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"Be angry" is an intransitive verb phrase which is often translated as "estar enojado", and "get angry" is an intransitive verb phrase which is often translated as "enojarse". Learn more about the difference between "be angry" and "get angry" below.
be angry(
bi
 
ahng
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gri
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An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. estar enojado
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
You don't need to be angry. I'm going to help you when I have time.No necesitas estar enojado. Te voy a ayudar cuando tenga tiempo.
b. estar enfadado
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
He is always angry and I never know why.Siempre está enfadado y nunca sé por qué.
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get angry(
geht
 
ahng
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gri
)
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. enojarse
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
There's no need to get so angry about such a small thing, Louise.No hay por qué enojarse tanto por una tontería así, Louise.
b. enfadarse
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Dad got really angry with me when he saw my grades.Papá se enfadó mucho conmigo cuando vio mis notas.
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