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I brushed my hair
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
a. me cepillé el pelo (single occurence)
I brushed my hair, but I didn't wash it.Me cepillé el pelo pero no me lo lavé.
b. me cepillé el cabello (single occurence)
I brushed my hair after my nap.Me cepillé el cabello después de la siesta.
c. me cepillaba el pelo (habitual action)
I brushed my hair every day until my stylist said that was too damaging.Me cepillaba el pelo todos los días hasta que mi estilista me dijo que es muy dañino.
d. me cepillaba el cabello (habitual action)
I brushed my hair every morning before school.Me cepillaba el cabello cada mañana antes de ir a la escuela.
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