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Meaning of: Perífrasis

Context: Perífrasis verbales aspectuales en español


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I tried Spanishdict & google. No tengo suerte.
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Old November 04, 2018, 05:46 AM
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A phrasal verb is a structure consisting of at least two verb forms, one conjugated and the other non-finite (an infinitive, a gerundio (present participle) or a past participle). Verbal periphrasis is used to form the informal future, the present progressive and the perfect tenses.

voy a pensar
estoy comiendo
he estudiado


Other constructions (numbering into the hundreds) are used. Have a look here or here.
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A phrasal verb is a structure consisting of at least two verb forms, one conjugated and the other non-finite (an infinitive, a gerundio (present participle) or a past participle). Verbal periphrasis is used to form the informal future, the present progressive and the perfect tenses.

voy a pensar
estoy comiendo
he estudiado


Other constructions (numbering into the hundreds) are used. Have a look here or here.
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