be responsible for

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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 in charge of)
a. ser responsable de
At the end of the day, I am responsible for everything that happens at the company.Al fin y al cabo, soy responsable de todo lo que sucede en la empresa.
2. (to be to blame for)
a. ser responsable de
We have some idea of who's responsible for the robbery.Tenemos una idea de quien es el responsable del atraco.
b. ser culpable de
The police are investigating who is responsible for the scam.La policía está investigando quiénes son los culpables de la estafa.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
3. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. sé responsable de
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 responsible for your actions, son. You're not a child anymore.Sé responsable de tus actos, hijo. Ya no eres un niño.
b. sea responsable de
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Be responsible for your own health. Do research and read about your medical condition.Sea responsable de su propia salud. Haga investigación y lea sobre su condición médica.
4. (imperative; used to address more than one person)
a. sean responsables de (plural)
Be responsible for the promises you make.Sean responsables de las promesas que hacen.
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