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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. (to be abandoned)
a. ser abandonado
Poor Oscar was left by his wife.El pobre Óscar fue abandonado por su esposa.
2. (to be left in a situation or state)
a. no direct translation
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
I was left homeless after the fire.Me quedé sin hogar después del incendio.
John was left stunned by the news.La noticia dejó atónito a John.
3. (to exist)
There are very few churches left from that time.Quedan muy pocas iglesias de esa época.
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