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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (used to express a permanent quality)
2. (used to express a temporary state)
3. (used before a gerund)
a. ha estado
That guy really seems to like me. He's been calling me all week.Parece que le gusto mucho a ese muchacho. Ha estado llamándome toda la semana.
no direct translation
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
Johnny's here. He's been wanting to ask you a question.Johnny está aquí. Te quería hacer una pregunta.
Should we wake your brother up? He's been sleeping for three hours.¿Deberíamos despertar a tu hermano? Lleva tres horas durmiendo.
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