for a few minutes
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for a few minutes(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (general)
a. durante unos minutos
He paused for a few minutes, formulating his response.Paró durante unos minutos, formulando su respuesta.
b. por unos minutos
Can you watch my dog for a few minutes? I have to go to the store.¿Puedes cuidar mi perro por unos minutos? Tengo que ir a la tienda.
c. durante algunos minutos
The world seemed to stand still for a few minutes.El mundo pareció detenerse durante algunos minutos.
d. durante unos pocos minutos
For a few minutes, I had no idea what to do. Then, suddenly, the answer became clear.Durante unos poco minutos, no supe qué hacer. Entonces, de repente, la respuesta quedó claro.
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