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go past

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio, verb + preposition + object/verbo + preposición + complemento

Translation of go past in Spanish:

  • pasar the bus went right past (me) without stopping el autobús pasó de largo the 65 goes right past our house el 65 pasa por la puerta de casa
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