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ir cerca de
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 stretch close to)
2. (to go to a place that's close to)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Esta es una lista de sitios de interés turístico a los que se puede ir cerca de Barcelona.This is a list of places of tourist interest you can go that are near Barcelona.
¿Adónde fuiste a cenar anoche? - Fui cerca de casa, a un restaurante que descubrí hace poco.Where did you go for dinner yeterday evening? - I went to a place close to home, to a restaurant I recently discovered.
3. (to go at a time close to)
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