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"I am going to pay for the food."

Translation:Eu vou pagar pela comida.

March 18, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/josenino972

Does "pagar para a comida" work as well?


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

no, in this case use "pela". if you use "para a" it would mean you would give money for the food, which makes no sense!


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

Pagar por (pelo / pela) = Pay for what you are getting.

Pagar para = Pay to the one who receives the payment.

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