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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (indicating a permanent characteristic)
2. (indicating a temporary state)
3. (indicating a passage of time)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
We've been married for 41 years.Tenemos 41 años de casados.
We've been waiting for two hours.Llevamos dos horas esperando.
4. (indicating a profession or occupation)
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