at the same time

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at the same time(
aht
 
thuh
 
seym
 
taym
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (simultaneously)
a. al mismo tiempo
We laughed at the same time.Nos reímos al mismo tiempo.
b. a la vez
When I hear my favorite song, I feel like jumping and crying at the same time.Cuando oigo mi canción favorita, me dan ganas de saltar y llorar a la vez.
c. a la misma hora
In order for this to work, we all have to arrive at the same time.Para que esto funcione, tenemos que llegar todos a la misma hora.
2. (used to express that something else is true)
a. por otro lado
I like the quietness of the countryside. At the same time, I miss the energy of a big city.Me gusta la tranquilidad del campo. Por otro lado, echo de menos la energía de la gran ciudad.
b. al mismo tiempo
I'm in love with James. At the same time, I realize we would be very unhappy together.Estoy enamorada de James. Al mismo tiempo, me doy cuenta de que seríamos muy infelices juntos.
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