estar preocupado
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estar preocupado(
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preh
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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. (general)
a. to be worried
Estoy preocupado porque mi coche hace un chillido.I'm worried because my car is making a squealing noise.
b. to be concerned
Josefina está preocupada porque su hija consume mucho alcohol.Josefina is concerned because her daughter drinks a lot of alcohol.
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