come over
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come over(
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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 move toward someone or something)
a. venir
Come over here, Ali. I want to show you something.Ven aquí, Ali. Quiero mostrarte algo.
2. (to go to someone's house)
a. pasarse
Do you want to come over after school to work on the project together?¿Quieres pasarte después de la escuela para trabajar juntos en el proyecto?
b. venirse
Do you want to come over and watch movies with me instead of going out tonight?¿Quieres venirte y ver películas conmigo en vez de salir esta noche?
c.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Can you come over when you get off work?¿Puedes venir a mi casa cuando salgas de trabajar?
Jax wants you to come over later.Jax quiere que vayas a su casa más al rato.
3. (to come from overseas)
a. venir
I came over from the United States for an exchange program.Vine de los Estados Unidos por un programa de intercambio.
4. (to change sides)
a. convencerse
At first, Juan disagreed with the plan, but now he has come over.Al principio, Juan no estaba de acuerdo con el plan, pero ahora se convenció de que teníamos razón.
b. pasarse de bando
If you do some research, you'll see that we are right and you'll come over to our side.Si lo investigas, verás que tenemos razón y te pasarás a nuestro bando.
5. (to suddenly feel) (United Kingdom)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
The fumes from the paint made me come over all dizzy.Los gases de la pintura me marearon.
We thought he had the flu, because he suddenly came over shivery.Pensamos que tenía la gripe, porque de repente le dieron escalofríos.
6. (to give an impression)
a. producir
I was nervous about how my girlfriend would come over when I introduced her to my family.Estaba preocupado por la impresión que mi novia produciría cuando le presentara a mi familia.
b. causar
Unfortunately, he came over badly during the interview and didn't get the job.Lamentablemente, causó mala impresión en la entrevista y no consiguió el trabajo.
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
7. (to afflict)
a. sobrevenir
An unexpected rage came over me when I heard her insults.Una rabia inesperada me sobrevino cuando oí sus insultos.
b. pasar
What's come over you? You've been acting strange lately.¿Qué te ha pasado? Has estado actuando raro últimamente.
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come over
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (affect)
a. sobrevenir
a strange feeling came over meme sobrevino una extraña sensación
what's come over you?¿qué te ha pasado?
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (make impression)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to c over well/badlyquedar bien/mal
3. (feel)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to c over all funnysentirse raro(a)
to c over all dizzymarearse
4. (visit)
a. pasarse
I'll c over tomorrowme pasaré mañana (por tu casa)
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come over
verb:intransitive:plus_adverb
1 venir; venirse
they came over to England for a holiday se vinieron a Inglaterra de vacaciones
his family came over with the Normans
you'll soon come over to my way of thinking ya me darás la razón
2 (feel suddenly) ponerse
she came over quite ill se puso bastante mala; he came over all shy de repente le dio vergüenza; I came over all dizzy me mareé
3 (give impression)
how did he come over? ¿qué impresión produjo?; to come over well/badly causar buena/mala impresión; her speech came over very well su discurso causó buena impresión; to come over as dar la impresión de ser; dar una imagen de
intransitive verb
I don't know what's come over him! ¡no sé lo que le pasa!; a feeling of weariness came over her le invadió una sensación de cansancio; a change came over him se operó en él un cambio
a feeling of shyness came over her
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