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'por aquí'

English translation: Depends on context:

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02:54 Sep 15, 2000
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: 'por aquí'
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Anna Mnevik
English translation:Depends on context:
Explanation:
1. This way, please (if showing someone around)

2. Around here (Looking around directions)

3. Stop ("por aqui" is commonly used in Colombia when asking a taxi or bus driver to stop where you want to get off)

Good Luck!
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Luz Bordenkircher
Local time: 23:16
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Claro, yo querría más ejemplos, pero entiendo que es difícil explicar esto en una manera sencilla y amplia a la vez. Me parece que a veces no importa si el "por" está o no.
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naDepends on context:
Luz Bordenkircher
nathis way
Giles Watson


  

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41 mins
this way


Explanation:
Depending on the context, it means something like "(come/go) this way" or "over here", if the speaker is indicating where something is.

HTH

Giles

Giles Watson
Italy
Local time: 05:16
Native speaker of: English

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Yolanda Broad

Heathcliff
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2 hrs
Depends on context:


Explanation:
1. This way, please (if showing someone around)

2. Around here (Looking around directions)

3. Stop ("por aqui" is commonly used in Colombia when asking a taxi or bus driver to stop where you want to get off)

Good Luck!

Luz Bordenkircher
Local time: 23:16
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 114
Grading comment
Claro, yo querría más ejemplos, pero entiendo que es difícil explicar esto en una manera sencilla y amplia a la vez. Me parece que a veces no importa si el "por" está o no.

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Yolanda Broad

Heathcliff

Jesús Paredes
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