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Forum: General Chat January 17, 2008, 04:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,681
Posted By Zach
right here...

right here (http://flickr.com/photos/zsgraham/2079670826/)
Forum: Suggestions & Feedback January 12, 2008, 06:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,292
Posted By Zach
BBCode Buttons

It'd be really convenient to have those little buttons above the text field for inserting BBCode. I don't mind referring to the list (http://forums.tomisimo.org/misc.php?do=bbcode), but other people...
Forum: General Chat January 12, 2008, 06:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,681
Posted By Zach
Yeah, I thought that was funny. Unfortunately,...

Yeah, I thought that was funny. Unfortunately, they really weren't cheaper than Wal-Mart. Haha.

Also, I really miss the awesome chicken fajitas...with fresh pico de gallo. :(
Forum: Vocabulary January 12, 2008, 06:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,139
Posted By Zach
In Argentina, I'm told, auto is the most often...

In Argentina, I'm told, auto is the most often used term for cars.
Forum: General Chat January 05, 2008, 04:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,681
Posted By Zach
I think they did all the paperwork in the US...

I think they did all the paperwork in the US before going down there, and just did the ceremony part in Mexico.
Forum: General Chat January 04, 2008, 09:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,681
Posted By Zach
Cool Fotos de Isla Mujeres en México

I went to an island just 5 miles off Cancún in November for my cousin's wedding. I took a few pics, so if you'd like to see them they're in my Flickr, which can be found here...
Forum: General Chat January 04, 2008, 08:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,657
Posted By Zach
Haha, nice story. I talk to people all the...

Haha, nice story.

I talk to people all the time from other countries (Latin American, especially) and a lot of them have said the same thing. They have no desire to get rich, and just want to...
Forum: General Chat January 01, 2008, 09:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,403
Posted By Zach
A bullet train, though? The new one in Mexico...

A bullet train, though? The new one in Mexico will run 180mph...
Forum: General Chat July 20, 2007, 06:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,770
Posted By Zach
Cool Going to Mexico this Thanksgiving...

Hey all...

Going to Cancún (Isla de Mujeres to be more precise) this Thanksgiving for my cousin's wedding. Just wondering if anyone could recommend some good books/travel guides for the area, and...
Forum: Vocabulary March 30, 2007, 08:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 10,894
Posted By Zach
I believe that honda means deep. For example, in...

I believe that honda means deep. For example, in the Florida Keys there is an island named Bahía Honda, which means deep bay.
Forum: Suggestions & Feedback March 27, 2007, 06:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,883
Posted By Zach
Looks great, these would come in really handy! ...

Looks great, these would come in really handy! Although I do have the Spanish keyboard installed in Windows XP, I'm having trouble finding how to create the ü character...for typing words such as...
Forum: Practice & Homework March 27, 2007, 06:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 11,603
Posted By Zach
When talking to someone from Spain I said,...

When talking to someone from Spain I said, Perdón, fui ocupado. The person then corrected me, saying I was supposed to instead say Perdón, yo estaba ocupado. Would anyone mind explaining this...
Forum: Grammar March 27, 2007, 06:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,068
Posted By Zach
I too have some trouble with the personal a. ...

I too have some trouble with the personal a. While chatting with someone from Argentina, she said: ¡Mate a los monos! (kill the monkeys!). This confused me, as I would have said ¡Mate los monos!
Forum: General Chat March 27, 2007, 06:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,912
Posted By Zach
Once in the iTunes store, click "Podcasts" in the...

Once in the iTunes store, click "Podcasts" in the top left corner.

Then, to locate the language learning podcasts, click "Education" and then "Language Courses", and the most popular ones will be...
Forum: Suggestions & Feedback February 14, 2007, 01:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,462
Posted By Zach
Looks excellent, I'm using it now. By the...

Looks excellent, I'm using it now.

By the way, I don't think anything can be done about the buttons being in English, without them being completely remade.. :-/
Forum: Vocabulary February 14, 2007, 12:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,155
Posted By Zach
Slang... *sigh*

I'm a big fan of IRC chat. I like to converse with people on various topics of interest to me in a real-time setting, as well as in a forum environment. One day, a Spanish-speaking friend of mine...
Forum: Vocabulary February 13, 2007, 07:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,414
Posted By Zach
A little of everything, really. What I do is I...

A little of everything, really. What I do is I use programs such as Michel Thomas (not too expensive) to build myself up a bit. I also visit site such as Study Spanish (http://www.studyspanish.com)...
Forum: General Chat December 01, 2006, 06:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,142
Posted By Zach
Re: Portuguese?

Ah yeah..so true. English would be a nightmare as a second language..
Forum: Culture December 01, 2006, 06:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,262
Posted By Zach
Job as a Spanish interpreter/translator

Just wondering if anyone has ever had a job as a Spanish interpreter or translator. I'm just starting college, and am looking at my career choices. In my local paper, there really aren't any jobs for...
Forum: Grammar December 01, 2006, 05:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,001
Posted By Zach
Re: Le, lo, and la oh my!

Ah..excelente! Thanks for clarifying that.
Forum: General Chat December 01, 2006, 05:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,142
Posted By Zach
Portuguese?

I managed to get my hands on a Pimsleur Portuguese course, and I've listened to about 2 of the lessons. I was surprised to find out that it's very similar to Spanish. I'm not going to get into it yet...
Forum: General Chat December 01, 2006, 05:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,293
Posted By Zach
Re: When did you start?

Agreed, it's a lot of fun for me too.
Forum: Grammar December 01, 2006, 05:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,001
Posted By Zach
Re: Le, lo, and la oh my!

Ok, I think I got it..thanks much. Although I do have one more question, why does the indirect pronoun go after the verb when used in a command (such as "diga le", or "tell him/her")?
Forum: Grammar November 29, 2006, 10:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,001
Posted By Zach
Le, lo, and la oh my!

I'm having some problems with "le, lo, and la". Like, when to use which...For example, I believe the correct phrase for I will take her to the movies would be, La llevaré al cine, correct? Well, how...
Forum: General Chat November 29, 2006, 10:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,293
Posted By Zach
Re: When did you start?

I've just started getting "serious" a week or so ago, it's just been very, very casual for the past several months. My goal is to someday get up to learning 1-2 new languages per year.. :)
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