What does the verb pedir mean in English?

What does the verb pedir mean in English?

to ask for
The verb ‘pedir’ means to ask for.

What is Que Paso amigo?

what’s up, my friend.

What does Perdir mean?

Perder is commonly used in the context of ‘losing something’ in Spanish. And, just as the English verb ‘to lose’ applies in a number of different situations: losing money, losing a sporting match, and losing weight, you can also use perder in Spanish to describe losing something physically or metaphorically.

What does padir mean?

pedir to ask for to order
meaning no direct translation

What is the verb pedir used for?

The verb pedir means ‘to ask for’ or ‘to order’. This verb is irregular in the indicative present tense, with an -e to -i shift for all pronouns except nosotros and vosotros. The gerund form used for the present progressive tense also has an -e to -i shift.

How do you use pedir in a sentence?

Sentences using pedir in the preterite tense

  1. Pedí un vaso de agua. I asked for a glass of water.
  2. Tú pediste zapatos negros. You asked for black shoes.
  3. Juan pidió un vaso de agua. John asked for a glass of water.
  4. Nosotros pedimos carros nuevos. We asked for new cars.
  5. José y Carmen pidieron una soda al mesero.

How do you respond to Que Pasa?

A cutesy way of answering ¿Qué pasa? is Nada, nada, limonada. (Literally, Nothing, nothing, lemonade.)

What does Pede mean in Spanish?

pronominal verb. 1. ( to break wind) to fart (colloquial)

How do you use the verb pedir?

Even though you can use pedir in a question, you shouldn’t use this verb to question ideas or concepts. Instead, you’ll need pedir to ask for favours and to make requests. If you want to order something in a restaurant or ask someone to do something for you, then pedir is the verb to use.

How do you use pedir in a sentence in Spanish?

How do you use pedir?

Pedir means to ask for or to request something. For example, you may ask for or request a piece of cake at a restaurant.