CAN YOU "AFFORD" A FERRARI?
Many Spanish speakers think that the verb "afford" has something to do with "afrontar" but that is not the case.
To "afford" something is: "to have the ability to pay for something". So, I may be able to "afford a bike" but I can't afford a Ferrari.
Hope that helps!
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