turn white

turn white
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 become white)
a. blanquearse
The seashells on the beach had turned white in the sun.Las conchas marinas en la playa se habían blanqueado con el sol.
b. ponerse pálido (face)
Ines's face turned white when she saw the snake.A Inés se le puso pálida la cara cuando vio la culebra.
c. ponerse blanco
The sky turned white as the day wore on.El cielo se puso blanco mientras avanzaba el día.
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.).
transitive verb phrase
2. (to make white)
a. blanquear
It seemed as though the stress had turned Alberto's hair white.Parecía que el estrés le había blanqueado el pelo a Alberto.
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