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"In addition" is a phrase which is often translated as "además", and "therefore" is an adverb which is often translated as "por lo tanto". Learn more about the difference between "in addition" and "therefore" below.
in addition(
ihn
 
uh
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dih
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shuhn
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (adverbial)
a. además
In addition, the school will offer food and beverage on the field trip.La escuela ofrecerá además comida y bebida en el paseo.
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therefore(
ther
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fawr
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (consequently)
a. por lo tanto
The borrower is unable to repay the loan. Therefore, his assets will be seized.El prestatario no puede pagar el préstamo. Por lo tanto se confiscarán sus bienes.
b. por consiguiente
You said you wanted to buy a house. You should, therefore, start saving.Dijiste que querías comprar una casa. Por consiguiente, deberías empezar a ahorrar.
c. luego (literary)
There aren't enough votes, therefore the motion is not passed.No hay los votos suficientes, luego no se adopta la propuesta.
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