for you
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for you(
fawr
 
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (intended for you; used to address one person)
a. para ti
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
These roses are for you.Estas rosas son para ti.
b. para usted
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
I reserved this table for you, Mrs. Briggs.Le reservé esta mesa para usted, Señora Briggs.
2. (in your place; used to address multiple people)
a. por ti
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
If I work for you tomorrow, will you take my shift on Saturday?Si trabajo por ti mañana, ¿tomarías mi turno el sábado?
b. por usted
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
For you, we can make an exception as you're one of our best customers.Por usted podemos hacer una excepción ya que es uno de nuestros mejores clientes.
c.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Don't you have anyone who can do that for you?¿No tiene alguien que se lo pueda hacer?
I'll take care of that for you, madam.Yo me encargo, señora.
3. (intended for you; used to address multiple people)
a. para ustedes (plural)
Someone left these packages here for you.Alguien dejó estos paquetes aquí para ustedes.
4. (in your place; used to address multiple people)
a. por ustedes (plural)
If we may, we'd be very pleased to do it for you.Si nos permiten, nos agradaría hacerlo por ustedes.
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