fly in
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fly in
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (transport by aircraft)
a. traer en avión
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (arrive by aircraft)
a. llegar en avión
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fly in
[+plane] llegar; [+person] llegar en avión
he flew in from Rome llegó en avión desde Roma; a bee flew in through the window una abeja entró volando por la ventana
David, having flown in for the meeting,suggested we take a stroll
transitive verb
[+supplies, troops] (take) llevar en avión
foreign companies are still flying in equipment and heavy machinery Germany says it will reopen its embassy there soon and fly in humanitarian aid this weekend Units of the Foreign Legion were flown in from Corsica within hours firefighters had to be fown in by helicopter
(bring) traer en avión
the seafood was flown in from Hawaii el marisco venía en avión desde Hawai
wanted to set up profitable enterprises, such as flying in frozen chickens from California earned its keep flying in oysters from Whitstable for the Officer's Mess
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