get attention
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
get attention(
gehd
 
uh
-
tehn
-
shihn
)
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. (general)
a. llamar la atención
Sometimes the best way to get a boy's attention is to ignore themA veces, la mejor manera de llamar la atención de un chico es ignorarlo.
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. (general)
a. llamar la atención
Stop screaming. It's not a good way to get attention.Deja de gritar. No es una buena manera de llamar la atención.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examplesloading
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