go get
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go get(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(imperative; used to address one person)
a. ve a buscar
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)
Go get your brother! His song is on the radio!¡Ve a buscar a tu hermano! ¡Pusieron su canción en la radio!
b. vaya a buscar
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Go get Mr. Gonzalez. There's someone here to see him.Vaya a buscar al Sr. González. Alguien vino a verlo.
c. ve a comprar
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)
Here's some money. Go get some beer and a bottle of rum.Toma este dinero. Ve a comprar cerveza y una botella de ron.
d. vaya a comprar
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Go get coffee for the managers.Vaya a comprar café para los gerentes.
e. trae
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)
Go get me some pills from the bathroom for my headache.Tráeme unas pastillas del baño para mi dolor de cabeza.
f. traiga
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Go get the document that I just printed.Traiga el documento que acabo de imprimir.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(imperative; used to address more than one person)
a. vayan a buscar (plural)
Go get a doctor! This man is sick!¡Vayan a buscar un médico! ¡Este hombre está enfermo!
b. vayan a comprar (plural)
"Go get sandwiches for the players," said the coach to the ballboys."Vayan a comprar sándwiches para los jugadores", dijo el entrenador a los recogepelotas.
c. traigan (plural)
Ok kids, go get the tennis rackets from the shed next to the court.Ok chicos, traigan las raquetas de tenis que están en el cobertizo junto a la cancha.
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
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to go for)
a. ir a buscar
Daniel said he'll go get kindling for the fire.Daniel dijo que irá a buscar leña leña para encender la fogata.
b. ir a comprar
Can you go get more charcoal? I don't think have enough for the barbecue.¿Puedes ir a comprar más carbón? No creo que nos quede lo suficiente para la parrillada.
c. traer
We'll go get water from the well.Vamos a traer agua del pozo.
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