be bad for
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be bad for
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. (to be harmful for)
a. ser dañino para
The general consensus is that smoking is bad for your health.El consenso general es que fumar es dañiño para la salud.
b. ser malo para
Eating lots of sugar is bad for your heart.Comer mucho azúcar es malo para el corazón.
c. hacer mal a
Don't sit so close to the TV. It's bad for your eyes.No te pongas tan cerca del televisor. Le hace mal a tus ojos.
d. ser perjudicial para
These chemicals are bad for the environment.Estas sustancias químicas son perjudiciales para el medioambiente.
2. (to not be beneficial to)
a. ser malo para
I don't like that boy you're dating. He's bad for you.No me cae bien ese chico con él que estás saliendo. Es malo para ti.
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