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hit the road

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hit the road(
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thuh
 
rod
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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. (to begin a journey)
a. ponerse en marcha
When are your grandparents coming? - They say they are going to hit the road at six.¿Cuándo van a venir tus abuelos? - Dicen que van a ponerse en marcha a las seis.
b. ponerse en camino
We had fun, but it's time for us to hit the road now.Nos divertimos, pero ya es hora de ponernos en camino.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (begin a journey; used to address one person)
a. ponte en marcha
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Hit the road! You need a vacation!¡Ponte en marcha! ¡Necesitas vacaciones!
b. póngase en marcha
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Hit the road and visit a national park.Póngase en marcha y visite un parque nacional.
c. ponte en camino
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
You need a change of scenery. Hit the road this weekend.Necesitas un cambio de aires. Ponte en camino este fin de semana.
d. póngase en camino
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Don't sit at home during spring break. Hit the road!No se quede en casa durante las vacaciones de primavera. ¡Póngase en camino!
3. (begin a journey; used to address multiple people)
a. pónganse en marcha (plural)
Hit the road, guys! It's getting late!Pónganse en marcha, chicos! ¡Se está haciendo tarde!
b. pónganse en camino (plural)
If you have free time this summer, hit the road.Si tiene tiempo libre este verano, pónganse en camino.
4. (go away; used to address one person)
a. lárgate
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
You're not welcome here anymore. Hit the road.Ya no eres bienvenido aquí. Lárgate.
b. lárguese
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
If you're not going to pay, hit the road!Si no va a pagar, ¡lárguese!
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