I'd never lend my car. - I've never borrowed money.
We use lend when we give something to someone for a period of time and expect the person to return it:
We use borrow when we receive something from someone for a period of time and have to return it:
We can understand lend as 'emprestar' and borrow as 'pegar emprestado':
I don't like lending money. Não gosto de emprestar dinheiro.
I don't like borrowing money. Não gosto de pegar dinheiro emprestado.
|When to use 'borrow' and when to use 'lend'.||VOA Learning English|