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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.).
The scholar postulated an interpretation of the classic text that gave it a completely different meaning.El erudito postuló una interpretación del texto clásico que le daba un significado completamente distinto.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
a. el postulado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The commutative postulate of addition means that "a + b = b + a."El postulado conmutativo para la suma significa que "a + b = b + a".
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
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Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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