walk into

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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
1. (general)
a. entrar en
You can't just walk into a restaurant like that without a reservation and hope to get a table.No se puede entrar en un restaurante así sin reservación y esperar que te den una mesa.
b. entrar a
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
We walked into a little bookstore to see what they had.Entramos a una pequeña librería para ver qué había.
2. (to collide with)
a. darse contra
Daniel walked into a parking meter because he wasn't paying attention.Daniel se dio contra un parquímetro por no prestar atención.
b. chocar con
Donna was looking at her phone and accidentally walked into someone.Donna miraba su celular y, sin querer, chocó con alguien.
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walk into
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
1. (enter)
a. entrar en
2. (collide with)
a. chocar con
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walk into
intransitive verb
1 (enter) [+room] entrar en
2 (fall into) [+trap] caer en
you really walked into that one! ¡te has dejado embaucar por las buenas!
3 (collide with) chocar con; dar con; dar contra
4 (meet) topar; tropezar con
5
to walk into a job conseguir fácilmente un puesto
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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