una barra de
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
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1. (quantity of a substance)
a. a ... bar
Después de cada comida, me como una barra de chocolate de postre. - ¿En serio? Eso es mucho chocolate.After every meal, I eat a chocolate bar as dessert. - Really? That's a lot of chocolate.
b. a bar of
Amor, ¿me pasas una barra de jabón, por favor? Estoy en la ducha y no hay.Honey, can you please hand me a bar of soap? I'm in the shower and there's isn't any in here.
c. a ... stick
¿Me prestas tu barra de desodorante? Se me olvidó empacar el mío.Can I borrow your deodorant stick? I forgot to pack mine.
d. a stick of
Para esta receta, vas a necesitar cinco huevos, una taza de azúcar, una barra de mantequilla, y medio litro de leche.For this recipe, you'll need five eggs, one cup of sugar, a stick of butter, and half a liter of milk.
2. (related to a long piece of metal or wood)
a. a ... bar
Los constructores pusieron una barra de acero al carbono bajo el arco para reforzarlo.The builders put a carbon steel bar under the arch to reinforce it.
b. a ... rail
Una barra de acero separa a los espectadores de las obras de arte más valiosas del museo.A steel rail separates the spectators from the museum's most expensive works of art.
c. a ... rod
Tengo que ir a la ferretería mañana para comprar una barra de cortina.I have to go to the hardware store tomorrow to buy a curtain rod.
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