get off to sleep
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get off to sleep
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 go to sleep)
a. dormirse
I need to get off to sleep soon if I want to get to work on time tomorrow.Necesito dormirme pronto si quiero llegar al trabajo a tiempo mañana.
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
2. (to put to sleep)
a. dormir
I couldn't get the baby off to sleep for an hour last night.No pude dormir al bebé por una hora anoche.
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