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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Kaleiope

"Ele pega a minha comida."

January 21, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/saniac

Why does the article "a" need to be there? I thought this was optional? Or is it always necessary in this context?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Koulia

Good question!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/annekarakash

The only translation given for pega is "get" so if we are to have any chance at this sentence, that list of definitions needs to be expanded.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Kaleiope

Why is "He gets my food" not an acceptable answer?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/TiagoMoita_PT

That would probably be more accurately translated as "Ele recebe a minha comida".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mariaaa

Is "tome" an acceptable synonym for "pega" in this context?

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