Quick answer
"Of" is a preposition which is often translated as "de", and "dream on" is a phrase which is often translated as "en tus sueños". Learn more about the difference between "of" and "dream on" below.
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (indicating possession)
a. de
The wings of an eagle can span eight feet.Las alas de un águila se extienden hasta ocho pies.
2. (descriptive)
a. de
It is a question of ethics.Es una cuestión de ética.
3. (indicating material)
a. de
This chair is made of oak.Esta silla es de roble.
4. (indicating distance)
a. de
She walked a distance of three miles.Caminó una distancia de tres millas.
5. (indicating location)
a. de
The Caribbean coast of Mexico is the best location for snorkeling.La costa caribeña de México es el mejor lugar para bucear con esnórquel.
6. (indicating content)
a. de
Can you get me a bottle of water?¿Me traes una botella de agua?
7. (among)
a. de
One of the students in my group got lost.Uno de los estudiantes de mi grupo se perdió.
8. (toward)
a. hacia
He made no effort to hide his hatred of the invaders.No hizo ningún esfuerzo por ocultar su odio hacia los invasores.
b. por
We shared a love of music.Compartíamos un amor por la música.
9. (indicating time)
a. menos
I need to be at the office at a quarter of seven.Tengo que estar en la oficina a las siete menos cuarto.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
dream on
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (used to express skepticism about a statement)
a. en tus sueños
We will be the next champions. - Dream on. Our team is better.Seremos los próximos campeones. - En tus sueños. Nuestro equipo es mejor.
b. soñar no cuesta nada
I will become a famous rockstar. - Dream on.Voy a ser una estrella de rock famosa. - Soñar no cuesta nada.
c. sigue soñando
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
One day Emily will go on a date with me. - Dream on!Algún día, Emily va a aceptarme una cita. - ¡Sigue soñando!
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
2. (to continue dreaming)
a. seguir soñando
I will work hard and dream on.Voy a trabajar duro y seguir soñando.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.  |  Ver en español