be made
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be made(
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meyd
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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. (be produced)
a. ser hecho
This desk was made in the 19th century.Este escritorio fue hecho en el siglo XIX.
b. estar hecho
That watch is not made in Switzerland; it is made in China.Ese reloj no está hecho en Suiza. Está hecho en China.
2. (to be obligated)
a. ser obligado
The man was made to leave his country.El hombre fue obligado a dejar su país.
3. (to be carried out)
a. ser efectuado
The payment will be made once the item is shipped.El pago será efectuado una vez que se envíe el artículo.
b. ser cometido (mistake)
This mistake was made as a result of lack of experience.Este error fue cometido como resultado de la falta de experiencia.
4. (to be taken)
a. ser tomado
A decision will be made after examining the relevant evidence.Una decisión será tomada después de examinar las pruebas pertinentes.
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