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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.).
1. (to relocate to the south; often used with "to")
The family left Chicago and moved down to live on a farm in Indiana.La familia dejó Chicago y se fue para vivir en una granja en Indiana.
Alex called Pedro in Florida from his house in New York to tell him he was moving down.Alex llamó a Pedro en Florida desde su casa en Nueva York para decirle que se mudaba allá.
We weren't sure if we were going to like it at first when we moved down to the city.No estábamos seguro si nos iba a gustar al principio cuando vinimos a la ciudad.
2. (to move over)
3. (to decrease)
4. (to be demoted)
transitive verb phrase
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.).
5. (to descend)
6. (to hold back)
a. poner en un curso inferior
The school moved me down when they saw that I couldn't keep up with my schoolwork.La escuela me puso en un curso inferior cuando vieron que no me podía mantener al día con mis estudios.
7. (to lower)
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