fly a kite
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fly a kite(
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. volar una cometa
My dad taught me how to fly a kite.Mi papá me enseñó a volar una cometa.
b. volar un papalote
Regionalism used in Mexico
Do you want to fly a kite in the park with me?¿Quieres volar un papalote en el parque conmigo?
c. volar un barrilete
Regionalism used in Argentina
It's windy today. It's a good day to fly a kite.Hace viento hoy. Es un buen día para volar un barrilete.
d. volar un volatín
Regionalism used in Chile
Fernanda went to fly a kite with her cousin.Fernanda fue a volar un volantín con su prima.
e. volar una chiringa
Regionalism used in Cuba
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
It's fun to fly a kite at the beach.Es divertido volar una chiringa en la playa.
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