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get oneself something
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 purchase something)
a. comprarse algo
Mom, you should get yourself something when we go to the mall. You never buy new clothes for yourself.Mamá, deberías comprarte algo cuando vayamos al centro comercial. Nunca te compras ropa nueva.
2. (to fetch something)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Can I get myself something to eat from your kitchen?¿Puedo servirme algo de comer de tu cocina?
I am thirsty. Get me something to drink. - Get yourself something to drink. I'm not your servant.Tengo sed. Tráeme algo de beber. - Sírvete tú mismo algo de beber. No soy tu criada.
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