tener una licencia

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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. (general)
a. to have a license
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Tienen una licencia para construir en el solar, pero el edificio no puede superar los 10 m de altura.They have a license to build on the lot, but the building may not exceed 10 m in height.
b. to have a licence (United Kingdom)
Necesitas tener una licencia para manejar este tipo de armas.You need to have a licence to handle this type of weapon.
c. to be licensed
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¿Tienen ustedes una licencia para vender cigarrillos?Are you licensed to sell cigarettes?
d. to be licenced (United Kingdom)
No nos pueden multar. Tenemos una licencia.They can't fine us. We're licenced.
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