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think of oneself
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.).
1. (to consider oneself)
I don't think of myself as an artist, but I do like to draw.No me considero artista, pero me gusta dibujar.
He thinks much of himself, but don't let him intimidate you. You are just as smart and capable.Se cree mucho, pero no dejes que te intimide. Eres igual de capaz e inteligente.
If you want to be successful, think of yourself as a successful person.Si quieres tener éxito, imagínate como una persona de éxito.
Jacob doesn't think of himself as athletic because he doesn't play sports, but he actually is in very good shape.Jacob no se piensa atlético porque no practica deportes, pero en realidad está en muy buena forma.
intransitive verb phrase
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.).
2. (to think about oneself)
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