form a line
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form a line
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1. (imperative)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. hagan cola (plural)
Form a line and get your documents ready.Hagan cola y preparen sus documentos.
b. hagan fila (plural)
Form a line and wait patiently.Hagan fila y esperen pacientemente.
c. pónganse en cola (plural)
Form a line along the left side of the gymnasium, please.Pónganse en cola al lado izquierdo del pasillo, por favor
d. pónganse en fila (plural)
Form a line and keep your hands to yourselves.Pónganse en fila y dejen las manos quietas.
e. fórmense (plural)
Kids, form a line, please. - How long do we have to wait?Niños, fórmense, por favor. - ¿Cuánto tenemos que esperar?
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
2. (to get into a line)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. hacer cola
At school we have to form a line to leave the classroom.En la escuela tenemos que hacer cola para salir del aula.
b. hacer fila
I need you to form a line and wait to buy your tickets.Necesito que hagan fila y esperen a comprar los boletos.
c. ponerse en cola
I tell you to form a line every day. Why do you look confused?Les mando que se pongan en cola cada día. ¿Por qué se ven confudidos?
d. ponerse en fila
Don't form a line by the door at the end of class. Stay in your seats until the bell rings.No se pongan en fila al final de la clase. Quédense en sus asientos hasta que suene la campana.
e. formarse
The kids formed a line to get into the bouncy house.Los niños se formaron para entrar al castillo inflable.
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