Fórum EMB de Discussões
[  EMB's Main Menu  |  Forum Index  |  Cadastro  |  Search  ]

Autor:  Julia
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  20/FEV/2006 8:37 PM
Assunto:  Care for

Hi there!


I'm studying about CARE FOR and I need some help.

If I use CARE FOR meaning LIKE, then I should use it only in negative sentences or questions. For instance: My husband doesn't care for chocolate or Do you care for raw fish?


But if I use CARE FOR meaning TO HAVE THE SUPERVISION OF, then I can use it in the affirmative. For instance: She cares for her grandparents.


My question is "Am I right"? Please, give your opinion.


Thanks heaps



Envie uma resposta
Índice de mensagens

 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
 Care for  –  Julia  20/FEV/2006, 8:37 PM
Care for = look after?  –  Marcio Osorio  21/FEV/2006, 12:58 AM
Care for = look after?  –  Dale/RS  21/FEV/2006, 9:40 AM
Care for = look after?  –  Marcio Osorio  21/FEV/2006, 9:16 PM

Contents of this forum are copy-free.
By S&K