play with
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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
1. (amuse yourself with)
a. jugar con
Can you come over and play with me?¿Puedes venir a jugar conmigo?
2. (perform with)
a. tocar con
The band invited a violinist and pianist to play with them on Friday.La banda invitó a una violinista y un pianista a tocar con ellos el viernes.
3. (participate in a sport with)
a. jugar con
Esteban loves tennis, and he plays with his brother every afternoon.A Esteban le encanta el tenis y juega con su hermano todas las tardes.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
4. (imperative; amuse yourself with)
a. juega con
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Play with me! I'm bored.¡Juega conmigo! Estoy aburrido.
5. (imperative; perform with)
a. toca con
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Play with us tonight.Toca con nosotros esta noche.
6. (imperative; participate in a sport with)
a. juega con
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Play with us. We're meeting after school.Juega con nosotros. Nos reuniremos después de clase.
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