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.).
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
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1 (as couple) emparejar
everyone was paired off todo el mundo estaba emparejado or tenía pareja; they are always trying to pair her off siempre están intentando buscarle pareja
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