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Profile: jcbarros
User Name: jcbarros
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Joined: Friday, May 14, 2010
Last Visit: Friday, May 22, 2020 9:22:42 AM
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Topic: English language: a lifetime learning experience
Posted: Friday, May 22, 2020 9:19:20 AM
Latin and romances languages are the main sources of english (I think) ;(
Topic: "I came walking really fast" in German
Posted: Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:10:49 PM
Ich bin wirklich sehr schnell zu Fuss gegangen.
Topic: Questions for grammar of Spanish
Posted: Thursday, May 21, 2020 11:56:16 AM
Me han regalado un libro que enseña = that means the book is NOW (if you like) teaching you.
Un libro = because you aren¨t single it out (from a group of similar books)
Va a ir = that he has determined to do.
Iba a ir = he has the intention but that could or couldn´t be.
Pudo or podía are in this case interchangeable words in context. Both are correct.
...que lo esperes = Luciano asks Marga (through his interlocutor) to wait until he arrives
Topic: Are the assumptions correct?
Posted: Thursday, May 21, 2020 10:56:04 AM
I think sentences 1 and 2 are essentially the same (continuity) although the number 2 stablishes a time limit.
Topic: provided they are authorized to do so
Posted: Thursday, May 21, 2020 10:46:32 AM
On a certain condition-
Topic: Julio Cortázar (1914)
Posted: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 10:07:57 AM
Topic: Men marry because they are tired; women because they are curious. Both are disappointed.
Posted: Monday, June 16, 2014 10:16:48 AM
He married to Constance Lloyd (Don´t know if that satisfied her curiosity, but certainly she was disappointed). :/
Topic: Frankenmuth Bavarian Festival
Posted: Saturday, June 14, 2014 6:29:33 PM
Everything´s very nice but, where are the Indians?
Topic: Alois Alzheimer (1864)
Posted: Saturday, June 14, 2014 6:17:25 PM
Happy birthday to you, our last years faithful companion. ;)
Topic: Bobbing up again
Posted: Saturday, June 14, 2014 9:52:02 AM
Let me encourage you, R. While there´s life there´s hope. I wish you all the best!