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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 continue)
a. continuar
The talk wasn't supposed to run on after 1:00 pm.No se suponía que la plática continuara después de la 1:00 pm.
b. seguir
Sometimes class runs on for a few minutes after the bell.A veces la clase sigue durante unos minutos después del timbre.
c. prolongarse (pronominal verb)
It's looking like the rehearsal is going to run on a little more.Parece que el ensayo va a prolongarse un poquito más.
2. (to talk continuously)
a. seguir hablando
If you ask Laura about her son, she'll run on about him the whole night.Si le preguntas a Laura por su hijo, va a seguir hablando de él toda la noche.
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (meeting)
a. continuar
2. (colloquial)
a. hablar sin parar (talk a lot)
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run on
1 (continue) prolongarse
the film ran on too long la película duraba or se prolongaba demasiado
He tends to let his jokes run on too long
the list ran on and on la lista era interminable
2 (talk) seguir hablando
3 (Tip) continuar sin dejar espacio
transitive verb
(Tip) unir al párrafo anterior
intransitive verb
the conversation ran on wine el tema de la conversación era el vino; my thoughts ran on Mary mi pensamiento se concentró en Mary
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