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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Chapurreo alemán porque solo lo estudié un año.I speak broken German because I only studied it for a year.
Mis padres chapurrean inglés, pero con eso les bastó para su viaje.My parents speak English poorly, but they had enough for their journey.
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