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Old November 19, 2017, 12:16 PM
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Mirar

He mirado esa revista. (I have looked at that magazine.)

Is in incorrect to use:
He mirado a esa revista.

Is there any part of Spain where this might be used?
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Old November 19, 2017, 01:10 PM
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I'd say it's incorrect, because "mirar a" is rather used either for a person ("miré a Juan") or a direction ("miré al occidente"). But colloquially, you'll find this sort of "personal a" used for objects quite often:

- Miré a este asunto de una manera imparcial.
- Miramos a esta empresa con mucho futuro.
- Siempre he mirado a esta casa con mucho afecto.
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Old November 20, 2017, 01:49 AM
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