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Spanish Word of the Day: Deprisa

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Deprisa

Adverbios de modo II

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 5/11/2015
Word: Deprisa
(de-PRI-sa) adverbio
English: Fast, quickly
Etymology: Del latín de priesa
Meaning: 1- Con rapidez en lo que se hace o dice.
2- Con prisas o menos tiempo de lo habitual o de lo que se precisa para hacer algo bien.
3- “Deprisa y corriendo”: De forma apresurada, repentina o improvisada.
Topic:Adverbios de modo II
Example:

“He malgastado mis fuerzas, viviendo deprisa, ya me cansé de seguirte, yo me quedo aquí.”

Viviendo deprisa, Alejandro Sanz

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