have a seat

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have a seat(
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uh
 
sit
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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. (to sit down)
a. tomar asiento
Welcome to my home. Would you like to have a seat?Bienvenido a mi casa. ¿Quisiera tomar asiento?
b. sentarse
You can have a seat by the window if you want.Puedes sentarte por la ventana si quieres.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (imperative)
a. toma asiento
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Thanks for coming to see me. Have a seat.Gracias por venir a verme. Toma asiento.
b. siéntate
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Have a seat in the chair in the corner of the room.Siéntate en la silla en el rincón del cuarto.
c. tome asiento
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Mr. Johnson, have a seat. - Actually, I prefer to stand.Sr. Johnson, tome asiento. - De hecho, prefiero estar de pie.
d. siéntese
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Thanks for meeting with me, Dr. Bryan. - Of course. Have a seat.Gracias por reunirse conmigo, Dr. Bryan. - Claro. Siéntese.
e. tomen asiento (plural)
Kids, class is going to start. Have a seat.Niños, ya va a empezar la clase. Tomen asiento.
f. siéntense (plural)
Welcome to the party! Have a seat wherever you can find space.¡Bienvenidos a la fiest! Siéntense en dónde puedan encontrar un lugar.
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