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Question Tanaka got Honda to buy me a coffee.

zuotengdazuo

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Hi. I want to say “Tanaka got Honda to buy me a coffee”.

Can I translate it as 「田中さんは本田さんにコーヒーを買ってもらってくれました。」?
Can I use giving-and-receiving verbs this way?

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Toritoribe

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No and no. Other expressions are used, for instance, 田中さんが頼んでくれたので、本田さんがコーヒーを買ってくれた。.
 
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