for real
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for real(
fawr
 
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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.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(truly)
a. en serio
I'm getting out of here, for real.Voy a escapar de aquí, en serio.
b. de verdad
I want to kiss you for real.Quiero besarte de verdad.
c. de veras
Taylor said she stole a car last summer. - For real?Taylor dijo que robó un coche el verano pasado. - ¿De veras?
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(true)
a. de verdad
Their love is for real.Su amor es de verdad.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
3.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(affirmation)
a. claro
Lauren was an incredible woman, and she broke my heart. - For real.Lauren era una mujer increíble y me rompió el corazón. - Claro.
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