tan rápido
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tan rápido(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (adverb)
a. so fast
No hables tan rápido, por favor, que no te entiendo.Don't talk so fast, please. I can't understand you.
b. so quickly
Todo sucedió tan rápido que no tuve tiempo de reaccionar.Everything happened so quickly that I didn't have time to react.
2. (adjective)
a. so fast
El tren es tan rápido que llegamos a Barcelona en solo dos horas.The train is so fast that we arrived in Barcelona in just two hours.
b. so quick
Hoy en día, el proceso de recuperación es tan rápido que el paciente se va a casa tras la operación.Nowadays, the recovery process is so quick that the patient goes home after the operation.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Luis es tan rápido andando que, cuando vamos de paseo, tiene que parar de vez en cuando para esperarnos.Luis is such a fast walker that, when we go for a walk, he has to stop from time to time to wait for us.
El efecto de la pastilla es tan rápido que te quedas dormido en un abrir y cerrar de ojos.The pill takes effect so quickly that you fall asleep in the twinkling of an eye.
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