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Forum: General Chat July 12, 2010, 03:00 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,365
Posted By EmpanadaRica
hahaha.. well it was a historic night as both...

hahaha.. well it was a historic night as both Spain and Holland never won the cup before so it's a good result no matter what. :D :thumbsup:
I'm sure a lot of people here didn't sleep either for...
Forum: General Chat July 12, 2010, 02:44 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,365
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Thumbs up hola JPablo y Irmamita :p Sorry to answer...

hola JPablo y Irmamita :p


Sorry to answer you in English I'm afraid my Spanish is not sufficient and too rusty (ehh no offense to Rusty whose Spanish is impeccable as per always.. :D )

No...
Forum: General Chat July 11, 2010, 07:20 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,365
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Talking Hello everyone, hola a todos.. :) I know it's...

Hello everyone, hola a todos.. :)
I know it's been a while, sorry sorry.. :o

I just wanted to express my sincere congratulations to Spain and all the Spanish people on the site - my friend...
Forum: Other Languages December 29, 2009, 05:23 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 27,482
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Ahh that's amazing, never knew that!! :p...

Ahh that's amazing, never knew that!! :p :thumbsup: lol yes the zeppelin story sounds very plausible indeed. :D :D

Ahh the black eyed peas.. also a band I think? Never had them yet, are they any...
Forum: Other Languages December 28, 2009, 09:34 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 27,482
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Talking Hola a todos, Hi everyone, Hoi allemaal! :D ...

Hola a todos, Hi everyone, Hoi allemaal! :D

As everyone knows it's just been xmas and now we're heading towards New Years.

There is a traditional snack that we eat a lot in these days,...
Forum: Daily Spanish Word December 24, 2009, 09:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,771
Posted By EmpanadaRica
I do..!!! :D well not so much wrt the exact...

I do..!!! :D well not so much wrt the exact origin but it fascinates me to see the similarities, and it being used in somany languages in similar ways both literally and figuratively. :)
Thanx for...
Forum: Daily Spanish Word December 24, 2009, 07:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,771
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Hi everyone, Nice word! :thumbsup: In...

Hi everyone,

Nice word! :thumbsup:
In Dutch 'mantel' means 'cape'. It can also mean those surrounding you. It may also be used more figuratively (de mantel der liefde, the...
Forum: General Chat December 24, 2009, 01:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,196
Posted By EmpanadaRica
¡Hola Bob amigo! ¡¡Muchas gracias!! A mi también...

¡Hola Bob amigo! ¡¡Muchas gracias!! A mi también me gusta muchisimo conversar contigo de nuevo, lo siento mucho que no tuve el tiempo para hacerlo este mes pasado :sad: Espero que las cosas van a...
Forum: General Chat December 24, 2009, 12:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,196
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Thumbs up Feliz Navidad!! - Merry X-mas!!

I'm sorry I haven't been around much lately, a.o. due to my new job i've had little time to study :o But I wanted to wish everyone:

¡¡Feliz Navidad y próspero año nuevo!!! :thumbsup: :balloons:...
Forum: Daily Spanish Word November 27, 2009, 07:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,819
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Yeah it seems to be the case that people always...

Yeah it seems to be the case that people always learn those first. :p :D
Forum: Idioms & Sayings November 27, 2009, 07:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,723
Posted By EmpanadaRica
To make someone pay To make someone pay dearly ...

To make someone pay
To make someone pay dearly
'To avenge' or 'to take revenge' perhaps.

In Dutch it exists as 'represailles nemen' as well. :)
Forum: Vocabulary November 27, 2009, 06:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 550
Posted By EmpanadaRica
And many Have-nots tend to be wannabe-Haves. :D

And many Have-nots tend to be wannabe-Haves. :D
Forum: Daily Spanish Word November 27, 2009, 06:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,819
Posted By EmpanadaRica
:eek: Spreek je ook nog Nederlands? Wat goed !...

:eek: Spreek je ook nog Nederlands? Wat goed ! :D:thumbsup:
Very impressive! ;) :p
Forum: Translations November 27, 2009, 06:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,397
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Hmmm ok thanx hermit. :) Not sure how...

Hmmm ok thanx hermit. :)

Not sure how nutriments would be used exactly, could you perhaps kindly give an example of its use in either English or Spanish?

Also I don't really know what 'fare'...
Forum: Daily Spanish Word November 27, 2009, 05:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,152
Posted By EmpanadaRica
And then of course there would be Stoker's 'Count...

And then of course there would be Stoker's 'Count Dracula' also. :p :D



:D Pero no yo, me gusta tomar el sol de hecho.. así que me pongo gamba a veces.. :o :D
Forum: Daily Spanish Word November 27, 2009, 04:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,819
Posted By EmpanadaRica
¡Interesante para saberlo! ¡Gracias Perikles!...

¡Interesante para saberlo! ¡Gracias Perikles! :thumbsup::)
Forum: Daily Spanish Word November 27, 2009, 04:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,559
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Hi Lou Ann :) Yes I felt exactly the same...

Hi Lou Ann :)

Yes I felt exactly the same way, it confused me a little also. :thinking: :D
It seems interesting that the same word can be used so positively and yet so negatively also depending...
Forum: Daily Spanish Word November 27, 2009, 02:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,559
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Hmmm interesting. My first impression when...

Hmmm interesting.

My first impression when reading the meanings of this verb was that it was a bit negative, but then the example more or less puts it in a positive perspective.:confused:...
Forum: Translations November 27, 2009, 02:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,397
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Question Comida/alimento/vianda

¡Hola a todos!:)

¿Cuál es la diferencia en el uso entre estas palabras (comida, alimento(s) y vianda) ?

¿Cuándo se utiliza cuál, y cuál(es) se utiliza lo más de estas palabras?

Comida =...
Forum: Daily Spanish Word November 27, 2009, 02:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,870
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Ahhh I see :) ¡Vale! ¡Claro que sí, entiendo!...

Ahhh I see :)
¡Vale! ¡Claro que sí, entiendo! ¡Muchas gracias chili! :rose::)
Forum: Daily Spanish Word November 27, 2009, 01:56 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,077
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Ok, thanx! :D :thumbsup:

Ok, thanx! :D :thumbsup:
Forum: Idioms & Sayings November 27, 2009, 01:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,547
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Ah vale ¡gracias, Sr poli! :D :thumbsup: :rose: ...

Ah vale ¡gracias, Sr poli! :D :thumbsup: :rose:
¿Hay una expresión por esto en español también?
Forum: Daily Spanish Word November 27, 2009, 12:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,819
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Indeed David, I have heard cumbersome before,...

Indeed David, I have heard cumbersome before, thanx for telling me. :thumbsup: :)
It's very funny you should mention it because this again bears great resemblance to another Dutch word :kommer
...
Forum: Daily Spanish Word November 26, 2009, 04:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,870
Posted By EmpanadaRica
Well the implicitness of your implications sort...

Well the implicitness of your implications sort of implied it, right? :D

¿Hay una diferencia entre el uso de 'un sondeo' y 'una encuesta'?:confused:
Forum: Idioms & Sayings November 26, 2009, 04:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,547
Posted By EmpanadaRica
¿Hay una expresión parecida para decir '(living)...

¿Hay una expresión parecida para decir '(living) hand to mouth'? :)
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