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Jun
25
comment Listing mixed male and female nouns. Muchos or muchas?
Nunca he oído de eso, pero gracias por avisarme.
Jun
24
comment estar + gerundio vs imperfecto
No, it just means that you never stopped looking, it doesn't necessarily mean that you are still looking today. That would be another sentence altogether.
Jun
24
comment estar + gerundio vs imperfecto
I only translated it that way, literally, to show you what estar is doing to the sentence. They still both translate to the same thing.
Jun
24
comment estar + gerundio vs imperfecto
pretérito is the "past simple" you're referring to.
Jun
24
comment estar + gerundio vs imperfecto
yes, that's right... though I wouldn't call it indefinido .
Jun
23
comment What is a generic word to refer to “icing”?
or cobertura...y relleno for filling.
Jun
23
comment What is a generic word to refer to “icing”?
I can only think of pasta
May
27
comment ¿Como se contestan preguntas que llevan un “no” al inicio?
This does not really answer the question. If you have a different question, you can ask it by clicking Ask Question. You can also add a bounty to draw more attention to this question once you have enough reputation.
May
22
comment Is there a way to differentiate between uncles, aunts, grandparents?
Assuming this is a heterosexual family tree, cuñado would be the husband of your sister and cuñada would be the wife of your brother. Otherwise, you'll just have to distinguish it with more words as you did in your comment.
May
16
comment Verbs ending in -ed
Sounds like the Spanish equivalent of Shakespearean language.. Taketh thy seat!, Eateth thy food!
Apr
29
comment Gracia vs. Gracia why?
How are they opposing?
Apr
25
comment Conditional or Future for Tener
Conditional comes with would. What would you do? The sentence uses the future tense.
Apr
20
comment How can I raise my Spanish listening skills from high school level to the level where you can understand everyday talks?
Duolingo is absolutely free, just got there and see.
Apr
17
comment How can I raise my Spanish listening skills from high school level to the level where you can understand everyday talks?
Duolingo? Yeah, as long as you have a microphone you can utilize their voice practice.
Apr
17
comment Personal “a” expressed in object pronoun
A mi me gustan los tacos vs Me gustan los tacos.. The first one is more clear and emphasized.
Apr
17
comment How formal is cuán? What are the informal alternatives?
Cuán indicates a quantity of something, tangible or intangible.
Apr
14
comment How to translate “I practice swimming”?
That's why I told the OP if you're just dead set on using the infinitive
Apr
14
comment How to translate “I practice swimming”?
Almost like a yoda-like sound right? Swimming I practice. It's still grammatically correct though.
Apr
13
comment How to translate “I practice swimming”?
yeah, using Yo practico nadando. would indicate that you are swimming while you practice. And you could be practicing anything,... underwater basket weaving maybe?
Apr
10
comment How can we say “I'm sorry” apart from “lo siento”?
+1 for lo lamento