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Forum: Teaching and Learning Techniques December 16, 2010, 08:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,285
Posted By JosephThomas
Smile Movie time!

I recently watched,
Lord of the Rings: Two Towers

With Spanish subtitles

I thought it was an educational process.

However I have a few questions too;
- does Barbol literally translate to...
Forum: Teaching and Learning Techniques December 16, 2010, 08:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,950
Posted By JosephThomas
Grammar [Grammatics] it's like the equal to...

Grammar [Grammatics]
it's like the equal to math-law in language

To be grammatical = means you break no fundamental rules
Grammar = is those rules
(it's a singular plural* (the word is almost...
Forum: Grammar December 13, 2010, 09:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,733
Posted By JosephThomas
¡Muchas gracias! That helped a lot. I am...

¡Muchas gracias!

That helped a lot.
I am learning from a book

dice, dijo, diré
present, past, future** gracias

Doy,Da, dan, damos, dais - what is the regular? Dar?
Forum: Teaching and Learning Techniques December 13, 2010, 09:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,950
Posted By JosephThomas
You just quoted me quoting you. :) but High...

You just quoted me quoting you. :)
but High should be height in that sentence.

"Until this time, I should to study more in my grammatical English.."
You can also say,
"Unitl then, I should...
Forum: Culture December 13, 2010, 09:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,432
Posted By JosephThomas
CrOtALiTo I realized something reading the...

CrOtALiTo

I realized something reading the replies.
I'll give you examples.

"John said he won't"
John said he will not.

"Wont you do that for me?"
Will you not do that for me?
Forum: Grammar December 12, 2010, 09:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,733
Posted By JosephThomas
Exclamation ii) Set 1, of more to come

I have some more questions!

1.
Doy, Da, Dan, all mean Give. ¿How? Is there a formula or rule?

2.
Nos lo dan = should mean, They give it to us.
does Nos lo dan a nosotros mean the same thing?...
Forum: Vocabulary December 12, 2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,113
Posted By JosephThomas
Are to trying to, make a statement or ask...

Are to trying to,
make a statement
or
ask a question?

ie. ¡Open his file! or ¡Open his records!
¿Looked at his file? or ¿Looked at his record?
(when you open, record must be plural...
Forum: Vocabulary December 12, 2010, 09:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,092
Posted By JosephThomas
"Dragging at sending e-mails." Lagging would...

"Dragging at sending e-mails."

Lagging would be an acceptable term.

however Jferstler is right.
Forum: Teaching and Learning Techniques December 12, 2010, 09:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,950
Posted By JosephThomas
Wink Grammatical corrections I would make. "Yes, I...

Grammatical corrections I would make.
"Yes, I accept your correction, although I need to use the word reach (or, 'reach') in that phrase." - CrOtALiTo

"I can reach the height of my knowledge in...
Forum: Grammar December 12, 2010, 08:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,809
Posted By JosephThomas
Muchas Gracias ookami (para todos)

Muchas Gracias ookami (para todos)
Forum: Culture December 12, 2010, 08:49 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,432
Posted By JosephThomas
wont , won't surreal;) How did I not...

wont , won't

surreal;)

How did I not notice that you can or not use that..
Forum: Culture December 10, 2010, 10:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,432
Posted By JosephThomas
Question What phrase? Can you quote it? Did I say it?

What phrase?
Can you quote it?
Did I say it?
Forum: Practice & Homework December 07, 2010, 07:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,606
Posted By JosephThomas
were these the only possible corrections? I...

were these the only possible corrections?
I mean,
could you chose to rephrase the sentences with the same meaning attached?

I am interested in your correcting methods.
Forum: Vocabulary December 07, 2010, 07:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,592
Posted By JosephThomas
I would simply say, this is not technical or...

I would simply say,
this is not technical or undebatable

Additional expenses / Additional costs
"I payed my rent and my hydro bill, but still had $200 of additional expenses. Stupid bathtub!"...
Forum: Teaching and Learning Techniques December 07, 2010, 07:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,950
Posted By JosephThomas
CrOtALiTo, I thought I'd rewrite that sentence...

CrOtALiTo, I thought I'd rewrite that sentence for you.
" I am aware that this is silly, but I seem to have trouble remembering that Spanish words have accent marks."
(grasp. used to mean ability...
Forum: Grammar December 07, 2010, 07:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,809
Posted By JosephThomas
then, -Sí, yo soy escribí eso. "Yes, I am...

then,
-Sí, yo soy escribí eso.
"Yes, I am writing this."
I know it's a weird statement.


also. can you use Fue / fui a few diferent ways for an example please.

Muchas gracias y
Forum: Grammar December 06, 2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,117
Posted By JosephThomas
¡That was incredibly helpful! ps. ALT + 0161 =...

¡That was incredibly helpful!
ps. ALT + 0161 = ¡
sino = corrects or directs
Pero = but (common)
this was all helpful alecCowaN
¡Muchas Gracias!


God Bless
Forum: Vocabulary December 06, 2010, 03:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,110
Posted By JosephThomas
I am not spanish, but like you said it could be...

I am not spanish, but
like you said it could be one of those words we give several distinctly varied definitions.
I am now interested in how this word is used. [ Chapusero ]
Forum: Vocabulary December 06, 2010, 12:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,092
Posted By JosephThomas
Yes Dragging can be an action. and is used...

Yes Dragging can be an action.
and is used effectively the same as cling.

Drag - normal / future
Dragged - past
Dragging - present

You can drag someone.
Or be dragged
Forum: Grammar December 06, 2010, 12:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,733
Posted By JosephThomas
Thakk you! thank you. ¡Muchos gracias! ...

Thakk you! thank you.

¡Muchos gracias!
Piensano que se los mal. Por eso que pidió.
(Thank you very much. I thought it was wrong. That is why I asked)
¿ y ? (and, [?] )
Yo... hablo español....
Forum: Grammar December 06, 2010, 11:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,809
Posted By JosephThomas
where in that sentence is I implied? what is...

where in that sentence is I implied?
what is the exact meaning of,
Le Dije
Told, I am misunderstanding the nouns.
*( how did you get that? )*
Forum: Suggestions & Feedback December 06, 2010, 10:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,541
Posted By JosephThomas
I found you bygoogling "Learn Spanish online",...

I found you bygoogling
"Learn Spanish online",

This is one of the 10 most popular searches. :)

I joined because of an easy to read format, active users, a useful database etc..

I stayed...
Forum: Vocabulary December 06, 2010, 10:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,092
Posted By JosephThomas
Yes dragging is appropriate. You can drag...

Yes dragging is appropriate.

You can drag behind to be ignored,

you can be dragging behind and be forgotten,

you can drag behind an be a burden,

you can drag along aimlessly,
Forum: Teaching and Learning Techniques December 06, 2010, 09:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,950
Posted By JosephThomas
Arrow Ar-ith-mah-tic

I found this thread rather valuable and interesting.

However i find English much easier personally.
Stress is pronounced by vowel placement, vowel consonant combination, and a general rule.
...
Forum: Translations December 06, 2010, 09:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,178
Posted By JosephThomas
¡Muchos gracias los todos!

¡Muchos gracias los todos!
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