ir al este
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ir al este(
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ahl
 
ehs
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teh
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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 head east)
a. to go east
¿Tenemos que ir al este o al oeste?Do we have to go east or west?
2. (to go to the eastern part)
a. to go to the east
¿Fuiste al este del país o solo visitaste el oeste?Did you go to the east of the country or did you just visit the west?
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
En verano fuimos al este de Canadá y nos quedamos una semana en Montreal.In the summer we went to Eastern Canada and stayed in Montreal for one week.
Iremos solo al este de Australia. No tendremos tiempo de recorrer todo el país.We'll just go to Eastern Australia. We won't have enough time to cover the whole country.
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