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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
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
a. to window-shop
Las tiendas de esta calle son muy caras, y yo solo vengo a mirar vitrinas, nunca compro nada.The stores in this street are very expensive, and I just come window-shopping. I never buy anything.
b. window-shopping (noun)
No me interesa mucho el arte, y mi pasatiempo favorito cuando estoy en una ciudad es mirar vitrinas.I'm not very interested in art, and my favorite pastime when I'm in a city is window-shopping.
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