.
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
6. (next to; with "a")
a. next to
Mi casa está junto a un centro comercial.My house is next to a mall.
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