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I was happy
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (single occurrence)
2. (habitual action)
a. era feliz (indicating an inherent characteristic)
I was happy when I was younger. Life seemed easier back then.Era feliz cuando era más joven. La vida parecía ser más fácil en ese entonces.
b. estaba feliz (indicating a temporary state)
Why were you smiling? - I was happy because I'd found a dollar.¿Por qué sonreías? - Estaba feliz porque había encontrado un dólar.
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