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What is an English cognate of "alegre"?

Alregre "alegre" is a compound of "*al" and "egre". prefix sufix al egre "to the"towardsrelated tosomething to do with eagerness The closest word to "...
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Supongamos que ve "ahora" como una palabra compuesta de "a" y "hora"? ¿Es la siguiente una traducción razonable de "ahora" al inglés?

Yo sí que creo que es una traducción razonable, después de leer la entrada de la RAE y la etimología de agora. Por otra parte, es interesante hacer el siguiente experimento: "ahora" puede ...
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"Riding the wave" y "running the gauntlet"

I haven't found any reference about "running the gauntlet" meaning "have the possibility of facing a risky situation". It looks like it means according to the Collins Dictionary ...
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"Riding the wave" y "running the gauntlet"

Sales pitch es un discurso comercial breve y asertivo que tiene como objetivo presentar una idea o negocio en hasta dos oraciones. Suele utilizarse en el primer contacto con el cliente y debe animar ...
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Formal letter greetings

Well, when you use prepositions, it's not like the same thing in Spanish. If "Who" is an enterprise (assuming "WHO" is a redacted content), then "a" is not the most ...
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esperar: wait vs. hope vs. expect

"i'm waiting for you to arrive" is literally "estoy esperando que llegués". you could technically use "espero que llegués", but this does sound more like "i hope you'...
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Do there exist times when the word, "empezar" means something to do with an investment portfolio or money? In financial context, what is the meaning?

De hecho "Empezar dese cero" es una expresión idiomática en español, qie tiene una expresión exactamente equivalente en ingles: Start from scratch esto tiene mucho mas sentido en el ...
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"Would have, Could have, Should have" equivalent in Spanish

Would have, could have, should have are the past subjunctive or -irrealis- because express something that should have happened, but it did not. In Spanish the closest we say that expression is -el ...
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Do there exist times when the word, "empezar" means something to do with an investment portfolio or money? In financial context, what is the meaning?

La frase es clara. Empezar es sinónimo de iniciar. ¿Cómo una persona de 50 años, puede empezar desde cero su economía y tener éxito? How can a person of 50 years have the power to start from zero ...
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How to translate "leading principal minor"?

En álgebra se utiliza "menor principal líder". Recordemos que un menor principal líder es el determinante de una submatriz principal líder de una matriz A M n (K); K = R o C. Source ...
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How to translate "leading principal minor"?

According to Wikipedia it is menor principal superior. This does make some sense since the submatrix is in the upper left hand corner.
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What is the most universal way to say "keep the change"?

Por añadir una alternativa distinta, poco utilizada, que personalmente me gusta mucho, y que sospecho que es bastante regional, yo suelo usar (sobre todo en sitios donde hay una cierta confianza): &...
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Can you clarify the meaning of a phrase

The doubt seems to revolve around the meaning of the verb "imprimir", which is a very formal and literary way of saying "give (something abstract) to something". Under (5) here we ...
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Can you clarify the meaning of a phrase

The meaning of the phrase is that, although there was wind, it wasn't blowing in the correct direction the subject needed to direct its ship towards Ursa minor constellation.
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