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PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

por favor (not comparable)

  1. As a polite request; please
  2. As an affirmative to an offer; please
  3. As an expression of annoyance or impatience; please
  4. As a request; please

InterjectionEdit

por favor

  1. please (interjection to make commands more polite)

SynonymsEdit

Usage notesEdit

In Portugal, both por favor and se faz favor are commonly used. As an impersonal and fixed expression por favor can be perceived as slightly more neutral.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^
    2016 May 28 (last accessed) “Se faz favor ou por favor?”, in Ciberdúvidas da língua portuguesa[1]:

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

por favor

  1. please
    quisiera una mesa por favor.‎ ― I would like a table, please.

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