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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (indicating place)
a. here
Así no se hacen las cosas acá.That's not how we do things here.
b. over here
Ven acá y ve esta foto que publicó mi hermana de su nuevo bebé.Come over here and look at this picture my sister posted of her new baby.
2. (indicating time)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Trabajo aquí de un mes acá.I've been working here for a month now.
Desde ayer acá está muy enfadada conmigo.She's been really mad at me since yesterday.
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (lugar)
a. here
de acá para alláback and forth
más acácloser
¡ven acá!come (over) here!
2. (tiempo)
de una semana acáduring the last week
de un tiempo acárecently
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1 especialmente (Latinoamérica) (aquí) here; over here
acá y allá o acullá here and there; pasearse de acá para allá to walk up and down o to and fro; ¡ven o vente para acá! come over here!; ¡más acá! more over this way!; más acá de on this side of; tráelo más acá move it this way; bring it closer; está muy acá it's right here; no tan acá not so close; not so far this way
2 (ahora) at this time; now
de o desde ayer acá since yesterday; de acá a poco of late; ¿de cuándo acá? since when?
3 (Latinoamérica) (como demostrativo) this person etc here
acá le contará he'll tell you about it; acá es mi señora this is my wife
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