dejar sin aliento
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dejar sin aliento(
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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. (to leave gasping for breath)
a. to take one's breath away
Hasta el más mínimo esfuerzo la deja sin aliento.Even the slightest of efforts takes her breath away.
b. to leave out of breath
Esta cuesta me deja siempre sin aliento.This slope always leaves me out of breath.
c. to leave breathless
Solo hacerme un largo de piscina me dejó sin aliento.Just swimming one pool length left me breathless.
2. (to impress)
a. to take one's breath away
La catedral, que está considerada una de las más bellas del mundo, verdaderamente te deja sin aliento.The cathedral, that is considered one of the most beautiful in the world, does take your breath away.
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