136 - appropriate preposition. Preposition: para The...

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There are two prepositions that must be explained together because they are most commonly  confused by English speakers. The prepositions  para  and  por  both have a number of English  translations, but the word that you would use in English does not determine which of the two  prepositions to use in Spanish. You must consider what relationship is being expressed, and use the 
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Unformatted text preview: appropriate preposition. Preposition: para The reasons for using para can easily be remembered with the acronym PRODDS. Each word below represents one of the reasons, and they're all explained in detail in the following sections. • P urpose • R ecipient • O pinion • D estination • D eadline • S tandard...
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This note was uploaded on 11/06/2011 for the course SPAN 101 taught by Professor Oliveros during the Fall '09 term at Texas State.

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