Translation of preferir in English:
- la prefiero con el pelo largoprefiero esperar aquíI like her better o I prefer her with her hair longpreferiría no decírseloI'd rather wait hereI'd prefer to wait herepreferir algoI'd rather not tell himI'd prefer not to tell him
aalgoprefiere el café al této prefer something tosomethingprefiero vivir solo a tener que compartirshe prefers coffee to teapreferiría eso a tener que volverI prefer living on my own to having to sharepreferirI'd rather that than have to go backI'd prefer that to having to go back que+ subjuntivoprefiero que te quedes aquípreferiría que nevaraI'd rather you stayed hereI prefer you to stay hereI'd rather it snowedI'd prefer it to snow
- Sí, y en todo caso lo prefiero así.
- En lo personal mi mujer la prefiero no tan cursi.
- El nombre de la empresa prefiere mantenerlo en secreto.
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A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.