for a little while

for a little while(
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lih
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duhl
 
wayl
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. un ratito
Sorry we're late. - That's ok. We've been here for a little while just talking.Disculpen que llegamos tarde. - Está bien. Llevamos un ratito aquí hablando nomás.
b. por un ratito
I lived in Paris for a little while, so I speak some French.Viví en París por un ratito, así que hablo algo de francés.
c. un ratico
Regionalism used in Colombia
(Colombia)
Regionalism used in Costa Rica
(Costa Rica)
Regionalism used in Cuba
(Cuba)
Regionalism used in the Dominican Republic
(Dominican Republic)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Regionalism used in Venezuela
(Venezuela)
We decided to go walk around for a little while.Decidimos salir a pasear un ratico.
d. por un ratico
Regionalism used in Colombia
(Colombia)
Regionalism used in Costa Rica
(Costa Rica)
Regionalism used in Cuba
(Cuba)
Regionalism used in the Dominican Republic
(Dominican Republic)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Regionalism used in Venezuela
(Venezuela)
We were at the beach for a little while, but then it started to rain.Estuvimos en la playa por un ratico, pero entonces empezó a llover.
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