al cabo
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al cabo(
ahl
 
kah
-
boh
)
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (at the end of)
a. in the end
No quería ir a la fiesta, pero, al cabo, decidí ir y la pasé genial.I didn't want to go to the party, but in the end, I decided to go and I had a great time.
b. ultimately
Primero iremos a pasar en la feria, y, al cabo, iremos a cenar.First we are going to hangout in at the fair, and ultimately, we'll have dinner.
c. at the end
Al cabo de dos meses, regresé a mi pueblito porque no me gustó la vida en la gran ciudad.At the end of two months, I returned to my small town because I didn't like the big city life.
2. (then)
a. afterwards
Leyó la carta y, al cabo, la quemó.He read the letter and burned it afterwards.
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