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Forum: Idioms & Sayings March 18, 2021, 08:12 AM
Replies: 4
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Ser más malo que la sarna

How do we say ser más malo que la sarna en English?
Forum: Vocabulary March 18, 2021, 08:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
Politicucho

A politicucho is a bad politician, somebody who is in Politics because he doesn't´have any qualifications and for him, it is easy to make money and he has no charisma at all.
How do we say in...
Forum: Idioms & Sayings March 18, 2021, 08:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 75
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
Más de pueblo que las amapolas

How can we say in English " más de pueblo que las amapolas¨?
Forum: Idioms & Sayings March 14, 2021, 12:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 315
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
Apple of discord exists.

Apple of discord exists.
Forum: Grammar March 13, 2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 176
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
Thet don´t have a taste for good things I would...

Thet don´t have a taste for good things I would say.
Forum: Idioms & Sayings March 13, 2021, 10:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 153
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
a expensas de los demás, I heard that one before.

a expensas de los demás, I heard that one before.
Forum: Idioms & Sayings March 11, 2021, 06:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 153
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
Enriquecerse a costa de los demás

How do we say it in E?
To enrich onself on othe’ s ?
Forum: Vocabulary February 24, 2021, 04:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 820
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
to hook to the distribution network?????

to hook to the distribution network?????
Forum: Vocabulary February 10, 2021, 01:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 820
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
Engancharse a la luz

How can we say engancharse a la luz?
Engancharse a la luz es cuando una persona no quiere pagar el cosumo de electricidad y se enganchan, se conectan ilegalmente, y consumen sin pagar un duro.
Forum: Vocabulary January 31, 2021, 04:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 955
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
THEY ARE USED DIFFERENTLY Los pantalones...

THEY ARE USED DIFFERENTLY
Los pantalones campana están de moda. ( They are fashionable)
En la moda is used to talk about opinions En el mundo de la moda hay mucho intruso ( Fashion as an industry)...
Forum: Vocabulary January 28, 2021, 12:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 835
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
Bring oneself along

Does that exist?
Forum: Vocabulary December 20, 2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,978
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
In allanamiento de morada, is when people live in...

In allanamiento de morada, is when people live in the house, or it is a second house.
Ocupación is when the owner has more houses or usually a house that belongs to the bank.
Forum: Vocabulary December 20, 2020, 04:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,978
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
Trespassing vs squatting

In Spanish we have to different kinds of squatting crimes: Allanamiento de morada and ocupación.
Does anybody know the equivalents in ENGLISH?
Forum: Grammar December 08, 2020, 09:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 847
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
Permitirse algo Permitirse hacer algo I would...

Permitirse algo
Permitirse hacer algo
I would say it is IO
Forum: Vocabulary December 08, 2020, 09:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,038
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
to pay cash on the nail

to pay cash on the nail
Forum: Vocabulary December 04, 2020, 08:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,507
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
YES, I MEANT the metaphorical meaning.

YES, I MEANT the metaphorical meaning.
Forum: Vocabulary December 04, 2020, 01:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,507
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
Prueba de fuego

How can we say prueba de fuego in English?
Forum: Idioms & Sayings December 01, 2020, 03:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 621
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
for me they are de same, tener morro might be...

for me they are de same, tener morro might be more colloquial and caradura is more standard.
Forum: Vocabulary December 01, 2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,064
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
They are not synonyms but they are very confusing.

They are not synonyms but they are very confusing.
Forum: Vocabulary December 01, 2020, 09:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,064
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
Turn out and prove

I dont´aunderstand why sometimes we use one and not the other. In certain contexts I do understand, but in the sentences below I don't.

The stranger turned out to be her cousin why not proved?...
Forum: Vocabulary November 28, 2020, 12:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,045
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
Reirse de la vida

How can you say reirse de la vida in English?
Forum: Vocabulary November 24, 2020, 01:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,534
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
I found involuntary return on an American webpage...

I found involuntary return on an American webpage of immigration
Forum: Vocabulary November 21, 2020, 05:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 931
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
no, Operación llamada is for example when people...

no, Operación llamada is for example when people hear that if you migrate to a country you will be given food or money for food or any other benefits, then they spread the word and everybody wants...
Forum: Vocabulary November 21, 2020, 04:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 931
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
Operación llamada

How can we say "operación llamada" in an immigration context?
Forum: Vocabulary November 21, 2020, 04:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,534
Posted By ROBINDESBOIS
How can we say"devolución en caliente" in an...

How can we say"devolución en caliente" in an immigration context?

express deportations
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