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"Careful not to spill the paint on the floor"

 

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Old November 18, 2015, 12:37 PM
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How to say "careful not to spill the paint on the floor" (as a *directive* telling someone to take care not to do it.)

"Cuidate/ponga cuidado que no derrames la pintura sobre el piso"

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or perhaps "ponga cuidado que no se derrame la pintura sobre el piso / suelo"

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Old November 18, 2015, 04:40 PM
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"Tener cuidado" is the common expression for "to be careful".

- Tenga cuidado de que no se derrame la pintura...
- Ten cuidado de no derramar la pintura...
- Con cuidado. Que no se vaya a derramar la pintura...
- Cuidado, no vayas a derramar la pintura...
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