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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 come close to)
2. (to go to)
a. to come by
¿Me acerco a tu casa y probamos mi videojuego nuevo?Shall I come by your house so we can try my new videogame?
b. to drop by
Voy a acercarme a casa de la abuela para ver cómo está.I am going to drop by grandmother's to check how she is.
c. to pop into
De camino a casa, acércate a la tienda de la esquina y compra pan.Pop into the corner shop and get some bread on your way home.
3. (to become interested in)
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