be sorry
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be sorry(
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 ask for forgiveness)
a. disculparse
I'm sorry. - You don't need to be sorry. I understand.Lo siento. - No tienes que disculparte. Entiendo.
2. (to feel remorse or regret)
a. arrepentirse
You'll be sorry if you don't finish your tax return on time.Te arrepentirás si no terminas tu declaración de impuestos a tiempo.
b. lamentarlo
You'll be sorry if you don't take an umbrella to London.Lo lamentarás si no llevas un paraguas a Londres.
3. (to feel sadness or empathy)
a. sentir
Becky said she is very sorry for your loss.Becky dijo que siente mucho tu pérdida.
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