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DailyWord December 07, 2009 03:10 AM

Ocasión
 
This is a discussion thread for the Daily Spanish Word for December 7, 2009

ocasión (feminine noun (la)) — chance, opportunity, time, occasion, motive, cause. Look up ocasión in the dictionary

Ésta es una buena ocasión para decírselo.
This is a good opportunity to tell him.

En la primera ocasión que surja...
At the first available opportunity...

La ocasión hace al ladrón.
Opportunity makes the thief.

Estamos reunidos hoy en ocasión del aniversario de nuestra boda.
We are gathered here today to celebrate our wedding anniversary.

pjt33 December 07, 2009 03:27 AM

Pues para mi "ocación" y "ocasión" son distintas...

Perikles December 07, 2009 03:35 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by pjt33 (Post 64263)
Pues para mi "ocación" y "ocasión" son distintas...

I think the Word Robot has blundered. It should be ocasión

pjt33 December 07, 2009 03:36 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Perikles (Post 64265)
I think the Word Robot has blundered. It should be ocasión

:rolleyes: Ya lo sé.

laepelba December 07, 2009 03:43 AM

It's spelled correctly in the examples. :)

irmamar December 07, 2009 06:56 AM

A saying:

La ocasión hace al ladrón.

laepelba December 07, 2009 06:59 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by irmamar (Post 64275)
A saying:

La ocasión hace al ladrón.

Does that mean the same thing as the sample sentence?

irmamar December 07, 2009 07:03 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by laepelba (Post 64276)
Does that mean the same thing as the sample sentence?

Sorry, i didn't read it :o

Well, this is a play, too :D

http://www.cervantesvirtual.com/serv...0035/index.htm

laepelba December 07, 2009 07:06 AM

:D Just trying to keep you honest! :D

irmamar December 07, 2009 07:09 AM

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Originally Posted by laepelba (Post 64280)
:D Just trying to keep you honest! :D

If I was really honest, i had told you that I'm at work (and I shouldn't be here ;)), so I read fast... :whistling:


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