go at
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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. (to attack)
a. lanzarse sobre
Rick flared his nostrils and went at Dan in a rage.Rick hinchó las aletas de la nariz y se lanzó enfurecido sobre Dan.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to engage in vigorously)
a. darle con ganas
The lumberjack went at the tree, and in the blink of an eye, it came down with a crash.El leñador le dio con ganas al árbol, y en un abrir y cerrar de los ojos, se cayó con estruendo.
b. meterse en
Abby goes at her science homework like a madwoman. She just loves it.Abby se mete en la tarea de ciencias como una loca. Simplemente le encanta.
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go at
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. (person)
a. atacar
2. (task)
a. emprender
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go at
intransitive verb
1 (attack) atacar; arremeter contra
2 (tackle) [+job etc] empecinarse en (hacer)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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