I can do anything
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I can do anything(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (used in affirmative statements)
a. puedo hacer cualquier cosa
I've finally graduated from college. I can do anything I want.Por fin me gradué de la universidad. Puedo hacer cualquier cosa que quiera.
b. puedo hacerlo todo
Kids, work, husband. You're like a superhero. - Yes, I can do anything.Hijos, trabajo, esposo. Eres como un superhéroe. – Sí, puedo hacerlo todo.
c. puedo hacer lo que sea
Do you need help getting ready for the party? I can do anything to help you.¿Necesitas ayuda para preparar la fiesta? Puedo hacer lo que sea para ayudarte.
2. (used in negative statements)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Have you talked to Lucy? Do you think she'll get back with you? - No. She doesn't want to talk to me. I don't think I can do anything to get her back.¿Hablaste con Lucy? ¿Crees que volverá contigo? – No. No quiere ni hablar conmigo. No creo que pueda hacer nada para recuperarla.
My computer is frozen. - I don't know much about technology. I doubt I can do anything to help you.Mi computadora no está funcionando. – No sé mucho acerca de tecnología. Dudo que pueda hacer algo para ayudarte.
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