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"En cuenta" is an adjective which is often translated as "on account", and "en cuanto" is an adverb which is often translated as "as soon as". Learn more about the difference between "en cuenta" and "en cuanto" below.
en cuenta(
ehn
 
kwehn
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tah
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. on account
Ese cliente tiene mucho dinero en cuenta.That customer has a lot of money on account.
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en cuanto(
ehng
 
kwahn
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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.
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