dar una mano

dar una mano(
dahr
 
oo
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nah
 
mah
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noh
)
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. (general)
a. to give a hand
¿Me puedes dar una mano? No puedo mover esta cómoda sola.Can you give me a hand? I can't move this chest of drawers on my own.
b. to lend a hand
Mi tío nos puede dar una mano. Sabe de carpintería.My uncle can lend us a hand. He knows about carpentry.
c. to lend a helping hand
Marcos es un buen amigo. Siempre está dispuesto a darte una mano si necesitas algo.Marcos is a good friend. He's always willing to lend a helping hand if you need anything.
d. to help
Siempre trato de dar una mano sin pedir nada a cambio.I always try help without expecting something in return.
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