tener hambre
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tener hambre(
teh
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nehr
 
ahm
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breh
)
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. (to need to eat)
a. to be hungry
Tengo hambre pero no sé lo que quiero comer.I'm hungry but I don't know what I want to eat.
2. (to want; often used with "de")
a. to be hungry
El equipo tiene hambre de victoria.The team is hungry for victory.
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