hacer el tonto

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hacer el tonto(
ah
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sehr
 
ehl
 
tohn
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toh
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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.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(general)
a. be stupid
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
No hagas el tonto. Compórtate bien en la ceremonia.Don't be stupid. Behave yourself at the ceremony.
b. to be silly
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Deja de hacer el tonto. Esto es serio.Stop being silly. This is serious.
c. to play the fool
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Sebastián hacía el tonto para intentar hacernos reír.Sebastian was playing the fool to try to make us laugh.
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