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they were happy
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (to be content generally)
2. (to feel joyful)
a. estaban felices
The villagers had had an election. They were happy with the new mayor.Los vecinos del pueblo habían tenido una elección. Estaban felices con el alcalde nuevo.
b. estuvieron felices
My colleagues learned that the project was finished, and they were happy.Mis colegas se dieron cuenta de que el proyecto se terminó, y estuvieron felices.
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