be someone's turn

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be someone's turn(
bi
 
suhm
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wuhnz
 
tuhrn
)
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 time for someone in the rotation to do something)
a. tocarle a alguien
Carmen only wants to go out to eat tonight because it is her turn to cook dinner.Carmen solo quiere salir a comer esta noche porque le toca cocinar la cena.
b. ser el turno de alguien
It's your turn to take out the trash.Es tu turno sacar la basura.
2. (to be time for someone to play)
a. tocarle a alguien
Where is Eduardo? It's his turn.¿Dónde está Eduardo? Le toca a él.
b. ser el turno de alguien
Hand me the dice. It is my turn to play.Pásame los dados. Es mi turno jugar.
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