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Forum: Grammar December 27, 2019, 11:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 183
Posted By Aprendo
Thanks for all of your replies. She's not a...

Thanks for all of your replies.

She's not a certified teacher but a very avid reader and very knowledgeable.

Interesting she didn't use "ser --> son" or "tan" but instead used "estar."


But...
Forum: Grammar December 26, 2019, 08:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 183
Posted By Aprendo
Why both correct? Indicative & Imp Subj

Today my Spanish teacher from Mexico and I were talking about corn tortillas and naturally made ones being healthier than the processed ones outside of MX and places far away.

The processed corn...
Forum: Grammar December 07, 2019, 07:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 241
Posted By Aprendo
Angelica is the best source but for me as a...

Angelica is the best source but for me as a non-native Spanish speaker learner this helped me (it may or may not help you).

I learned the "triggers" or conditions/situations to use them:

I...
Forum: Grammar December 02, 2019, 09:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 341
Posted By Aprendo
OK, gracias.

OK, gracias.
Forum: Grammar November 30, 2019, 05:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 341
Posted By Aprendo
"Perfect" you note as in...

"Perfect" you note as in pluscuamperfecto?
Forum: Grammar November 24, 2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 341
Posted By Aprendo
Thanks for both of you poli and Angelica and I'll...

Thanks for both of you poli and Angelica and I'll note your comments and save them.

Much appreciated!

I'll take special note on "Sugiero" and "Seria mejor" also.

Gracias.
Forum: Culture November 22, 2019, 06:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,259
Posted By Aprendo
Gracias, Angelica. Voy a mirarla otra vez...

Gracias, Angelica.

Voy a mirarla otra vez con mi lapiz y entonces le preguntaré.
Forum: Grammar November 22, 2019, 05:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 341
Posted By Aprendo
Me gustaria + Imperfect Subjuntive

How common is this construction?

For example:

Me gustaría que vinieras a mi fiesta.

The party is in the future.

I assume using the present subjunctive is more common - and it depends on...
Forum: Culture November 02, 2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,259
Posted By Aprendo
La semana pasado vi Roma. Entendí casi todo...

La semana pasado vi Roma.

Entendí casi todo del idioma pero creo que hubo muchas cosas simbólicas que no reconocí
Forum: Grammar October 03, 2019, 12:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 544
Posted By Aprendo
Thanks to both of your responses and in...

Thanks to both of your responses and in particular your specific examples Angelica.

I need to remember that (from your quote above) an "Instruction, order, or recommendation" ALWAYS is in the...
Forum: Grammar September 29, 2019, 12:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 544
Posted By Aprendo
Why is this sentence in Past Subjuntive?

Hi, folks.

I appreciate all of the help found here.

My question is:

Why is this subordinate clause in the past subjunctive?

My native speaking teacher wrote this.
Forum: Vocabulary September 11, 2019, 04:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 471
Posted By Aprendo
Gracias, AleC Time es una palabra neuva para...

Gracias, AleC

Time es una palabra neuva para me:


timo


MASCULINE NOUN
1. (fraud)
Forum: Grammar August 08, 2019, 03:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 509
Posted By Aprendo
Thanks. :thumbsup:

Thanks. :thumbsup:
Forum: Grammar July 17, 2019, 01:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 509
Posted By Aprendo
Thanks, AleC. I'll have to focus on using...

Thanks, AleC.

I'll have to focus on using these 2 terms correctly.

Cheers.
Forum: Grammar July 15, 2019, 12:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 509
Posted By Aprendo
Tardar vs. Durar

At times they seem to refer to the same meaning in "time it takes to do or complete" an action.

Can someone clarify to specific differences and/or nuances?


Thanks.
Forum: Culture May 26, 2019, 02:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,259
Posted By Aprendo
Lo leí. Gracias, Poli.

Lo leí.

Gracias, Poli.
Forum: Idioms & Sayings May 11, 2019, 04:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 968
Posted By Aprendo
:thumbsup: Thanks, Ale and J Pablo.

:thumbsup:

Thanks, Ale and J Pablo.
Forum: Idioms & Sayings May 09, 2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 968
Posted By Aprendo
To be burned out

I had a Spanish lesson yesterday. My teacher is a native speaker from Argentina.

The topic of burning out - as in to burn out on a job came up and she did know of a Spanish idiom or equivalent.
...
Forum: Grammar May 06, 2019, 10:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By Aprendo
Thanks you, AleC. I'll be focusing and using...

Thanks you, AleC.

I'll be focusing and using the Present Perfect Subjunctive now (in my long journey in Espanol).

Thank you!
Forum: Grammar May 06, 2019, 03:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By Aprendo
How common is Present Perfect Subjunctive use?

Quick question on the spoken usage of the Present Perfect Subjunctive.

Is it commonly used in spoken language / communication?

Moreso in writing?

Used more or less in Spain vs. Latin...
Forum: Grammar April 21, 2019, 04:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,155
Posted By Aprendo
Thanks for all of the responses.

Thanks for all of the responses.
Forum: Grammar April 17, 2019, 10:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,155
Posted By Aprendo
Thanks much. I missed it then at 9:16. ...

Thanks much.

I missed it then at 9:16. Perhaps it's b/c he's talking in espanol although I usually understand almost 98% of what he says.
Forum: Grammar April 17, 2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,155
Posted By Aprendo
Thanks for the response Angelica - and I already...

Thanks for the response Angelica - and I already regret starting this thread b/c I think it's too esoteric. But I did....so.

Here is "Espanol Con Juan" Youtube channel description:

"El...
Forum: Grammar April 16, 2019, 09:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,155
Posted By Aprendo
Thanks for the response holt. I'm aware of...

Thanks for the response holt.

I'm aware of the general rule but I was watching "Espanol con Juan" on YT and he noted an exception.

Perhaps I shouldn't focus on these things.
Forum: Grammar April 13, 2019, 09:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,155
Posted By Aprendo
Me parece que + indicative vs. subjunctive

I used youtube and the instruction wasn't there and I tried the search function on this forum.

(I should know this rule by know but I'm asking):


When and why does

Me parece que +...
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