para acá

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para acá(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (used in relation to space)
a. over here
Si vienen para acá, les explico lo que tienen que hacer.If you come over here, I'll explain what you have to do.
b. here
Jaimito, ven para acá y dame un beso. - Sí, abuela.Jaimito, come here and give me a kiss. - Yes, Grandma.
c. nearer
Mueve la silla un poco para acá. Esa señora no puede pasar.Bring the chair a bit nearer. That lady can't get through.
2. (used in relation to time)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Desde un año para acá, estoy mucho más ocupado que antes.For one year now, I've been much busier than before.
De un tiempo para acá, veo a mi madre muy triste y alicaída.For some time now, I've noticed that my mother is very sad and downhearted.
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