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To carry or to take?

There are rejections to the use of porting, which is appropriate to know. Portar is a gallicism in the sense of carrying, bringing with it (L. Victoria, Dictionary of Difficulties, Errors and Definitions of Portuguese, 1956). Instead of “Carrying his documents in his pocket,” it would be more accurate to say: He had his documents in his pocket. The verb portar, in the sense of […]