any bug spray
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (some insect repelent)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. algo de repelente de insectos
Do you have any bug spray? - No, you said you were going to bring it!¿Tienes algo de repelente de insectos? - No, ¡dijiste que lo ibas a traer tú!
b. algo de repelente para insectos
Did you pack any bug spray for your camping trip?¿Metiste algo de repelente para insectos para el viaje de camping?
2. (any type of insect repellent)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. cualquier repelente de insectos
Buy any bug spray as long as it's all natural.Compra cualquier repelente de insectos con tal de que sea completamente natural.
b. cualquier repelente para insectos
Any bug spray that has DEET will help to keep mosquitos and ticks off you.Cualquier repelente para insectos que lleve DEET mantendrá alejados a los mosquitos y las garrapatas.
3. (used in negative constructions)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
I don't have any bug spray.No tengo repelente de insectos.
We're covered with bites because didn't have any bug spray.Estamos llenos de picaduras porque no teníamos repelente para insectos.
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