irse de viaje
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irse de viaje(
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A pronominal verb phrase combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Se dio cuenta del problema.)
pronominal verb phrase
1. (to leave on a trip)
a. to go away on a trip
Seguramente tendré que irme otra vez de viaje de negocios el martes próximo.I'll probably have to go away again on a business trip next Tuesday.
b. to go away
Los señores González se fueron de viaje a Argentina y no sé cuándo volverán.Mr. and Mrs. Gonzalez went away to Argentina and I don't know when they'll be back.
ir de viaje
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
2. (to go on a trip)
a. to go away on a trip
Cuando vamos de viaje, soy yo la que se encarga de hacer las maletas de toda la familia.When we go away on a trip, it's me who packs for the whole family.
b. to go away
Llevo dos meses sin salir de esta ciudad. Estoy deseando ir de viaje a cualquier sitio, no me importa adónde.I haven't left this city for two months. I'm looking forward to going away somewhere, I don't care where.
c. to travel
Si vas de viaje a un país cuyo idioma desconoces, asegúrate de tener acceso a un buen diccionario.If you travel to a country where you don't know the language, make sure you have access to a good dictionary.
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