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"He waits five years."

Translation:Ele espera por cinco anos.

May 15, 2013

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

Do you really need to say "esperar por" to say wait for? In spanish, the por would be unnecessary and you would only need esperar.


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

No, depending on the context...


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

No, you can 'esperar 5 minutos' or 'esperar por 5 minutos'. The answer is wrong.

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