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planchar la ropa
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.).
a. to do the ironing
Nuestra señora de la limpieza también nos plancha la ropa.Our cleaning lady also does the ironing.
b. to iron the clothing
Usando este programa de lavado no hace falta planchar la ropa.If you use this wash program, you won't need to iron the clothing.
c. to press the clothing (in the dry cleaner's)
En la tintorería planchan la ropa con una plancha especial.At the dry cleaner's they use a special iron to press the clothing.
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