Ask a Question

(Create a thread)
Go Back   Spanish language learning forums > Search Forums


Showing results 1 to 25 of 72
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Bobbert
Forum: Grammar October 31, 2017, 11:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 131
Posted By Bobbert
Thank you, Angelica. That makes perfect sense. ...

Thank you, Angelica. That makes perfect sense.

Thank you for the margin note. I'll be sure to utilize the pull-down menu from this site.
Forum: Grammar October 30, 2017, 11:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 131
Posted By Bobbert
Te Dije Que...

When speaking to a child, I have heard my neighbor yell:

!Te dije que estés quieto!
!Te dije que te calles!
!Te dije que te pongas en paz!

My neighbor seems to use the present subjunctive...
Forum: Vocabulary October 16, 2017, 01:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By Bobbert
Thank you, Wrholt and Angelica. That's what I...

Thank you, Wrholt and Angelica. That's what I needed to know.
Forum: Vocabulary October 15, 2017, 03:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By Bobbert
Thanks for your input, wrholt. I appreciate your...

Thanks for your input, wrholt. I appreciate your taking the time to write so many details. The alternatives you supplied make sense and will be easy to remember.

Also, do you know if the ones...
Forum: Vocabulary October 13, 2017, 11:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By Bobbert
To Panic

I’m unsure how to convey the verb “to panic.” Are any of the following correct? If so, which is the most common way to say:

I panicked.
Entré en pánico.
Me entró el pánico.

I was...
Forum: Vocabulary October 07, 2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 275
Posted By Bobbert
Thanks for your reply, Rusty.

Thanks for your reply, Rusty.
Forum: Vocabulary October 07, 2017, 02:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 275
Posted By Bobbert
Single File

I normally say “caminar de a uno” for “to walk in single file.” However, in the dictionary, I see the term “caminar en fila india.”

Is “en fila india” used universally or does it have a...
Forum: Vocabulary September 26, 2017, 12:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 782
Posted By Bobbert
Thank you poli and Angelica.

Thank you poli and Angelica.
Forum: Vocabulary September 25, 2017, 09:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 782
Posted By Bobbert
To Schedule an Appointment

What is the most common verb to use when asking someone if they want "to schedule an appointment"? This would be an informal question by a receptionist at a clinic and/or a dentist or doctor's...
Forum: Translations September 24, 2017, 08:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 186
Posted By Bobbert
Gracias, JPablo.

Gracias, JPablo.
Forum: Translations September 24, 2017, 02:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 186
Posted By Bobbert
Thank you, Angelica.

Thank you, Angelica.
Forum: Translations September 23, 2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 186
Posted By Bobbert
Full-Time and Part-Time

I’m unsure how to translate “full-time” and “part-time" into Spanish. If any of the following are correct, are they used universally or just regionally?

Also, what would be the best word choice...
Forum: Translations August 29, 2017, 11:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 835
Posted By Bobbert
Thank you, aleCcowaN

Thank you, aleCcowaN
Forum: Translations August 28, 2017, 11:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 835
Posted By Bobbert
Surround Yourself with Friends You Can Count On

I’m unsure how to say: “Surround yourself with friends you can count on.”
Are any of these correct?

Rodéate de amigos con quienes puedes contar.
Rodéate de amigos con quienes puedas contar.
...
Forum: Idioms & Sayings August 11, 2017, 08:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,156
Posted By Bobbert
aleC, Adding to what Glen wrote, a few that...

aleC,

Adding to what Glen wrote, a few that come to my mind that we say in English are:

He dresses very smart.
His clothes really make the man.
He stands out in his clothes.
His clothes suit...
Forum: Translations August 06, 2017, 12:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 444
Posted By Bobbert
"Gafas" is the first word that comes to my mind...

"Gafas" is the first word that comes to my mind too when I'm talking about "sunglasses" because that's the word I learned in school many years ago.

Because I interact with people mainly from...
Forum: Idioms & Sayings August 04, 2017, 08:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,143
Posted By Bobbert
aleC, Do any of these help? He's got good...

aleC, Do any of these help?

He's got good pitch, a powerful voice, but when it comes to rhythm, he’s lacking.
He's got good pitch, a powerful voice, but when it comes to rhythm, he’s unpolished....
Forum: Translations July 31, 2017, 12:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 444
Posted By Bobbert
Thank you for clearing that up for me.

Thank you for clearing that up for me.
Forum: Translations July 30, 2017, 08:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 444
Posted By Bobbert
Those Glasses Make You Look Good

Those glasses make you look good.

Esos anteojos/lentes hacen verte bien.
Esos anteojos/lentes te hacen verte bien.
Esos anteojos/lentes te hacen lucir bien.
Esos anteojos/lentes hacen que te...
Forum: Vocabulary July 16, 2017, 12:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By Bobbert
Estoy de acuerdo contigo, Pinosilano. Sin lugar...

Estoy de acuerdo contigo, Pinosilano. Sin lugar a dudas, Angélica es sumamente servicial. Desde que me uní con este foro, he dependido de ella más para contestar mis preguntas sobre el español...
Forum: Vocabulary July 16, 2017, 11:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 931
Posted By Bobbert
Acabo de regresar de mi viaje a Mexico y pedí...

Acabo de regresar de mi viaje a Mexico y pedí helado cada día sin problema. Cuando viajo, no me preocupo por las calorías ni por la cintura- ¡ja!

Gracias a todos ustedes por sus aportaciones a...
Forum: Vocabulary July 01, 2017, 01:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 931
Posted By Bobbert
Muchas gracias, Angelica, por la respuesta...

Muchas gracias, Angelica, por la respuesta detallada. Seguro que me será de mucha ayuda.



"¿Existen otras palabras/frases que deba tener en cuenta/consideración?" (I think this is what was...
Forum: Vocabulary June 30, 2017, 07:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 931
Posted By Bobbert
Ordering Ice Cream in Mexico

En mi próximo viaje a Mexico el mes que viene, lo más importante es ser entendido al pedir helado/nieve para que pueda seguir alimentando mi adicción mientras estoy fuera de casa. (Ahora todo el...
Forum: Vocabulary June 29, 2017, 08:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By Bobbert
Gracias, Angelica. Me estoy preparando para...

Gracias, Angelica.

Me estoy preparando para un viaje a México el próximo mes, y estoy seguro de que estaré buscando aretes para traer de vuelta a casa como recuerdos para una amiga. Mientras...
Forum: Vocabulary June 29, 2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By Bobbert
Stud-Type Earrings in Mexico

http://www.pearlhours.com/index.php?white-akoya-pearl-stud-earring-06.html

¿Cómo se llama este tipo de arete en México? Es un arete que se inserta en el lóbulo de la oreja.

Broqueles???
...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 72

 

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:02 PM.

Forum powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

X