Traducción de "for" - Diccionario Inglés-Catalán

for

preposition uk strong /fɔːr/ weak /r/

A1 to be given to or used by someone or something

per a
I bought a dress for their new baby.
We need some curtains for the bedroom.

A1 used to show an amount of time or distance

des de fa, durant, una distància de
We walked for miles.
I lived with my parents for a year.

A2 having a particular purpose

per a
What are those large scissors for?

A2 because of something

per
Scotland is famous for its beautiful countryside.
New York is famous for its buildings.

A2 in exchange for something, especially an amount of money

per
How much did you pay for your computer?

A2 on the occasion of

per
What did you buy him for his birthday?

A2 at a particular time

per a
I’ve booked a table at the restaurant for nine o’clock.

A2 towards or in the direction of

cap a
Just follow the signs for the airport.

A2 meaning or representing something

per a
What’s the German word for “cucumber”?

B1 representing a country or organization

en nom de, en representació de
He plays football for Arsenal.

supporting or agreeing with someone or something

a favor de
Did you vote for or against the proposal?

used when comparing something to a particular fact

per
She’s very tall for her age.

(Translation of “for” from the Diccionario Cambridge Inglés-Catalán © Cambridge University Press)