¿Sabías que...?: ¿Qué ingrediente en la paella Valenciana escandalizaría a los amantes de los animales?
answer for / responder de
answer for   answer   -intransitive verb + preposition
1. (=take responsibility for)
[+actions]   responder de
·I'll not answer for the consequences
·no respondo de las consecuencias,   no me responsabilizo de las consecuencias
·to answer for the [truth] of something
·responder de la veracidad de algo
·to answer for somebody'noun [safety]
·responder de la seguridad de somebody, someone
·he'noun got a lot to answer for
·tiene la culpa de muchas cosas
·he must be made to answer for his crimes
·le tienen que hacer pagar por sus crímenes
2. (=reply for)   responder por
·I can't answer for the others, but ...
·no puedo responder por los demonstrativeánoun, pero ...
·can't she answer for herself?
·¿no sabe responder ella sola?
3. (=serve as)   servir de
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