Ask a Question

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


Showing results 1 to 25 of 123
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Bobbert
Forum: Vocabulary January 25, 2019, 10:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 345
Posted By Bobbert
Thank you for the further clarifications,...

Thank you for the further clarifications, Angelica.
Forum: Vocabulary January 25, 2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 345
Posted By Bobbert
Thank you, AleCcowaN. I understand it now. :good:

Thank you, AleCcowaN. I understand it now. :good:
Forum: Vocabulary January 24, 2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 345
Posted By Bobbert
Thank you, Poli and Angelica. Referring to...

Thank you, Poli and Angelica.

Referring to the first sentence about the rod barely missing the van, and using “pasarse rozando,” is it “la vara/la barra le pasó rozando a la camioneta”? Am I...
Forum: Vocabulary January 24, 2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 345
Posted By Bobbert
Thanks, Rusty. I'm familiar with por poco and...

Thanks, Rusty. I'm familiar with por poco and how it's used, so that's a good option that I'll be able to remember.
Forum: Vocabulary January 23, 2019, 11:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 345
Posted By Bobbert
"Missed Hitting" (an Object)/Barely Missed (an Object)

How do you say "Missed hitting" (an object) as in almost hitting something, but it didn't actually hit it. It missed hitting the object. It barely missed the object:

erró golpear?? erró...
Forum: Translations January 16, 2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By Bobbert
¡Genial! Gracias por revisarlo, Angelica. ...

¡Genial! Gracias por revisarlo, Angelica.

Poco a poco, me siento más cómodo hablando.
Forum: Translations January 16, 2019, 12:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By Bobbert
¿Qué Tal Lo Hice?

Hablando con mi vecino el otro día que es de Mexico y no habla inglés, yo quería decir:

I was under the impression that the ditches and canals they dug under the stones in the garden would carry...
Forum: Translations January 14, 2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 141
Posted By Bobbert
Gracias, Angélica, por la corrección y las...

Gracias, Angélica, por la corrección y las explicaciones.
Forum: Translations January 14, 2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 158
Posted By Bobbert
Gracias a todos. Nunca habría adivinado el...

Gracias a todos. Nunca habría adivinado el verdadero significado.
Forum: Translations January 14, 2019, 01:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 158
Posted By Bobbert
La Canción “El Que A Ti Te Gusta”

No entiendo una frase en la canción “El Que A Ti Te Gusta” por Voz de Mando, un grupo musical del norte de México ahora con base en Los Ángeles. Qué significa: “Se Me Caen Los Huesos” en esta...
Forum: Translations January 14, 2019, 12:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 141
Posted By Bobbert
La Canción "Pa’ Que No Me Anden Contando"

Me gusta la canción “Pa’ Que No Me Anden Contando” por “Voz De Mando,” un conjunto que empezó en Sinaloa y Baja California y ahora basado en Los Angeles.

Entiendo toda la canción, pero no puedo...
Forum: Translations November 26, 2018, 07:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 445
Posted By Bobbert
Thanks, poli. I'm familiar with the verb...

Thanks, poli. I'm familiar with the verb "retirar, " but never thought about using it in this instance. That's another great option.
Forum: Translations November 25, 2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 445
Posted By Bobbert
Thank you, Angelica. I'm going to memorize...

Thank you, Angelica.

I'm going to memorize your suggested sentence. I can't wait to use it!! :)
Forum: Translations November 25, 2018, 01:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 445
Posted By Bobbert
"Don't Take My Food"

I was in a restaurant in Mexico and some of my food was still on the table, but I wanted to wash my hands before I left. The waitress was cleaning off tables, so I wanted to tell her not to take my...
Forum: Grammar September 16, 2018, 11:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,071
Posted By Bobbert
Wow, Angelica! That was great -- very clear,...

Wow, Angelica! That was great -- very clear, complete, thorough, and even color-coded. Because I also struggle with direct and indirect objects, this is a great reference item for my study and...
Forum: Grammar September 16, 2018, 01:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 473
Posted By Bobbert
Thanks, Rusty, for the great explanation. ...

Thanks, Rusty, for the great explanation.

This is kind of like when I questioned whether to use “lo” or “le” with the verb “creer” in a previous post. You and Angelica explained the full meaning...
Forum: Grammar September 15, 2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 473
Posted By Bobbert
Thank for your thought, babymetal. I’m...

Thank for your thought, babymetal.

I’m aware of the “leisimo” concept, but if it is “leisimo,” I wonder why she sang “tú que lo ves, “convéncelo,” and “díle que lo quiero.” The “leisimo” is not...
Forum: Grammar September 14, 2018, 02:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 473
Posted By Bobbert
le and lo

In the song “Luna” that is sung by Ana Gabriel, I notice she sometimes uses “le” to refer to “him,” and other times, she uses “lo” to refer to "him."

The words are:

Luna, tú que lo ves, díle...
Forum: Grammar August 22, 2018, 11:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 759
Posted By Bobbert
Thanks for the clarifications and further...

Thanks for the clarifications and further explanations, Angelica and Rusty. It's perfectly clear and I understand it.
Forum: Grammar August 22, 2018, 06:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 759
Posted By Bobbert
Thanks for the detailed explanation, Rusty. ...

Thanks for the detailed explanation, Rusty.

I questioned what to use because I see "le" used in writing all the time in similar sentences, so I was unsure if I could use "lo" and/or "la." Now I...
Forum: Translations August 22, 2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 952
Posted By Bobbert
Thanks, Rusty. I'm glad my "feeling" was...

Thanks, Rusty.

I'm glad my "feeling" was correct.

Thanks for your explanation.
Forum: Grammar August 22, 2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 759
Posted By Bobbert
I Don't Believe Him/Her/You

I’m trying to determine what to use when saying: “I don’t believe him / I don’t believe her / I don’t believe you (Usted).

Does “le” refer to him, her, and you (Usted) in the following sentence?
...
Forum: Translations August 22, 2018, 05:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 952
Posted By Bobbert
Subjunctive Mood

In the sentence below, I conjugated the verb “pesar” in the subjunctive, but I don’t know why; it only “feels” right.

Is it correct?

Is the indicative permissible in this sentence?
...
Forum: Grammar June 20, 2018, 09:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 704
Posted By Bobbert
Thanks, Angelica, for the clarification.

Thanks, Angelica, for the clarification.
Forum: Grammar June 20, 2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 704
Posted By Bobbert
Rusty: Thank you for the explanation. I was...

Rusty:
Thank you for the explanation. I was leaning toward using "los" and "las," but I was unsure and wanted to find out for sure.

Angelica:
I have heard "Gusto en verte/verlos/verlas," but...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 123

 

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:03 AM.

Forum powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

X