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  June 4, 2009 - 04 de junio, 2009
SPANISH WORD OF THE DAY

ADVANCED VOCABULARY - NO TRANSLATION

sinrazón - sin-rah-thone' - acción hecha contra justicia y fuera de lo razonable y
debido.

Practice Sound Clip


BEGINNING TO INTERMEDIATE WITH TRANSLATION

ascensor (el) a sen SOR - n. elevator

Practice Sound Clip
http://www.spanishstudies.com/ascensor.htm

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BASIC VOCABULARY -

fresco - fresh
afrutado - fruity
oler - to smell
la peste - stench

http://www.spanishstudies.com/learn_spanish_vocabulary.htm
NEW - expressing likes and dislikes with soundclips
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IDIOM (S)

Hacer las maletas - to pack or get ready for a trip.
Cuarto de baño - bathroom
Cuesta abajo - downhill
Con respecto a - with regard to

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BONUS WORD - TODAY SYNONYMS ARE PRESENTED.

Sinónimos - sinsabor - displeasure, disgust, pain,
uneasiness, offensiveness

pena, disgusto, angustia, desazón, dolor, amargura
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MODISMO-

funcar - Argentina - to function

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PROVERB -

Confidencia quita reverencia.
Familiarity breeds contempt.

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COGNATES

dynamism - dinamismo
empathy - empatía
generosity - generosidad
integrity - integridad

http://latinamericalinks.com/spanish_cognates.htm
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ADVANCED PHRASE or Proverb - no translation

Sin amar y sin yantar, nadie puede pasar

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Verb of the Day

carburar - to go, to work or function, to think over

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Spanish Tips

A number of Enlish words that end in 'gy' have an equivalent
in Spanish with 'gía'.

analogy - analogía
criminology - criminología

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Other practice words

http://www.spanishstudies.com/proscenio.htm
http://www.spanishstudies.com/duro.htm

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