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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
a. to swear
El candidato se disculpó por el video que lo muestra gritando y soltando palabrotas.The candidate apologized for the video that shows him yelling and swearing.
b. to curse
Castigaron a David en la escuela por soltar palabrotas durante la clase.David was reprimanded in school for cursing during class.
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