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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(What a problem!)
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
Regionalism used in Spain
a. What a mess!
Me robaron el bolso con todo mi dinero y mi documentación, y además, como no tenía pasaporte, perdí mi vuelo. - ¡Joder, tía! ¡Qué movida!They stole my purse with all my money and my papers, and what's more, I missed my flight because I didn't have a passport. - Damn, girl! What a mess!
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