go to sleep
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go to sleep(
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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 go to bed)
a. dormirse
The children went to sleep at about 8 pm.Los niños se durmieron a eso de las 8 pm.
b. acostarse
If you go to sleep after I do, please turn off the lights.Si te acuestas después de mí, por favor apaga las luces.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. duérmete
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 to sleep, or Santa won't come!¡Duérmete o Papá Noel no vendrá!
b. vete a dormir
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 to sleep. You have a big exam tomorrow.Vete a dormir, que mañana tienes un examen importante.
3. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. duérmanse (plural)
It's late. Go to sleep!Es tarde. ¡Duérmanse!
b. váyanse a dormir (plural)
Brush your teeth and go to sleep.Cepíllense los dientes y váyanse a dormir.
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