get better grades
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get better grades(
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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. (to get a good grade point average)
a. sacar mejores notas
If I started to get better grades, my parents would be proud of me.Si empezara a sacar mejores notas, mis padres se enorgullecerían de mí.
b. obtener mejores calificaciones
The guidance counselor told me that I need to get better grades to be accepted into a prestigious university.El asesor académico me dijo que necesito obtener mejores calificaciones para ser admitido en una universidad de prestigio.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. saca mejores notas
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Mom, all of my friends have cars. - Get better grades and I will buy one for you.Mamá, todos mis amigos tienen carros. - Saca mejores notas y te compraré uno.
b. obtén mejores calificaciones
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Get better grades and you will graduate with honors.Obtén mejores calificaciones y te graduarás con matrícula de honor.
3. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. saquen mejores notas (plural)
We won't get into college. - You will get in if you try hard. Study and get better grades.No seremos admitidos en la universidad. - Serán admitidos si hacen un esfuerzo. Estudien y saquen mejores notas.
b. obtengan mejores calificaciones (plural)
Get better grades. You will need to apply for scholarships next year.Obtengan mejores calificaciones. Necesitarán solicitar las becas el año que viene.
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