guess correctly
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guess correctly
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
1. (to arrive at the correct answer)
a. acertar
Whoever guesses correctly the number of beans in this jar will win a prize.Quien acierte la cantidad de frijoles que hay en este tarro ganará un premio.
b. atinar
Juana guessed the answer correctly.Juana le atinó a la respuesta.
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
2. (to arrive at the correct answer)
a. acertar
The riddle was really hard, and no one guessed correctly.El acertijo era muy difícil y nadie acertó.
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