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"He looks to you."

Translation:Ele olha para você.

October 11, 2013

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

Can someone please remind me why "ele lhe olha" does not work?


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

It's a construction that's old-fashioned here. A more common way of saying that is "ele te olha"


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

What sense does it make in English? He can look at you, for you, even up on you. I have never seen to you.


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

You look to someone for help, for input, for comment, etc. It has a different meaning than to look at, look for or look up on someone.


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

Indeed! Thanks.

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