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"The shirts are for the students."

Translation:Las camisas son para los alumnos.

5 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/mlibre

Dang. Lost my last heart on "para" vs "por."

5 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/rspreng

para = intended for and por = in exchange for

5 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/mlibre

Simple enough. Thank you.

5 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/rspreng

I wish!! :) There are several other uses of 'por' and 'para.' With ser/estar, por/para are among the greater obstacles to be overcome when learning Spanish, along with all the "little words" like de, a, el, lo, me, ti, mi, se, lo, le, etc., all the other prepositions, and the subjunctive mood.

5 years ago

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What's the difference between estudiantes and alumnos?

5 years ago