quit smoking
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
quit smoking(
kwiht
 
smo
-
kihng
)
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 stop smoking)
a. dejar de fumar
I thought you said you were going to quit smoking.¿No dijiste que ibas a dejar de fumar?
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. ¡deja de fumar!
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
¡Quit smoking or I'm moving out!¡Deja de fumar o me voy!
3. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. ¡dejen de fumar! (plural)
You've been warned, guys! Quit smoking in school or you'll be expelled.¡Ya les advertí, chicos! ¡Dejen de fumar en la escuela o serán expulsados!
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?