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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (by coincidence)
a. curiously enough
Estaba pensando en ti y curiosamente me escribiste un mensaje en ese mismo momento.I was thinking about you and curiously enough you wrote me a message at that moment.
b. oddly enough
Laura y yo curiosamente nos fuimos de vacaciones al mismo sitio.Laura and I oddly enough went on vacation to the same place.
c. strangely enough
Curiosamente no estoy nerviosa por la operación.Strangely enough, I don't feel nervous about the operation.
2. (with curiosity)
a. curiously
El niño examinó curiosamente el muñeco porque nunca había visto uno igual.The child examined the toy curiously because he had never seen one similar.
3. (cleanly)
a. neatly
El artista colocó curiosamente las figuras en la vitrina para que la gente pudiera verlas todas.The artist neatly placed the figures in the glass cabinet so everyone could see all of them.
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1 (extrañamente) curiously; oddly
2 (pulcramente) neatly; cleanly
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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