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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
a. for today
Compré las entradas del concierto para hoy, porque no quedaban para mañana.I bought the concert tickets for today, because they'd been sold out for tomorrow.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Acaba de ponerte el pijama de una vez, que es para hoy, no para mañana.Put on your pajamas once and for all. It's for today, not for tomorrow.
¿Cuál es el plazo de la traducción? - Es para hoy, pero no creo que pueda acabarla.What is the deadline for the translation? - It should be finished today, but I don't think that'll be possible.
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