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Spanish word of the day / Feed : homologable - comparable
« Last Post by Spanish word of the day on 16 Jun, 2024, 01:00:39 am »
homologable - comparable

Spanish example: La utilización de las sillitas infantiles es homologable al cinturón de seguridad.

English example: Use of the baby seat is comparable to using a safety belt.
Source: homologable - comparable
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General Discussion / Re: Vote?
« Last Post by jimmymac on 15 Jun, 2024, 05:35:17 pm »
Well I have registered to vote and who I vote for is nobody's business but mine!  :laugh:










i vot
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la pastilla - tablet, pill, bar (of soap), piece (of chocolate), brake shoe

Spanish example: El seƱor que trabaja en la farmacia dice que es importante que me tome un vaso de agua siempre que me tome una pastilla.

English example: The man that works at the drug store says that it's important that I drink a glass of water whenever I take a pill.
Source: la pastilla - tablet, pill, bar (of soap), piece (of chocolate), brake shoe
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General Discussion / Re: Vote?
« Last Post by Wolfie on 14 Jun, 2024, 04:18:50 pm »
I decided not to bother this year even though I knew I could vote.  How do you choose between that lot, they're all as bad as each other in my mind and nothing on this earth would ever make me vote labour so that's it for me.   :blank:
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General Discussion / Vote?
« Last Post by frankie on 14 Jun, 2024, 10:38:46 am »
I've just recently discovered that the rule expats are unable to vote in UK elections after living abroad for 15 years has been changed, enabling us to now vote.  However, the voting form must be applied for, we than need  to complete it and return it by 22nd of June.  I probably wouldn't have voted had I known (who can be trusted to Govern the UK?) but it would have been nice to have the option to decide whether to do so, rather than to be unable to....
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Spanish word of the day / Feed : el otoño - autumn, fall
« Last Post by Spanish word of the day on 06 Jun, 2024, 01:00:37 am »
el otoño - autumn, fall

Spanish example: En el otoño siempre estaba el aroma de las hojas ardiendo.

English example: In fall there is always the smell of burning leaves.
Source: el otoño - autumn, fall
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pelar - to peel, to pluck, to cut the hair of, to skin, to fleece

Spanish example: ¿Por qué lloramos cuando pelamos cebollas?

English example: Why do we cry when we peel onions?
Source: pelar - to peel, to pluck, to cut the hair of, to skin, to fleece
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Spanish word of the day / Feed : el oro - gold
« Last Post by Spanish word of the day on 01 Jun, 2024, 07:00:11 am »
el oro - gold

Spanish example: Robaron más de 10 mil dólares en oro de una céntrica joyería.

English example: They robbed more than $10,000 in gold from a downtown jewelry shop.
Source: el oro - gold
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el retrato - portrait, photograph, image, likeness, portrayal

Spanish example: Austria la conmemoró recientemente grabando su retrato en las acuñaciones austríacas de la moneda de 2 euros.

English example: Austria honored him recently by placing his likeness on the Austrian mint of the 2-euro coin.
Source: el retrato - portrait, photograph, image, likeness, portrayal
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Weather Stats & Comments / Re: Weekly weather stats
« Last Post by Judi_bk on 29 May, 2024, 05:53:08 pm »
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