get on one's nerves
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get on one's nerves(
geht
 
an
 
wuhnz
 
nuhrvz
)
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. sacar de quicio
I went to my room and closed the door because my brother was getting on my nerves.Fui a mi cuarto y cerré la puerta porque mi hermano me estaba sacando de quicio.
b. poner los nervios de punta
This song gets on my nerves. Why do they play it so much?Esta canción me pone los nervios de punta. ¿Por qué la ponen tanto?
c. crispar los nervios
Shut up! You're getting on my nerves!¡Cállense! ¡Me están crispando los nervios!
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