keep it

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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (imperative)
a. quédatelo
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, masculine)
Here's your hat back. - Keep it! It looks good on you.Aquí está tu sombrero. - Quédatelo. Se te ve bien.
b. quédatela
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, feminine)
I love this scarf. Thanks for lending it to me. - Keep it.Me encanta esta bufanda. Gracias por prestármela. - Quédatela.
c. quédate con él
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, masculine)
Do you want this pencil back? - Keep it.¿Quieres este lápiz de vuelta? - Quédate con él.
d. quédate con ella
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, feminine)
Here's your notebook. - Keep it. I just bought a bunch.Aquí está tu libreta. - Quédate con ella. Compré un montón.
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
2. (to store something)
a. guardarlo
Where is the silverware? - I keep it in the drawer next to the sink.¿Donde están los cubiertos? - Los guardo en la gaveta al lado del fregadero.
3. (to retain something)
a. quedarse con él (masculine)
Catalina decided to keep it.Catalina decidió quedarse con él.
b. quedarse con ella (feminine)
How do you like your new shirt? - No, I don't want to keep it.¿Te gustó tu nueva camisa? - No, no quiero quedarme con ella.
4. (to fulfill or honor something)
a. cumplirlo
Alana made a promise and intended to keep it.Alana hizo una promesa e intenta cumplirla.
5. (to cause to remain)
a. mantenerlo
If you want to preserve your wedding dress, you should keep it in a special box.Si quieres conservar tu traje de boda, debes mantenerlo en una caja especial.
6. (to prevent)
a. impedirlo
Put an avocado in the fridge to keep it from spoiling.Pon el aguacate en la nevera para impedir que se pudra.
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