spend the night
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spend the night(
spehnd
 
thuh
 
nayt
)
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.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to stay the night)
a. pasar la noche
We were so tired that we decided to stop and spend the night in a hotel.Estábamos tan cansados que decidimos pararnos y pasar la noche en un hotel.
b. quedarse la noche
Martina's parents wouldn't let her boyfriend spend the night at their house.Los padres de Martina no permitieron que su novio se quedara la noche en su casa.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. pasa la noche aquí
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)
Are you sure you have to go? Spend the night.¿Estás seguro de que tienes que irte? Pasa la noche aquí.
3. (imperative; used to address more than one person)
a. pasen la noche aquí (plural)
Spend the night and drive back tomorrow. We have plenty of space.Pasen la noche aquí y vuelvan mañana. Tenemos espacio de sobra.
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