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Old August 12, 2009, 10:25 PM
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Question Change one's tune

To change one's tune
To change/ alter your attitude or approach.

Anyone know a good Spanish equivalent for this?
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Perhaps these start getting at the meaning:

hacer un cambio drástico
arrepentirse
retractar(se)
renunciar a algo
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cambiar de parecer
cambiar de opinión
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cambiar de historia


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Coloquialmente:

Cambiar el rollo

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Old August 13, 2009, 06:07 AM
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cambiar de tono . Or this is a false friend? I mean we say cambiar de tono, when somebody´s voice is getting a little bit annoying, we say cambia de tono por favor, because he is shouting.
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I don't know if it's used internationally but among Dominicans the term is
cambiar la vaina.
No sigues con esa vaina is a very common expression. Do you hear it in
Mexico and Spain?
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he oido ese termino 'vaina' entre dominicanos y tambien mejicanos
de los angeles (chicanos).

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