Why 'que'?


Kwiziq community member

3 July 2018

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Why 'que'?

I understand the use of 'para' in these sentences:

¿Quieres algo para comer?

Tengo algo que contarte

Can you help?¿Necesitaba algo para escribir?

But I don't understand the use of 'que' in the following:

This question relates to:
Spanish lesson "Using algo to say something or anything"


Kwiziq language super star

12 July 2018


¡Hola Ricky! The "que" you are talking about is part of the verb "tener" to form the structure "tener que" (to have to) expressing obligation. I hope that this makes more sense now. Gracias, Silvia.

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