al grano

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al grano(
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grah
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noh
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. to the point
¿Por qué no vas al grano y acabamos con esto?Why don't you get to the point and we get this over with?
b. to the heart of the matter
Mira, voy a ir al grano. Ya no te necesitramos en el equipo.Look, I'll go to the heart of the matter. We don't need you in the team anymore.
c. to the nitty-gritty
Tomaron unos tragos antes de ir al grano del asunto.They had a couple of drinks before getting to the nitty-gritty of the matter.
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