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transitive verb phrase
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.).
a. dar pitadas a
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
Nestor kept puffing on the cigar even though it had already gone out.Néstor seguía dando pitadas al puro aunque ya se había apagado.
b. dar caladas a
Regionalism used in Spain
Alicia was puffing on her cigarette, and she looked nervous.Alicia daba caladas a su cigarro y parecía nerviosa.
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