Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc. transitive verb phrase
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.).
1. (to long for)
a. to miss
Echo de menos a mi país y a su gente.I miss my country and its people.
2. (to feel that something is missing)
a. no direct translation
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
Echo de menos un buen índice en este libro.A good index would be really helpful in this book.
Echo de menos un poco más de entusiasmo en los jugadores.I feel the players should be a bit more enthusiastic.
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