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Forum: Spanish Basics - Vocab and Grammar Q & A 24th July 2010, 11:23 PM
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Posted By Kralizec
Here...

Here (http://www.spinnoff.com/zbb/viewtopic.php?t=7983&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=0)'s a Catalan grammar from zompist's forums. I'd say it's very detailed, except in the part about dialects.
Forum: Spanish Basics - Vocab and Grammar Q & A 20th July 2010, 12:12 PM
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No, I think it was close enough... I'd say you...

No, I think it was close enough... I'd say you just confused en and el because both are used before names. Although the usage varies from one place to another, el/la would be an informal way of...
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 20th July 2010, 03:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,475
Posted By Kralizec
All practitioners of the "fire culture"...

All practitioners of the "fire culture" (correfocs, cordà, fogueres etc) are hoping the authorities won't ever apply the EU laws about security distances... According to the EU, there should be at...
Forum: Spanish Basics - Vocab and Grammar Q & A 18th July 2010, 08:38 PM
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You're right, but "en" means "mister" just like...

You're right, but "en" means "mister" just like spanish "don". So it's "house of Mr.(whatever)". It's like adding "'s" in English.
Can Pinet -> Ca en Pinet -> Casa d'en Pinet (~Pinet's, Mr.Pinet's)...
Forum: Spanish Basics - Vocab and Grammar Q & A 28th March 2010, 03:25 AM
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Posted By Kralizec
It's a misspelling of the word culers, derived...

It's a misspelling of the word culers, derived from cul. Apparently when they founded the team they didn't have enough chairs or something like that and the people sat on top of a fence to see them...
Forum: Spanish Basics - Vocab and Grammar Q & A 11th March 2010, 09:57 AM
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Posted By Kralizec
;)

;)
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 14th December 2009, 12:35 PM
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Views: 20,445
Posted By Kralizec
Exocet, that white dry anisette/water blend is...

Exocet, that white dry anisette/water blend is also known as palometa here.

Maybe cazalla?
Absynthe? Tastes somewhat like anisette, very common in the mediterranean coasts...
Forum: Spanish Basics - Vocab and Grammar Q & A 9th December 2009, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,492
Posted By Kralizec
Yo emplearía la misma fórmula legal que para los...

Yo emplearía la misma fórmula legal que para los partes médico-legales, "para que conste ante quien convenga".
Forum: Spanish Basics - Vocab and Grammar Q & A 6th December 2009, 06:53 PM
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Posted By Kralizec
Ingeniero = Engineer Ebrio = Drunk Maybe...

Ingeniero = Engineer
Ebrio = Drunk

Maybe that was a joke? Ingeniero + Ebrio = Ingeniebrio, "Drunkgeneer"
Forum: Learning Spanish 6th December 2009, 06:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 16,332
Posted By Kralizec
Of course not. I've had Valencian-Romanian...

Of course not. I've had Valencian-Romanian conversations myself and that doesn't mean both are the same language.
However, what matters here is the percentage of similarity between the languages....
Forum: Learning Spanish 4th December 2009, 12:41 PM
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Posted By Kralizec
Well, I was born (and currently live) in a town...

Well, I was born (and currently live) in a town halfway between València and Alacant, and have some family from Barcelona (so I hear them often), and I'm telling you it's the same language. The only...
Forum: Learning Spanish 3rd December 2009, 08:14 PM
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Views: 16,332
Posted By Kralizec
Mmmm... Not quite like that. According to all...

Mmmm... Not quite like that. According to all (serious, prestigious) linguists they're the same language under different names. "Valencian" is often used to describe a heterogeneous block of dialects...
Forum: Spanish Basics - Vocab and Grammar Q & A 2nd December 2009, 12:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,165
Posted By Kralizec
Seguro que se me olvida alguno, pero... Los...

Seguro que se me olvida alguno, pero...
Los colores de las frecuencias son según mi opinión y experiencia, por supuesto.

Países y capitales que siempre llevan artículo:
El Cairo [Egipto]
El...
Forum: Spanish Basics - Vocab and Grammar Q & A 2nd December 2009, 12:11 AM
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Posted By Kralizec
"Pelotazo" es una palabra informal para referirse...

"Pelotazo" es una palabra informal para referirse al acto de enriquecerse mediante la corrupción. Si, por ejemplo, un constructor compra unos terrenos calificados como reserva natural (que los...
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 19th November 2009, 07:31 PM
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Views: 19,320
Posted By Kralizec
Hey, right now we're writing a recipe book with...

Hey, right now we're writing a recipe book with local dishes to finance next summer's holiday parties, since my penya (meaning a non-lucrative association of friends) are the 2010 majorals (the guys...
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 16th November 2009, 11:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,223
Posted By Kralizec
Mira, algo que nunca se me había ocurrido...

Mira, algo que nunca se me había ocurrido preguntar...
En gran parte de las zonas catalanohablantes, especialmente en los pueblos (las tradiciones duran poco en las ciudades), la novia tiene que...
Forum: Life, the Universe, and Everything Else 11th November 2009, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,463
Posted By Kralizec
It's a pretty common name in all Catalan-speaking...

It's a pretty common name in all Catalan-speaking areas. It's a variant of "Maria" derived from Occitan "Miréia".
Forum: Geek's Corner 25th October 2009, 11:00 PM
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Posted By Kralizec
Prisencolinensinainciusol?

Found this the other day, a song Celentano (70s Italian artist) made to sound like English, but that's actually just unintelligible gibberish.
Funny!
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Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 21st October 2009, 12:51 PM
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Views: 7,621
Posted By Kralizec
Reminds me of a German girlfriend I had... She...

Reminds me of a German girlfriend I had... She invited me to have dinner with her family, and since I knew Germans have their dinner early, i was knocking her door around 9 PM; they had started...
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 2nd October 2009, 08:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,423
Posted By Kralizec
http://img340.imageshack.us/img340/3411/llibreta.j...

http://img340.imageshack.us/img340/3411/llibreta.jpg
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 2nd October 2009, 11:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,707
Posted By Kralizec
It's strictly catholic indoctrination. However,...

It's strictly catholic indoctrination. However, all public schools and most private also have an alternative, such as History of Religions (teaching about the main religions in history), Human Rights...
Forum: Spain Travel - Advice and Experiences 29th September 2009, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,722
Posted By Kralizec
Well, most people there do call it Catalan when...

Well, most people there do call it Catalan when refering to the language as a whole, but Eivissenc when talking about their particular dialect - the only place where they usually won't say Catalan is...
Forum: Spain Travel - Advice and Experiences 28th September 2009, 11:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,722
Posted By Kralizec
I hope you're not refering to Catalan as a "type...

I hope you're not refering to Catalan as a "type of Spanish", they're different languages. Yes, they're closely related, but it's like Spanish and Italian... Somebody who only speaks one of them will...
Forum: Spanish Basics - Vocab and Grammar Q & A 20th September 2009, 03:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,918
Posted By Kralizec
Tiene razón Pippa, traduje por error la frase...

Tiene razón Pippa, traduje por error la frase sugerida por andrea en el primer post. Cosas de ir con prisas.
Forum: Spanish Basics - Vocab and Grammar Q & A 19th September 2009, 09:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,918
Posted By Kralizec
... "was so big that it looked like a...

... "was so big that it looked like a suitcase".
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