the meaning of a

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the meaning of a

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why (mi) in (para soprender a mi familia) is preceded by (a)? and what does it mean? 

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InmaKwiziq team member

Hola Ww

some verbs in Spanish require the preposition "a" when the object is referring to people, like in this case "to surprise the family". This is often known as the "personal a". We have a list with some common verbs. Have a look here.

I hope it helps.

Saludos

Inma

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Many thanks. It is really helpful!

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what is the mining of mi

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the meaning of a

Hola!

why (mi) in (para soprender a mi familia) is preceded by (a)? and what does it mean? 

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