poner de patitas en la calle
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poner de patitas en la calle(
poh
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nehr
 
deh
 
pah
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tee
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tahs
 
ehn
 
lah
 
kah
-
yeh
)
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.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to fire)
a. to give the boot
¿Diego no vino a trabajar hoy? - El jefe lo puso de patitas en la calle porque lo descubrió robando mercaderías.Diego didn't come to work today?- The boss gave him the boot because he caught him stealing.
2. (to eject)
a. to kick out
Lucía se enteró que su novio la engañó así que lo puso de patitas en la calle.Lucia found out that her boyfriend cheated on her so she kicked him out.
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