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"Carry away" is a transitive verb phrase which is often translated as "llevarse", and "take away" is a transitive verb phrase which is also often translated as "llevarse". Learn more about the difference between "carry away" and "take away" below.
carry away
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. llevarse
The wind carried away our umbrella.El viento se llevó nuestro paraguas.
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to remove)
a. llevarse
My cousin is coming tomorrow to take away the old furniture.Mañana viene mi primo a llevarse los muebles viejos.
b. quitar
That gruesome scene took away my appetite.Esa escena desagradable me quitó el apetito.
c. sacar
The government is trying to take away our freedom of speech.El gobierno intenta sacarnos el derecho a la libre expresión.
2. (mathematics)
a. restar
Take away 60 from 10 and you get 50.Si a 60 le restas10 te da 50.
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
3. (to remove; often used with "from")
a. quitar valor a
They didn't play well today, but that doesn't take away from the fact that they've had a good season.Hoy no jugaron bien, pero eso no quita valor al hecho de que han tenido una buena temporada.
4. (arrive at conculsions)
a. aprender
What interesting facts did you take away from the visit to the museum?¿Qué hechos interesantes aprendiste de la visita al museo?
5. (to take out) (United Kingdom)
a. llevar
Is that to eat in or take away, Sir?¿Es para comer aquí o para llevar, Señor?
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