become an adult

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become an adult(
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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. (general)
a. hacerse adulto
It's hard to imagine that your son will become an adult one day, right?Es difícil imaginar que tu hijo se hará adulto un día, ¿no?
b. convertirse en adulto
It's not easy to become an adult, honey, but everyone has to do it.No es fácil convertirse en adulto, cariño, pero todos tenemos que hacerlo.
c.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Don't become an adult, kid. It's hard.No crezcas, hijo. Es difícil.
When I become an adult, I'm going to eat pizza every day.Cuando sea adulto, comeré pizza todos los días.
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