let it
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. deja que
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
Don't drink the tea just yet. It's too hot. Let it cool for a couple of minutes.No te bebas el té aún. Está demasiado caliente. Deja que se enfríe por un par de minutos.
b. deje que
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
Put the pasta in the pan and let it boil for ten minutes.Ponga la pasta en la olla y deje que hierva durante diez minutos.
2. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. dejen que (plural)
That's the second time their guard has scored right by the hoop. Don't let it happen again, guys!Es la segunda vez que su escolta anota junto al aro. ¡No dejen que vuelva a pasar, chicos!
3. (used to express joy or a wish)
a. que
"Please let it rain!" shouted the farmer when she saw the approaching clouds."¡Que llueva, por favor!" gritó la agricultora al ver las nubes que se aproximaban.
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
4. (to allow it to)
a. dejar que
I was bullied once, but I won't let it happen a second time.Ya sufrí acoso una vez, pero no dejaré que ocurra una segunda.
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