Quick answer
"Whatever happens" is a phrase which is often translated as "pase lo que pase", and "never give up" is an intransitive verb phrase which is often translated as "nunca darse por vencido". Learn more about the difference between "whatever happens" and "never give up" below.
whatever happens
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (no matter what happens)
a. pase lo que pase
Whatever happens in the trial, I'll stand by you.Pase lo que pase en el juicio, yo seguiré a tu lado.
b. ocurra lo que ocurra
We will always be friends, whatever happens.Siempre seremos amigas, ocurra lo que ocurra.
2. (used as part of a relative clause)
a. lo que pase
"You have to adjust to whatever happens in the race," said the marathon runner."Tienes que adaptarte a lo que pase durante la carrera," dijo la corredora de maratón.
b. lo que ocurra
We're a tough people and we're ready to cope with whatever happens next.Somos un pueblo fuerte y estamos preparados para afrontar lo que ocurra ahora.
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never give up(
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
1. (to keep trying)
a. nunca darse por vencido
Getting a college degree won't be easy, but it's so important that you never give up.Obtener tu título universitario no será fácil, pero es tan importante que nunca te des por vencido.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
2. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. ¡Nunca te rindas!
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
Keep trying and you'll get there! Never give up!Sigue intentándolo y lo conseguirás. ¡Nunca te rindas!
3. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. ¡Nunca se rindan! (plural)
If I can do it, anybody can. Never give up!Si yo puedo lograrlo, todos pueden lograrlo. ¡Nunca se rindan!
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