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graduate from high school
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
Regionalism used in the United States
a. graduarse de la escuela secundaria
My mom tells me that I need to graduate from high school before I can get a tattoo.Mi mamá me dice que necesito graduarme de la escuela secundaria antes de poder hacerme un tatuaje.
b. graduarse de la secundaria
I am going to enlist in the army as soon as I graduate from high school.Voy a alistarme en el ejército tan pronto como me gradúe de la secundaria.
c. graduarse de la prepa
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
Regionalism used in Mexico
He graduated from high school two years ago, and he still hasn't found a job.Se graduó de la prepa hace dos años y todavía no ha encontrado un trabajo.
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