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actually

adverb   /ˈæk·tʃu·əl·i/
A2 used when you are saying what is true about a situation en realidad He didn’t actually say anything important. So what actually happened?
B1 used to emphasize that something surprising is true se usa para enfatizar un hecho sorprendente A friend of mine was actually at the same concert – I hadn’t seen her for years!
used to politely correct someone en realidad, de hecho ‘You never told me.’ ‘Actually, I did.’ She’s Mexican, actually, not Puerto Rican. ‘Can I borrow $20?’ ‘Actually, no, sorry.’
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