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Differences in the verb 'to add'

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Yes google wll be an immediate answer but posting will benefit other users too, what is the difference between; sumar, agregar and anadir Thanks!

3 years ago

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Lrtward
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sumar - to add numbers together, to sum.
agregar - to add something to something else, like sugar to tea. Think of "aggregate".
añadir - to add numbers, like sumar. Also in written dialog: "It has another meaning," she added.

3 years ago

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Añadir can also be to add something to a recipe - Añado la mantequilla.

3 years ago

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Yes, "añadir" and "agregar" can usually be used interchangeably.

3 years ago