fly kites
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
fly kites
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 cometas
The children were flying kites at the beach.Los niños volaban cometas en la playa.
b. volar papalotes
Regionalism used in Mexico
Let's go fly kites!¡Vayamos a volar papalotes!
c. volar barriletes
Regionalism used in Argentina
This is a great spot for flying kites.Este es un buen lugar para volar barriletes.
d. volar chiringas
Regionalism used in Cuba
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
My brother and I were flying kites up on the hill.Mi hermano y yo volábamos chiringas allá en la loma.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning