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Name: Differences between PARA and POR in similar syntax
ID: m12142
Language: English (en)
Summary: Explains the subtle differences in meaning between the Spanish prepositions por and para when they are used in similar syntactic situations.
Subject: Humanities
Keywords: espaƱol, para, por, preposiciones, prepositions, spanish
Document Type: -//CNX//DTD CNXML 0.5//EN
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 1.0

Authors: Marathon Montrose Ramsey (maxstarkenburg@gmail.com)
Copyright Holders: Max Starkenburg (maxwell@cnx.org)
Maintainers: Max Starkenburg (maxwell@cnx.org)

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Jul 11, 2004 2:46 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Dec 11, 2005 1:07 am -0600

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Version History

Version: 1.3 Dec 11, 2005 1:07 am -0600 by Max Starkenburg
Changes:
Made myself the licensor.

Version: 1.2 Jul 11, 2004 4:12 pm -0500 by Max Starkenburg
Changes:
added some links and tried adding marathon ramsey as author so that he could publish the new version himself, but he still couldn't.

Version: 1.1 Jul 11, 2004 3:52 pm -0500 by Marathon Montrose Ramsey
Changes:
Publishing for the first time.  Will need to add links later once some of the other modules are published and thus get module numbers.

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