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Forum: N.I.S. Intermediate podcast comments 24th October 2006, 05:28 PM
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Posted By Andy E
Of course, it would have helped if I'd listened...

Of course, it would have helped if I'd listened to 5 seconds more of the podcast before posting....:blush:

Andy.
Forum: N.I.S. Intermediate podcast comments 24th October 2006, 05:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 9,793
Posted By Andy E
I heard Ben using the word "el nuero" as in "yo...

I heard Ben using the word "el nuero" as in "yo soy el nuero de tu padre".

I'm obviously familiar with "la nuera" as daughter-in-law but to-date I have only come across "el yerno" as son-in-law....
Forum: Learning Spanish 15th September 2006, 09:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,911
Posted By Andy E
I had expected this to be a quick cure for...

I had expected this to be a quick cure for insomnia but I actually watched the item on Terra Mítica with interest since we visited the park a month or so ago.

Admittedly the broadcast is an...
Forum: Learning Spanish 26th July 2006, 12:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,988
Posted By Andy E
Alan, It's not old news to me! Do you have...

Alan,

It's not old news to me! Do you have a link you could post? ......

EDIT: It's ok.... I didn't notice the P2P link to start with.

Andy.
Forum: Learning Spanish 21st July 2006, 03:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,748
Posted By Andy E
Yes, the most noticeable difference in the series...

Yes, the most noticeable difference in the series is definitely the Argentinian accent. I can't say, for example, that I could identify a PR accent compared with a Mexican one.

The biggest...
Forum: Learning Spanish 21st July 2006, 02:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,044
Posted By Andy E
The BBC has a section devoted to often...

The BBC has a section devoted to often embarassing mishaps in various languages. Well worth a visit for "what not to say". Some of them are hilarious.
...
Forum: A nice place for new members to say hello 18th July 2006, 02:48 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 17,126
Posted By Andy E
I've only just noticed this. No, your mind's not...

I've only just noticed this. No, your mind's not a blur and it was you who suggested it on the other language forum.

I just assumed that because you've changed your handle (whereas I've kept...
Forum: Spanish culture, life, food, and news 18th July 2006, 12:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,359
Posted By Andy E
An outrageous slur! I never go over 19 myself. ...

An outrageous slur! I never go over 19 myself.

Andy.
Forum: Learning Spanish 14th July 2006, 04:50 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,741
Posted By Andy E
He estado allí de vacaciones un par de veces -...

He estado allí de vacaciones un par de veces - para ir a esquiar. Es bastante popular entre los ingleses porque es (o era) barato.

Andy.
Forum: Learning Spanish 14th July 2006, 04:03 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 20,648
Posted By Andy E
Claro que conozco esta serie. Se peuden ver (o...

Claro que conozco esta serie. Se peuden ver (o descargar) los programas por la red:

http://www.learner.org/resources/series75.html

Andy.
Forum: Learning Spanish 14th July 2006, 01:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 12,932
Posted By Andy E
más probable... ...soterrarse con abundante nieve...

más probable... ...soterrarse con abundante nieve y empeorar la acción....

Andy.
Forum: Learning Spanish 14th July 2006, 12:47 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 20,648
Posted By Andy E
¡Vaya suerte! Es casi imposible comprar libros o...

¡Vaya suerte! Es casi imposible comprar libros o DVDs extranjeros (o incluso, a veces, periódicos) en mi cuidad local. Sin embargo, hay un par de librerías excelentes en Londres donde suelo ir a...
Forum: Learning Spanish 14th July 2006, 11:06 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 20,648
Posted By Andy E
He visto solamente unas cuantas películas en...

He visto solamente unas cuantas películas en español. Para mi, lo molesto es que los subtítulos nunca (o casi nunca) encajan con las palabras habladas y eso los hace inútiles, en mi opinión. Hasta...
Forum: Learning Spanish 14th July 2006, 10:31 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 20,648
Posted By Andy E
¿Una hora? ¡No está mal! Hay un par de dichos...

¿Una hora? ¡No está mal! Hay un par de dichos peor es nada y algo es algo....

A próposito, estoy para cambiarme de trabajo. En lugar de muchas horas viajando en tren, tendré un viaje de quince...
Forum: Spain Travel - Advice and Experiences 13th July 2006, 02:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 14,342
Posted By Andy E
Ignorance is usually something one keeps quiet...

Ignorance is usually something one keeps quiet about rather than broadcasting it to the world.....

Here's one:

It's 6 letters long, begins with 'P' and ends with 'A' .

HINT: Pizza's only...
Forum: Learning Spanish 13th July 2006, 10:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,442
Posted By Andy E
Seguramente tienes razón. Me considero antes de...

Seguramente tienes razón. Me considero antes de nada inglés y luego británico pero europeo.... creo que no.

Me parece que la Canal de la Mancha, aunque no muy grande, ha significado siempre (o...
Forum: Learning Spanish 12th July 2006, 01:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 11,269
Posted By Andy E
Funny how everyone quotes this from their...

Funny how everyone quotes this from their original English course (first published in 1929) - it's still mentioned on their website to this day.

I definitely recommend Assimil. These courses are...
Forum: Learning Spanish 12th July 2006, 12:11 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 20,648
Posted By Andy E
Trabajo en la cuidad de Londres pero vivo en la...

Trabajo en la cuidad de Londres pero vivo en la costa del sur de Inglaterra. Por eso, tengo un viaje largo para llegar al trabajo - casi cinco horas por día o sentado en un tren o caminando a la...
Forum: Learning Spanish 11th July 2006, 01:34 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 20,648
Posted By Andy E
Edith, Disculpas, no me he fijado en tu...

Edith,

Disculpas, no me he fijado en tu mensaje hasta ahora.

Nunca he asistido a clases, sea de inmersión o no. Prefiero estudiar a mi propio paso y estoy usando varios recursos de...
Forum: Learning Spanish 5th July 2006, 04:22 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 20,648
Posted By Andy E
¡Gracias por el cumplido! :thumbs-up: Andy.

¡Gracias por el cumplido! :thumbs-up:

Andy.
Forum: Learning Spanish 5th July 2006, 03:46 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 20,648
Posted By Andy E
¿Por qué quiero aprender español? He pasado...

¿Por qué quiero aprender español?

He pasado varios años saltando entre el español y el francés. Cado año viajábamos de vacaciones o a Francia o a España (o a otro país hispanohablante) y cada año...
Forum: Learning Spanish 5th July 2006, 12:34 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 82,709
Posted By Andy E
I'd like to recommend the UK International...

I'd like to recommend the UK International Keyboard available at the following link:

http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/users/pef21/gb_intl/gb_intl.html

If you've ever used the US International...
Forum: En Español, ¿Hablamos? 5th July 2006, 12:34 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 72,292
Posted By Andy E
I'd like to recommend the UK International...

I'd like to recommend the UK International Keyboard available at the following link:

http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/users/pef21/gb_intl/gb_intl.html

If you've ever used the US International...
Forum: A nice place for new members to say hello 5th July 2006, 12:25 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 17,126
Posted By Andy E
Morning all. I found this site last week via a...

Morning all. I found this site last week via a recommendation on another language learning site that I frequent a lot.

I'm always on the lookout for Spanish audio + transcripts and being somewhat...
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