be free

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be free(
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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. (to be at liberty)
a. ser libre
After years of struggling under the brutal dictator, finally the people were free.Después de años de lucha bajo el dictador brutal, finalmente la gente era libre.
2. (to be without charge)
a. ser gratis
Do you want a piece of cake? - Sure, if it's free.¿Quieres una rebanada de pastel? - Bueno, si es gratis.
b. ser gratuito
How much is this? - It is free with any other purchase in the store.¿Cuánto cuesta esto? - Es gratuito con la compra de cualquier otra cosa de la tienda.
3. (to be in a position to; used with "to")
a. ser libre
You're free to come and go as you please during your stay.Eres libre para ir y venir como quieras durante tu estancia.
4. (to be available)
a. estar libre
Are you free for a drink tomorrow evening?¿Estas libre para ir a tomar algo mañana por la tarde?
b. no tener ningún compromiso
If you're free on Sunday, come to ours for lunch.Si no tienes ningún compromiso el domingo, ven a almorzar con nosotros.
5. (to be unoccupied)
a. estar libre
Is this seat free?¿Está libre este asiento?
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
6. (imperative)
a. sé libre
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Daphne released the bird and said, "Be free!"Daphne soltó al pájaro y dijo: "¡Sé libre!"
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