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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. (to become detached)
2. (to drop)
3. (to disappear)
4. (to leave)
5. (to decrease)
As the priest's sermons became increasingly radical, the congregation began to fall away.A medida que los sermones del sacerdote se hacían cada vez más radicales, la parroquia empezó a disminuir.
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
a. caer, descender
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