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talk on the phone
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. hablar por teléfono
I was just talking on the phone with your mother and she wants you to come home.Acabo de hablar por teléfono con tu mamá y quiere que regreses a casa.
b. platicar por teléfono
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
Regionalism used in Mexico
Wow, I didn't realized we had been talking on the phone for three hours.Ay, no me di cuenta de que habíamos estado platicando por teléfono tres horas.
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