Curso de Inglés para Hispanohablantes

Recursos del Idioma para Estudiantes y Profesores

Verbos Frasales
anterior <--- A - B - C - D - F - G - H - K - L - M - P - R - S - T - W ---> siguiente
1) SEE ABOUT - atender a, encargarse de 10) SHOW OFF - fanfarronear, presumir
2) SEND FOR - mandar a buscar 11) SHOW UP - aparecer
3) SET BACK - retrasar, demorar 12) SHUT UP - callar, silenciar
4) SET IN - comenzar 13) SLIP AWAY - escabullirse
5) SET OFF - partir 14) STAND FOR - significar, representar
6) SET OUT - partir 15) STAND OUT - sobresalir, destacarse
7) SET UP - establecer 16) STAND UP - dejar ( a alguien ) plantado
8) SETTLE DOWN - establecerce, adaptarse 17) STAND UP FOR - defender (verbalmente) a
9) SETTLE UP - pagar lo que se debe 18) STAND UP TO - hacer frente a
Ejemplos
1) Let's organize a party! You can see about getting the groceries.  10) He always tries to impress people by showing off.
2) Billy was feeling sick, so his mother sent for the doctor. 11) We waited for her, but she didn't show up.
3) The workers' strike set back the completion of the new building. 12) Be quiet!... Shut up!
4) People start to wear warm clothes when the winter sets in. 13) When nobody was watching, he slipped away.
5) The boat will set off early in the morning. 14) The letters U. N. stand for United Nations.
6) All the sailors will set out in that boat tomorrow. 15) That boy is so smart. He always stands out in class.
7) That athlete set up a new world record. 16) John waited for Jane, but she didn't come. She stood him up.
8) Brian likes this city. He is trying to settle down . 17) Everyone criticized her. Nobody stood up for her.
9) He won the lottery and was able to settle up all his debts. 18) You have to be brave. You have to stand up to that problem.





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