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llamar a la puerta
intransitive verb phrase
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.).
a. to knock on the door
Me pregunto quién es el que llama a la puerta a estas horas de la noche.I wonder who's knocking on the door this late at night.
b. to knock at the door
Alguien llamaba a la puerta, pero no abrí.Somebody was knocking at the door, but I didn't open.
c. to call at the door
Llamé a la puerta, pero parece que no hay nadie en casa.I called a the door, but it seems that there's nobody home.
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