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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 appear)
2. (to enter a race for a position)
a. to run for
El senador anunció que se presentará a presidente en las próximas elecciones.The senator announced that he will run for president in the next elections.
b. to stand for (United Kingdom)
Me presentaré a la posición de tesorero de nuestro club social.I will stand for the position of treasurer of our social club.
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