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Old August 10, 2008, 10:40 PM
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Tierra

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tierra - feminine noun (la) - earth, dirt. Look up tierra in the dictionary

Ya no queda casi nadie que crea que la tierra es plana.
There is hardly anyone left who believes the earth is flat.
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Old August 11, 2008, 01:53 AM
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Tierra = Mundo
My Dad used to say (when he was mad at me): "Hija, te crees que eres el ombligo del mundo". As a teenager I hated it, now I remember it fondly.
I suppose you'll be able to figure out what it means on your own. Do ask if you don't.
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Old August 11, 2008, 11:20 AM
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Parida por los dioses

He escuchado se cree parida por los dioses que es parecido a ser el ombligo del mundo...
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Old August 11, 2008, 11:37 AM
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Qué buena expresión, Marsopa. No la había escuchado antes. Gracias.
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