dar clases
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dar clases(
dahr
 
klah
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sehs
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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 give lessons)
a. to teach
Yo doy clases en la secundaria Francisco de Miranda.I teach at Francisco de Miranda high school.
Para poder dar clases en la escuela secundaria se necesita un diploma.You need a diploma to be able to teach high school.
b. to lecture (at university)
Mi madre es matemática y da clases en la universidad.My mother is a mathematician and she lectures at the university.
2. (to take lessons)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. to have lessons
Mercedes suspendió física y ahora da clases con un profesor particular.Mercedes failed physics and she now has lessons with a private teacher.
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
3. (to give lessons)
a. to teach
Antonio es maestro de primaria y les da clases a niños de entre seis y siete años.Antonio is a primary school teacher and he teaches children between the ages of six and seven.
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