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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.).
a. barrer el piso
The waiters sweep the floor clean after every shift.Los meseros barren el piso después de cada turno.
b. escobar el piso (Latin America)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
Linda swept the floor clean and mopped it.Linda escobó el piso y lo trapeó.
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