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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. (to be founded on; used with "on")
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to be located at; used with "in")
3. (to have a working space in; used with "at")
4. (to happen at; used with "in")
The short film is based in a small rural town.El corto se desarrolla en un pequeño pueblo rural.
b. tener lugar
The story that I wrote is based in Communist Russia.La historia que escribí tiene lugar en la Rusia comunista.
c. estar ambientado
The short story is based in Brooklyn.El cuento está ambientado en Brooklyn.
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