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be fond of
transitive verb phrase
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.).
1. (to like)
2. (to feel affection for)
a. tener cariño a
Alice is very fond of her neighbor, Sarah. She will miss her now that she's moving abroad.Alice le tiene mucho cariño a su vecina, Sarah. La va a extrañar ahora que se muda al exterior.
My daughter is very fond of her teacher. She describes her as a demanding but fair person.Mi hija quiere mucho a su maestra. La describe como una persona exigente pero justa.
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