un asunto familiar gravean urgent family matter
vine a discutir unos asuntosI came to discuss several matters or issues
no sé nada de ese asuntoI don't know anything about it or the matter
el asunto de los impuestos divide al gobiernothe government is divided on the matter or question or issue of taxes
hemos tratado el asunto de nuestro divorciowe've talked about the subject of our divorce
¡esto es asunto mío!that's my business or affair!
¡asunto concluido!that's an end to the matter!
me ha llamado el jefe a su despacho mal asuntothe boss has called me to his office "doesn't look good"
ir al asuntoto get down to business
el asunto es que ...the thing is (that) ...