Quick answer
"Let" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "dejar", and "permit" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "permitir". Learn more about the difference between "let" and "permit" below.
let(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to allow)
a. dejar
Her parents didn't let her go to the party.Sus padres no la dejaron ir a la fiesta.
b. permitir
Would you let me drive your car this weekend?¿Me permites manejar tu carro este fin de semana?
2. (to rent) (United Kingdom)
a. alquilar
He is planning to let his apartment for three months.Está pensando alquilar su apartamento por tres meses.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (tennis)
a. el nulo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The first point was a let.El primero punto fue nulo.
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permit
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to authorize)
a. permitir
Is swimming permitted in the lake?¿Está permitido bañarse en el lago?
b. admitir (pets)
Pets not permitted.No se admiten mascotas.
2. (to make possible; used with "to")
a. permitir
The link below will permit you to create a profile for the site.El vínculo que aparece más abajo le permitirá crear un perfil para el sitio.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to provide the oportunity)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
I'd love to go to the beach, weather permitting.Me encantaría ir a la playa, si el tiempo lo permite.
We could have a coffee somewhere, if time permits.Si hay tiempo, podríamos tomarnos un café en algún sitio.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
4. (authorization)
a. el permiso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You need a special permit to import any kind of pharmaceutical products.Se necesita un permiso especial para importar cualquier tipo de producto farmacéutico.
b. la licencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The permits are issued by the town council.Las licencias son expedidas por el ayuntamiento.
c. el pase
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of entry)
All the members of staff have permits to enter the premises.Todos los empleados tienen un pase para entrar en el recinto.
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