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echar una carta
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
a. to mail a letter
Regionalism used in the United States
Camino del trabajo, se pasó por la oficina de correo para echar una carta.On her way to work, she went to the post office to mail a letter.
b. to post a letter (United Kingdom)
Si ves un buzón, avísame, que tengo que echar una carta.Let me know if you see a postbox. I need to post a letter.
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