"Without her, I would not have been able to study."

Translation:Sem ela, eu não teria podido estudar.

August 10, 2013

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/SaraECP

Why doesn't estudar require a "de" between it and "podido"?

August 10, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Paulenrique

"poder" (podido) does not require a preposition after it. But, a more natural way to say that is: "não teria sido capaz DE estudar".

August 10, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/LICA98

so is it wrong to say "podido de estudar"?

June 3, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Paulenrique

For me it sounds weird.

June 3, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Kunstkritik

why not " (...) podido para estudar" ?

October 3, 2014
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