since it was

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since it was
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
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1. (long or undefined period of time; used to express a permanent quality)
a. como era
Since it was Sunday and it was hot out, we decided to go to the beach.Como era domingo y hacía calor, decidimos ir a la playa.
2. (long or undefined period of time; used to express a temporary state)
a. como estaba
We loved the house, but since it was so far from my work, I knew I'd have to buy a car.Nos encantaba la casa, pero como estaba tan lejos de mi trabajo, sabía que tendría que comprar un carro.
3. (short or defined period of time; used to express a permanent quality)
a. como fue
Since it was the first time I had made that mistake, my boss was pretty forgiving.Como fue la primera vez que cometí ese error, mi jefa fue bastante comprensiva.
4. (short or defined period of time; used to talk about a temporary state)
a. como estuvo
Since it was outside all night, the car's going to be covered with snow.Como estuvo toda la noche afuera, el carro va a estar cubierto de nieve.
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