llamar a

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llamar a
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
1. (to attract the attention of)
a. to call
Llama a tu papá para que venga a cenar.Call your Dad to come over for dinner.
2. (to communicate with by telephone)
a. to call
Anoche me puse a beber y llamé a mi ex.I was drinking last night and I called my ex.
3. (to summon)
a. to knock
¿Quién llama a la puerta a esta hora?Who's knocking on the door at this hour?
b. to ring
Hay alguien llamando a la puerta. - Es el repartidor de pizza.There is someone ringing our bell. - It's the pizza delivery guy.
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