para llevar

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para llevar(
pah
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bahr
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (for eating elsewhere)
a. to go
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
La pizza es para llevar pero la cerveza es para tomar aquí.The pizza is to go but the beer is for here.
b. for takeout
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Queremos dos bocadillos de queso para llevar, por favor.Can we have two cheese sandwiches for takeout, please?
c. to take away (United Kingdom)
Quisiera una hamburguesa de queso con papas fritas. - ¿Es para llevar o para tomar aquí?Can I have a cheese burger with fries, please? - Is that to take away or to eat here?
d. to carry out (United Kingdom)
Los cafés que pidió son para llevar, ¿verdad?The coffees you ordered are to carry out, right?
2. (in order to transport)
a. to take
Para llevar los platos y los vasos a la mesa, puedes utilizar el carrito.You can use the trolley to take the plates and the glasses to the table.
b. to carry
Hemos traído la furgoneta expresamente para llevar las sillas.We've brought the van especially to carry the chairs.
3. (in order to be dressed in)
a. to wear
Para llevar una falda tan larga hace falta ser muy alta y delgada.To wear such a long skirt you need to be very thin and tall.
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