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It seems to me that this sentence:

"Este dinero se lo dio a a Dill, ...."

...from the translation of "To Kill a Mockingbird" ("Matar a un ruisenor") contains a redundant "a".

If not, what is the reason for the doubled "a"?

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    Again a mistake; it should be with a single "a". – Blas Soriano Jun 21 '15 at 22:16
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    Correct. Mistake. Should be just one "a". – Diego Sevilla Jun 21 '15 at 23:04
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    Anyone can teach me what the sentence means? The money gave it to Dill...? – Blaszard Jun 22 '15 at 17:38
  • I think it's "this money was given to Dill" (Dill is a cat, not a pickle; and by "cat" I mean a guy, not a feline/gato). – B. Clay Shannon Jun 22 '15 at 18:03
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Indeed, that's an error. It should be

Este dinero se lo dio a Dill, ...

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