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Using por (and not para) to communicate price

We use the preposition por (not para) to indicate price. Read and listen to these examples:

Ojalá que Miguel venda su moto por 3000 euros.
I hope that Miguel sells his motorbike for 3000 euros.

Mis amigos vendieron su casa por 1 millón de libras.
My friends sold their house for 1 million pounds.

Vendo el cuadro por 5000 dólares.
I'm selling the painting for 5000 dollars.

Me encanta tu chaqueta. Te la compro por 20 euros.
I love your jacket. I'll buy it from you for 20 euros.

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Ojalá que Miguel venda su moto por 3000 euros.
I hope that Miguel sells his motorbike for 3000 euros.


Me encanta tu chaqueta. Te la compro por 20 euros.
I love your jacket. I'll buy it from you for 20 euros.


Vendo el cuadro por 5000 dólares.
I'm selling the painting for 5000 dollars.


Mis amigos vendieron su casa por 1 millón de libras.
My friends sold their house for 1 million pounds.


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