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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. (to have blue-looking skin from the cold or not breathing)
(to tired oneself out from doing something)
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
Regionalism used in Spain
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Me puse morado a tomar fotos en el safari.I did nothing but take pictures during the safari.
Nos pusimos morados de vino verde cuando fuimos a Portugal.We drank gallons of vino verde when we went to Portugal.
Nos pusimos morados en el bufet libre.We stuffed ourselves at the all-you-can-eat restaurant.
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