The Portuguese indirect object pronouns are:
|te||to you – singular – familiar|
|lhe||to you | him | her | it singular – formal|
|vos||to you – plural|
1. The Portuguese indirect object pronouns follow the conjugated verb in affirmative sentences. Study the examples:
Ele comprou-me um carro novo.
He bought me a new car.
A Rosa escreveu-te uma carta.
Rose wrote you a letter.
Eu mandei-lhe uma revista.
I sent him a magazine.
2. The indirect object pronouns will be placed before the verb in negative sentences. Study the examples:
Ele não me comprou um carro novo.
He did not buy me a new car.
A Rosa não te escreveu uma carta.
Rose did not write you a letter.
Eu não lhe mandei uma revista.
I did not send him a magazine.
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