add water
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add water(
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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 mix water in)
a. añadir agua
You can add water or milk to the instant oatmeal.Puedes añadir agua o leche a la avena instantánea.
b. agregar agua
It is easy. All you need to do is add water.Es fácil. Todo lo que necesitas hacer es agregar agua.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. añade agua
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)
Add water if the meat is dry.Añade agua si la carne está seco,
b. agrega agua
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)
Add water when the paint is too thick.Agrega agua cuando la pintura está demasiado espesa.
c. añada agua
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Add water to the cleaner to dilute it.Añada agua al producto de limpieza para diluirlo.
d. agregue agua
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Pour the can of juice concentrate into the pitcher and add water.Vierta la lata de jugo concentrado en el cántaro y agregue agua.
3. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. añadan agua (plural)
When I am on vacation, add water to the aquarium when necessary.Cuando esté de vacaciones, añadan agua al acuario cuando sea necesario.
b. agreguen agua (plural)
Add water to make fluffy scrambled eggs.Agreguen agua para hacer huevos revueltos esponjosos.
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