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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. vete a
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
Go to the store and bring me some onions.Vete a la tienda y tráeme unas cebollas.
b. vaya a
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
Go to the office at the end of the corridor and ask there.Vaya a la oficina al final del pasillo y pregunte allí.
2. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
transitive verb phrase
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.).
3. (used to express future intention)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
go to it! ¡adelante!; ¡empieza!
you needn't go to the expense of buying a new one no es preciso que te gastes dinero para comprar uno nuevo
they went to great expense to send her to a private school se metieron or (formal) incurrieron en muchos gastos para mandarla a un colegio privado
to go to (all) the trouble of doing sth tomarse la molestia de hacer algo
I went to a lot of trouble to get it for her me tomé muchas molestias para conseguírselo
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