"We can start walking."

Translation:Nós podemos começar a andar.

August 27, 2013

2 Comments


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

I wrote this with no "a" before "andar". What is the rule for when you need the "a" with an infinitive and when you don't?

August 27, 2013

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

We use começar a + infinitive to say you will start an action. To describe routine or steps you can use começar + gerund(começo meu dia comendo uma maçã)

August 27, 2013
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