dentro de poco

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dentro de poco(
dehn
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troh
 
deh
 
poh
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koh
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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).
adverb
1. (general)
a. soon
Las fiestas del pueblo son dentro de poco.The town festival will take place soon.
b. shortly
Me dijeron que se pondrían en contacto conmigo dentro de poco para decirme el resultado del análisis.They told me they'd be in touch shortly to let me know the test results.
c. in a short time
Si los partidos políticos no pactan un acuerdo esta semana, volveremos a tener elecciones dentro de poco.If the political parties don't reach an agreement this week, we'll have elections again in a short time.
d. in a short while
Tendremos que irnos dentro de poco. Los niños ya deberían estar acostados.We'll have to leave in a short while. It's past the children's bedtime.
e. in no time
No te pongas tan triste, hombre, que la vuelves a ver dentro de poco.Come on, don't be so sad. You'll see her again in no time.
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