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intransitive verb phrase
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.).
Regionalism used in Spain
a. to gain weight
Si has cogido peso durante las vacaciones, no te preocupes, solo trata de encarrilarte con tu dieta habitual tan pronto puedas.If you gained weight on vacation, don't worry, just try to get back on track with your regular diet as soon as you can.
b. to put on weight
Creo que he cogido peso; tendré que empezar una dieta.I think I've put on weight; I'll have to start dieting.
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