Listen to an audio pronunciation
vs
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Quick answer
"En cuanto" is an adverb which is often translated as "as soon as", and "no bien" is a phrase which is also often translated as "as soon as". Learn more about the difference between "en cuanto" and "no bien" below.
en cuanto(
ehng
 
kwahn
-
toh
)
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (temporal)
a. as soon as
Nos iremos al cine en cuanto lleguen.We will go to the movies as soon as they get here.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
no bien(
noh
 
byehn
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (no sooner)
a. as soon as
No bien se levantó, preparó la valija.As soon as she got up, she packed her suitcase.
b. no sooner
No bien el avión hubo aterrizado en la pista, ardió en llamas.No sooner had the plane landed on the runway than it went up in flames.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.  |  Ver en español
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS