sustituir a
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sustituir a
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. to replace
Van a sustituir al director de la escuela. Por lo visto ha hecho unos comentarios muy políticamente incorrectos.They're going to replace the school principal. It seems he's made some very politically incorrect comments.
b. to substitute
El míster sustituyó a Iniesta por Gomes en la segunda parte del partido.The coach substituted Gomes for Iniesta in the second half of the game.
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