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Old December 23, 2017, 02:04 PM
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Echo de menos o me falta

Echo de menos siendo joven.
Me falta siendo joven.

Creo/Pienso que sean/son mas o menos lo mismo pero cuál es mejor y más
?????? ??????
comúnmente utilizado?

¿Son las diferencias sutiles?

Podría estar totalmente equivocado en todo.

Como siempre, gracias de antemano.
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Echo de menos siendo ser joven.
Me hace falta siendo ser joven.

Creo/Pienso que sean/son mas o menos lo mismo pero cuál es mejor y más
?????? ??????
comúnmente utilizado?

¿Son las diferencias sutiles?

Podría estar totalmente equivocado en todo.

Como siempre, gracias de antemano.
I miss you = (yo) te echo de menos = (tú) me haces falta
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Old December 23, 2017, 06:28 PM
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I goofed with the siendo. Sorry.
Creo/Pienso que sean/son mas o menos lo mismo pero cuál es mejor y más .......
Creo o Pienso
sean o son Subjutivo o no?

Gracias otra vez.
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I goofed with the siendo. Sorry.
We all goof sometimes. Welcome to being human.
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Creo/Pienso que sean/son mas o menos lo mismo pero cuál es mejor y más .......
Creo o Pienso
sean o son Subjutivo o no?

Gracias otra vez.
As I recall:

Creo que son ... (because you are asserting that something is so)
No creo que sean ... (because you are asserting that something is NOT so)
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I would also say that 'believe' is 'creer'. There are times in English when we use 'believe' and 'think' to mean exactly the same thing. The Spanish translation, in that case, is always 'creer'. The verb 'pensar' is used when mental thought is involved. Sometimes there is overlap (belief or hope, coupled with thought). In that case, either verb may be used in Spanish.
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Muy bueno el foro y las analogias que usan, de verdad he aprendido mucho de la calidad de las traducciones. SALUDOS

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Echo de menos siendo joven.
Me falta siendo joven.
I wouldn't use a literal translation for "I miss being young." I'd say some thing like "¡Cómo quisiera ser joven otra vez!" or "¡Cómo quisiera volver a ser joven!"
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I wouldn't use a literal translation for "I miss being young." I'd say some thing like "¡Cómo quisiera ser joven otra vez!" or "¡Cómo quisiera volver a ser joven!"

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On the dot
Use right on target or spot on instead of on the dot.
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