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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.).
a. to kill (figurative)
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g., carrot, bean).
Jorge, ¡para! ¡Me estás matando de risa con estos chistes!Jorge, stop it! You're killing me with these jokes!
b. to crack up
Tu tío Roberto es tan gracioso. ¡Siempre nos mata de risa con sus historias!Your uncle Roberto is so funny. He's always cracking us up with his stories!
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