platicar
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platicar(
plah
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tee
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kahr
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to speak)
a. to talk
Estuvimos horas platicando en el café.We were at the cafe talking for hours.
b. to chat
Siempre está platicando a su vecino durante exámenes.He's always chatting to the person next to him during exams.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to speak to)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. to tell
Me platicó de su chamba durante la cena.He told me about his job over dinner.
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platicar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (general)
a. to talk, to chat
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. to tell
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platicar
intransitive verb
(charlar) to talk; chat
transitive verb
(México) (decir) to tell
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "platicar"
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estás listo para platicar
you're ready to talk
platicar en línea
to chat online
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