feed the animals
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feed the animals
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 give animals food)
a. alimentar a los animales
We got to feed the animals when we were on the farm.Tuvimos la oportunidad de alimentar a los animales cuando estábamos en la granja.
b. dar de comer a los animales
If people keep feeding the animals, they'll become tamer, which is dangerous for them.Si la gente sigue dando de comer a los animales, se harán más mansos, que es peligroso para ellos.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. alimenta a los animales
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
After you milk the cows, feed the animals.Después de ordeñar las vacas, alimenta a los animales.
b. alimente a los animales
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Feed the animals, Mr. Brown.Alimente a los animales, Sr. Brown.
3. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. alimenten a los animales (plural)
Feed the animals in the morning.Alimenten a los animales por la mañana.
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