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hacer un mandado
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
a. to run an errand
Tengo que hacer un mandado ahora a las 5 pm, pero estaré de vuelta antes de la cena.I have to run an errand at 5 pm, but I'll be back before dinner.
b. to go on an errand
¿Sabes dónde está Julio? Salió de la casa esta mañana a hacer un mandado y no ha regresado.Do you know where Julio is? He left home this morning to go on an errand and hasn't come back.
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