buena gente
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buena gente(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (kind people)
a. good people
Los amigos de Susana son buena gente, y la ayudaron mucho cuando se divorció.Susana's friends are good people, and they were a great support to her when she got divorced.
b. nice people
Nuestros vecinos son buena gente, siempre dispuestos a hacer un favor.Our neighbors are nice people, always willing to do a favor.
2. (a kind person)
a. a good person
Mi jefa tiene mal genio, pero en el fondo es buena gente.My boss is bad-tempered, but she's a good person deep down.
b. a nice person
Ya sé que es buena gente, pero a veces me carga un poco.I know he's a nice person, but sometimes he gets a bit on my nerves.
c. a nice guy (masculine)
Carlos es buena gente. Ya verás como hace todo lo que esté en su mano por ayudarte.Carlos is a nice guy. He'll do everything he can to help you, you'll see.
d. a nice woman (feminine)
Su madre es buena gente, y siempre me trató como a un hijo.His mother is a nice woman, and she always treated me as a son.
e. a nice girl (feminine)
Pídele a Sandra que te ayude con el latín. Es buena gente y lo hará.Ask Sandra to help you with your Latin. She's a nice girl and will do it.
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