go up the street
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go up the street(
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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. (go down the road)
a. subir por la calle
If we go up the street two blocks, we can take a more direct bus.Si subimos por la calle dos cuadras más, podemos tomar un bus más directo.
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. sube por la calle
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 up the street and turn right.Sube por la calle y gira a la derecha.
b. suba por la calle
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 up the street and the bakery is on the corner.Suba por la calle y la panadería está en la esquina.
3. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. suban por la calle (plural)
How do we get to the town square? - Go up the street another half mile.¿Cómo llegamos a la plaza? - Suban por la calle media milla más.
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