turn left

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turn left(
tuhrn
 
lehft
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. gira a la izquierda
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)
Turn left at the next traffic light.Gira a la izquierda en el próximo semáforo.
b. dobla a la izquierda
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)
Go straight on till the movie theater, then turn left.Sigue derecho hasta el cine, luego dobla a la izquierda.
c. gire a la izquierda
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Turn left after the park.Gire a la izquierda después del parque.
d. doble a la izquierda
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Go to the end of the road and turn left.Siga hasta el final de la calle y doble a la izquierda.
2. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. giren a la izquierda (plural)
Go out of the hotel and turn left.Salgan del hotel y giren a la izquierda.
b. doblen a la izquierda (plural)
Go to the end of the corridor and turn left.Vayan hasta el final del pasillo y doblen a la izquierda.
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
3. (to go towards the left)
a. girar a la izquierda
Should we turn left or right?¿Giramos a la izquierda o la derecha?
b. doblar a la izquierda
We turned left at the junction.Doblamos a la izquierda en el cruce.
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