"Yo cambié mi carro hace cuatro años."

Translation:I changed my car four years ago.

2 months ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/bdbarber

Is this something that is actually said in Spanish? I would express the same thought by saying "I bought (or got) a new car 4 years ago."

2 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/alezzzix
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Not really. A Spanish speaker would say "Cambié de carro hace cuatro años", it would mean you got rid of your old car and got a new one.

3 weeks ago

https://www.duolingo.com/TheHandShand

It made me think of people who lease their cars. I have friends who change vehicles every couple years. (I am Canadian, FYI)

2 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/rowith
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I've never heard this expression in English (U S). I traded... traded in... bought a new... got another... are some different ways this is expressed.

1 month ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Daphne177862

Changed it into what? This is an awkward sentence.

4 weeks ago
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