get the mail
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get the mail(
geht
 
thuh
 
meyl
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. ve por el correo
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)
Please, get the mail now.Por favor, ve por el correo ahora.
b. recoge el correo
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)
The mail carrier came by. Get the mail before it rains.El cartero vino. Recoge el correo antes de que llueva.
c. vaya por el correo
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Get the mail. We're expecting a check.Vaya por el correo. Esperamos un cheque.
d. recoja el correo
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Get the mail when you can. It's in the mailbox.Recoja el correo cuando pueda. Está en el buzón.
2. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. vayan por el correo (plural)
Get the mail and bring it inside.Vayan por el correo y tráiganlo adentro.
b. recojan el correo (plural)
If you need something to do, get the mail.Si necesitan algo que hacer, recojan el correo.
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
3. (to be the recipient of the mail)
a. recibir el correo
We don't get the mail out here. We pick it up at the post office.No recibimos el correo por aquí. Lo recogemos en la oficina de correos.
4. (to fetch the mail)
a. ir por el correo
I got the mail this morning.Fui por el correo esta mañana.
b. recoger el correo
It's so cold out! You'll need a jacket to get the mail.¡Hace mucho frío afuera! Necesitarás una chaqueta para recoger el correo.
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