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Jan
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comment When is “mitad” appropriate?
@Flimzy: That's what I meant, please give examples of how you use mitad and medio. I meant both just for enumerating the words, not that you used them together.
Jan
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comment When is “mitad” appropriate?
@KevinK.: the fix is less than 6 characters, only you can fix it, neither MikMik nor I have enough reputation to do so.
Jan
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comment When is “mitad” appropriate?
@JaimeSoto: why wrong? media is half as an adjective, and mitad is half as a noun, so media mitad is effectively half of a half, I.E. a quarter.
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revised Is there a consistent rule for constructing reflexive verbs?
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Jan
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comment Is there a consistent rule for constructing reflexive verbs?
@Eduardo, you're right, those verbs can't be reflexive following real life logic, but what if one were writing fantastic literature or telling a dream?
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Jan
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comment When is “mitad” appropriate?
Please name some examples you use with both mitad and medio, so we can assess them.
Jan
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comment Different words for “beer”
@Javi: caña confused me when I went to Spain, as caña in Argentina is another alcoholic drink, Licor de caña (de azúcar)
Jan
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answered What's the correct way to say printed?
Jan
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comment When does sólo have an accent?
Like @MarcosPri says, this used to be the rule, but it's now outdated.
Jan
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answered Interpretation of quotes or famous sayings
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answered What is the plural of 'Cuba Libre' (the beverage)?
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comment Origin of the name “Jesucristo”
Not sure, jesucristo is the only one I can think of right now. Anyway it's just speculation. But I'll post some if can remember.
Jan
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answered How important is 'proper' pronunciation in Spanish and is it incorrect to 'make up' a dialect?
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answered Are nonsensical lyrics common in Spanish lyrics?
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answered Is there a consistent rule for constructing reflexive verbs?
Jan
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answered Why is “por” prefered to “para” in the example within?
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comment Why is “por” prefered to “para” in the example within?
Which are semantically pretty much the same. Purpose and motivation at least in that sentence, do mean equivalent things.
Jan
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answered Difference between usage of “por favor” and “please”