hacer trabajar
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hacer trabajar
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 force to do something)
a. to make work
No puedes hacer trabajar a Jorge el domingo si no quiere. Su contrato dice que solo tiene que trabajar los días de semana.You can't make Jorge work on Sundays if he doesn't want to. His contract says he's only required to work on weekdays.
2. (to make the most of)
a. to make work
Julia de verdad que sabe hacer trabajar el dinero para ella. Comenzó con nada y ya es millonaria.Julia really knows to make money work for her. She started out with nothing and is now a millionaire.
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