go nowhere
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go nowhere(
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 not go anywhere)
a. no ir a ninguna parte
We had a staycation. We went nowhere and did nothing out of the ordinary.Pasamos las vacaciones en casa. No fuimos a ninguna parte y no hicimos nada fuera de lo común.
b. no ir a ningún lado
You are grounded. You will go nowhere and do nothing for the next week.Estás castigado. No irás a ningún lado ni hacer ninguna cosa por la próxima semana.
c. no ir a ningún sitio
We've been sitting on the tarmac for two hours and we're going nowhere.Llevamos dos horas esperando en la pista y no vamos a ningún sitio.
2. (to make no progress)
a. acabar en nada
We had grand plans, but they went nowhere.Teníamos grandes planes, pero acabaron en nada.
b. no conducir a nada
They are very young. This relationship will go nowhere.Son muy jóvenes. Esta relación no conducirá a nada.
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