give the dog food
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give the dog food(
gihv
 
thuh
 
dag
 
fud
)
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. (general)
a. darle de comer al perro
Did anybody give the dog food this morning? - Yes, Andy did.¿Alguien le dio de comer al perro esta mañana? - Sí, Andy lo hizo.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (imperative)
a. dale de comer al perro
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)
Quickly, give the dog food and let's go!Rápido, ¡dale de comer al perro y vámonos!
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