pasar el tiempo
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pasar el tiempo(
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poh
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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
1. (general)
a. to pass the time
¿Qué haces para pasar el tiempo cuando no tienes nada que hacer?What do you do to pass the time when you have nothing to do?
b. to kill time
Llegué veinte minutos antes a mi cita, así que pasé el tiempo enviando mensajes a mis amigos.I arrived twenty minutes early to my appointment, so I killed time texting my friends.
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