bounce off the wall
bounce off the wall
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 return after hitting the wall)
a. rebotar en la pared
The ball didn't bounce off the wall. It needs more air.La pelota no rebotó en la pared. Necesita más aire.
b. rebotar contra la pared
The squash ball bounced off the wall and flew over my head.La pelota de squash rebotó contra la pared y voló sobre mi cabeza.
2. (to be very energetic)
a. estar pletórico de energía
Carlos is bouncing off the wall today. Have you given him a lot of sugar?Carlos está pletórico de energía hoy. ¿Le has dado mucha azúcar?
b. estar lleno de energía
The kids are bouncing of the wall today. They are excited for the party.Los niños están llenos de energía hoy. Están emocionados por la fiesta.
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