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it is what it is
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
a. es lo que es
This medicine costs way more than I expected, but it is what it is.Esta medicina cuesta más de lo que esperaba, pero es lo que es.
b. las cosas son como son
I am disappointed in my friend, and she hasn't apologized. I guess it is what is is.Estoy decepcionada con mi amiga, y no ha pedido disculpas. Supongo que las cosas son como son.
c. es lo que hay
Regionalism used in Spain
Well, I don't like Linda, and I wish she weren't coming to dinner, but it is what it is.Bueno, no me gusta Linda, y desearía que no viniera a la cena, pero es lo que hay.
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