"Dad, I want this doll."

Translation:Papá, yo quiero esta muñeca.

3 months ago

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Why is Padre not accepted

3 months ago

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It sounds weird to use padre in the vocative, it sounds like you're talking to a priest.

3 months ago

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Padre = Father

Papá = Dad

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That's the translation, but usage differs from English to Spanish, papá is far more commonly used.

3 months ago
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