a slice of

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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (culinary)
a. una rebanada de (bread)
Spaghetti is served with a slice of garlic bread.Se sirve el espagueti con una rebanada de pan de ajo.
b. un trozo de (cake or pie)
Would you like a a slice of cake? - No, thanks. I don't have much of a sweet tooth.¿Te gustaría un trozo de pastel? - No, gracias. Soy poco goloso.
c. una rodaja de (lemon, tomato, salami)
I've prepared a burger with arugula and a slice of tomato from my garden.He preparado una hamburguesa con rúcula y una rodaja de tomate de mi jardín.
d. una tajada de (meat)
How did you forget to put a slice of meat on my sandwich?¿Cómo te olvidaste de poner una tajada de carne en mi sándwich?
e. una loncha de (ham or cheese)
A slice of Swiss cheese is characterized by its holes.Una loncha de queso suizo se caracteriza por sus agujeros.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(share)
a. una porción de
When I started a business, I didn't realize that I would owe a slice of the profits to the taxman.Cuando empecé un negocio, no me di cuenta de que debería una porción de las ganancias a Hacienda.
b. una parte de
When our father died, each one of us inherited a slice of the family business.Cuando nuestro padre murió, cada uno de nosotros heredamos una parte de la empresa familiar.
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