stop deforestation
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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. (infinitive)
a. ponerle fin a la deforestación
We need to stop deforestation before it's too late.Tenemos que ponerle fin a la deforestación antes de que sea demasiado tarde.
b. detener la deforestación
Each consumer needs to do his or her part to stop deforestation.Cada consumidor tiene que hacer su parte para detener la deforestación.
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. ponle fin a la deforestación
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)
The sign said "Stop deforestation now!"El letrero decía "¡Ponle fin a la deforestación ya!"
b. póngale fin a la deforestación
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Stop deforestation. Many species are losing their habitat.Póngale fin a la deforestación. Muchas especies están perdiendo su hábitat.
c. detén la deforestación
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)
Stop deforestation in our rainforests.Detén la deforestación de nuestras selvas.
d. detenga la deforestación
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Our natural heritage is in grave danger. Stop deforestation!Nuestro patrimonio natural está en grave peligro. ¡Detenga la deforestación!
3. (imperative; used to address more than one person)
a. pónganle fin a la deforestación (plural)
You have the power, as our nation's legislators, to save our flora and fauna. Stop deforestation.Ustedes tienen el poder, como los legisladores de nuestro país, de salvar nuestra flora y fauna. Pónganle fin a la deforestación.
b. detengan la deforestación (plural)
Stop deforestation. The future of the planet depends on it.Detengan la deforestación. El futuro del planeta depende de ello.
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