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.).
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
no direct translation
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
Can I have an apple? - Go ahead!¿Puedo tomar una manzana? - ¡Por supuesto!
Could I get by, please? - Yes, go ahead.¿Podría pasar, por favor? - Sí, adelante.
Unlock More Translations for Free
Learn more with unlimited dictionary access. Sign up for free today.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
a. seguir adelante
to go ahead with somethingseguir (adelante) con algo
may I say something? — go ahead¿puedo hablar? — adelante
2. (go in front)
a. ir delante
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Translate to go ahead using machine translatorsSee Machine Translations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
The world’s largest Spanish dictionary
Conjugations for every Spanish verb
Learn vocabulary faster
Learn every rule and exception
Native-speaker video pronunciations
Word of the Day
to grow fond of
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Learn offline on iOS
Learn Spanish faster