sacarle provecho

sacarle provecho(
sah
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kahr
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leh
 
proh
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beh
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choh
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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. (general)
a. to make the most of it
Es cierto que hemos cometido un error, pero debemos de ser positivos y sacarle provecho.It's true that we've made a mistake, but we should be possitive and make the most of it.
b. to get out of it
El curso de dibujo me gustó y le saqué mucho provecho.I liked the drawing course and I got a lot out of it.
c. to take advantage of it
Si compro una casa en la costa, me gustaría sacarle provecho y pasar allí todos los fines de semana.If I buy a house at the seaside, I'd like to take advantage of it and spend there every weekend.
d. to benefit from it
Es un curso intensivo y, para sacarle el máximo provecho, no deberías perderte ninguna clase.It's an intensive course, and to benefit as much as possible from it, you shouldn't miss any lesson.
e. to profit from it
Si compramos un abono y queremos sacarle provecho, tendremos que venir al teatro al menos una vez por semana.If we buy a season ticket and want to profit from it, we'll have to come to the theater at least once a week.
f. to profit by it
Trabajar aquí es una buena experiencia, y espero que le saques provecho.Working here is a good experience, and I hope you profit by it.
g.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
La única forma de sacarle provecho a la oferta es comprar tres latas.The only way of taking advantage of the offer is to buy three cans.
Supieron sacarle provecho a la crisis económica y se hicieron de oro.They were able to benefit from the economic crisis and they made their fortune.
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