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De vez en cuando

From time to time

A veces

At times

Otras veces

At other times

Durante la semana

During the week

Los viernes por la tarde

On Friday evenings

Los domingos por la mañana

On Sunday mornings

Depende del día

It depends on the day

Sobre todo los sábados

Especially on Saturdays

Si me (nos) da tiempo

If I (we) have the time

Suelo (solemos) + infinitive

I (we) usually

Por lo general


Lo típico

The usual thing

Intento + infinitive

I try to

Me (nos) gusta / encanta + infinitive

I (we) like / love to

Aunque me (nos) resulte muy difícil

Even if it's very difficult for me (us)

Aunque me (nos) resulta bastante fácil

Although it's quite easy for me (us)

O sea

In other words

Es decir

That is to say

Dicho esto / eso

Having said this / that

Al llegar a casa / al colegio

On arriving at home / school

Me (nos) cuesta mucho + infinitive

I (we) find it very hard to

Desde luego

Of course

Por supuesto

Of course


Of course

Nunca logro (logramos) + infinitive

I (we) never manage to

Sobre las ocho

At about 8 o'clock

A eso de las ocho

At about 8 o'clock

A las ocho más o menos

At about 8 o'clock

Poco después de las ocho

A little after 8 o'clock

A las ocho en punto

At 8 o'clock precisely

Como vivo bastante lejos / cerca de

As I live quite far from / near to

A 30 minutos en metro

30 minutes by tube

A más de 10 kilómetros de

More than 10km from

Voy caminando / corriendo a

I walk / run to

Unos minutos después

A few minutes later

Después de tomar el desayuno

After eating my breakfast

Entonces / luego


Tardo mucho tiempo en ducharme

I take a long time getting showered

por lo que normalmente llego tarde

therefore I usually arrive late

... así que


Por lo tanto


No obstante


Sin embargo


Como resultado / consecuencia

As a result

A causa de esto

Because of this

Por esta razón

For this reason

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