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The placement of a preposition in a cleft sentence

Yo sinceramente no me preocuparía todavía por este tipo de oraciones que para un estudiante de Español aún son complejas, ya que el enfoque con que has percibido la oración podría confundirte aún más. ...
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The placement of a preposition in a cleft sentence

Your rephrasing is better than the original, no matter that it was García Márquez who wrote it. Spanish does allow perífrasis de relativo where the subject of the cleft sentence is a relative pronoun ...
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The placement of a preposition in a cleft sentence

The first excerpt would translate into "The only thing the family did not count on was the irresistible charms of Bayardo San Román." or "The only thing the family didn't count on was ...
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