Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc. intransitive verb phrase
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.).
1. (third person singular)
a. he's jealous
Nunca había sido un novio celoso, así que no entiendo por qué tiene celos ahora.He had never been a jealous boyfriend, so I don't get why he's jealous now.
b. she's jealous
Tiene celos del coche nuevo de Vanessa.She's jealous of Vanessa's new car.
c. is jealous
Su novia tiene celos de mí, pero él y yo solo somos amigos.His girlfriend is jealous of me, but he and I are just friends.
2. (second person singular) (formal)
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g., usted).
a. you're jealous
A mí se me hace que usted tiene celos de ese señor que trabaja con su esposa.I think you're jealous of that man who works with your wife.
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