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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (at noon) (Mexico)
Regionalism used in Mexico
Regionalism used in Spain
a. after lunch
Después de comer, tomamos una siesta.After lunch, we took a nap.
b. after having lunch
Por lo general, tengo sueño después de comer.I generally feel sleepy after having lunch.
2. (in the evening) (Latin America)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
a. after dinner
Después de comer, hicimos una caminata a la luz de la luna.We took a stroll in the moonlight after dinner.
b. after having dinner
Después de comer a la luz de las velas, le propuso matrimonio.After having dinner by the candlelight, he proposed to her.
3. (following a meal)
a. after eating
Asegúrate de lavar los dientes después de comer.Make sure you brush your teeth after eating.
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