no tenemos nada que hacer

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no tenemos nada que hacer(
noh
 
teh
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neh
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mohs
 
nah
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dah
 
keh
 
ah
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sehr
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (we have no task to do)
a. we don't have anything to do
"No tenemos nada que hacer," dijo uno de los alumnos."We don't have anything to do," said one of the students.
b. we have nothing to do
Si no tenemos nada que hacer, nuestro maestro nos deja jugar.If we have nothing to do, our teacher lets us play.
2. (we are unlikely to succeed)
a. we don't stand a chance
No tenemos nada que hacer. El equipo rival es muy superior a nosotros.We don't stand a chance. Our rivals are a lot better than us.
3. (we shouldn't be)
a. we have no business
No tenemos nada que hacer aquí. Vámonos.We have no business here. Let's go.
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