preocuparse por
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preocuparse por(
preh
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oh
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koo
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pahr
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seh
 
pohr
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A pronominal verb phrase combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Se dio cuenta del problema.)
pronominal verb phrase
1. (general)
a. to worry about
No le digas a mi madre que se nos averió el auto, porque se preocupa por todo.Don't tell my mother that our car broke down, because she worries about everything.
Yo creo que no debemos preocuparnos por él. Seguro que se las arregla solo.I don't think we need to worry about him. I'm sure he'll manage on his own.
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