watch your step
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watch your step(
wach
 
yawr
 
stehp
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (imperative; be careful where you tread)
a. ten cuidado
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)
Watch your step! The path is rocky.¡Ten cuidado! El camino es pedregoso.
b. anda con cuidado (singular)
Watch your step! The floor is slippery.¡Anda con cuidado! El piso está resbaladizo.
2. (imperative; be cautious about what you do)
a. anda con cuidado
Watch your step. You can't tell anyone about this.Anda con cuidado. No puedes decirle a nadie sobre esto.
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 be careful where you tread)
a. andar con cuidado
Be sure to watch your step around this hole.Asegúrate de andar con cuidado alrededor de este hoyo.
b. caminar con cuidado
I told you to watch your step!¡Te dije que caminaras con cuidado!
c. mirar por dónde caminas
If you don't watch your step, you'll fall.Si no miras por donde caminas, te vas a caer.
4.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(to be cautious about what you do)
a. andarse con cuidado
You've got to watch your step around Carson. He's not to be trusted.Hay que andarse con cuidado con Carson. No se puede confiar en él.
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