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portuguese

im confused on when to use "tomar" or "levar" to say take or to take

October 13, 2013

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The easiest way to remember is that "levar" involves an action like carrying or taking from one place to another. She took the children to school = "Ela levou as crianças à escola."

Vou tomar um banho. Ela toma uma bebida. Tome minha mão.

So, if "to take" means to move from one place to another, use levar.

October 13, 2013
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