be patient

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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 be calm)
a. ser paciente
It's hard to be patient when you're waiting for your test results.Es difícil ser paciente mientras esperas los resultados de las pruebas.
b. tener paciencia
You need to be patient with your children when they are young.Hay que tener paciencia con los niños cuando son pequeños.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (imperative)
a. sé paciente
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)
Be patient. Your food will arrive in just a minute.Sé paciente. Tu comida llegará en un minuto.
b. ten paciencia
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)
Be patient. You will get the answers to your questions in time.Ten paciencia. Obtendrás las respuestas a tus preguntas con el tiempo.
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