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Capítulo 5: Por versus Para

Differences between por and para and how they are used. Includes common expressions that ALWAYS use por. - Page 171 of textbook.
Para is used to indicate:
1. Destination
2. Purpose
3. Deadline
4. Comparison
Por is used to express:
1. Length of time
2. For, in exchange for to express sales or gratitude
3. Means of transportation or communication
4. Cause or reason
5. through, along, by
por aquí/ allí
around here/ there
por desgracia
por ejemplo
for example
por eso
therefore, for that reason
por favor
por fin
¿por qué?
por supuesto
of course