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  June 3, 2009 - 3 de junio, 2009
SPANISH WORD OF THE DAY

ADVANCED VOCABULARY - NO TRANSLATION

osado - que tiene osadía - atrevimiento, audacia, tomado en mala parte, desvergüenza

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BEGINNING TO INTERMEDIATE WITH TRANSLATION

sombra (la) n. SOM bra - shadow, shade

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BASIC VOCABULARY -

el techo - ceiling
las paredes - walls
la ventana - window
la lámpara - lamp

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

Hacer juego - To match
Ya merito - It won't be long now
Hablar al caso - To speak to the point- to be frank
Estar de regreso - To be back

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BONUS WORD - TODAY SYNONYMS ARE PRESENTED.

Sinónimos - osadía - Courage, boldness, intrepidity, zeal, hardiness
- atrevimiento, intrepidez, audacia, ánimo, brío, coraje, imprudencia
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MODISMO-

flor- Chile - good or high quality

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PROVERB -

Primero es la obligación que la devoción
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COGNATES

arts - artes
humanities - humanidades
languages - lenguas
literature - literatura

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

A cada cabo hay tres leguas de quebranto

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Verb of the Day

propinar - to invite, to drink, to present a glass of wine or liquor,to prescribe medicines.
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Spanish Tips

There are numbers of cognates that sound the same in English and Spanish but, in fact are false cognates and have a different meaning. Here are some examples:

arena - sand
arena - estadio
carpeta - folder
carpet alfombra
éxito - success
exit - salida

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Other Vocabulary Words

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