get to work
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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 begin working)
a. ponerse a trabajar
Let's get to work. There's still a lot to do.Pongámonos a trabajar. Todavía queda mucho por hacer.
2. (to go to work)
a. llegar al trabajo
I always get to work before my boss.Yo siempre llego al trabajo antes que mi jefe.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
3. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. pónte a trabajar
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
Get to work or you'll never finish on time.Pónte a trabajar o no terminarás a tiempo.
4. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. pónganse a trabajar (plural)
Stop chatting and get to work.Dejen de charlar y pónganse a trabajar.
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