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Why do we have both "el arte moderno" and "el arte métrica"? What is the historical origin of this redundancy?

4 votes
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157 views

Why does "violínes" take an accent on the "i" according to this sentence?

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2 answers
140 views

Is there a rule of thumb for distinguishing male and female names in Spanish?

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3 answers
2k views

Why are "tinto" and "rojo" both used for "red"? What is the historical origin of this redundancy?

1 vote
3 answers
188 views

Why are some singular masculine attributive adjectives treated like that?

10 votes
4 answers
1k views

How did "lunar" come to mean both the skin "mole" and the "moon" in Spanish and Portuguese?

5 votes
2 answers
2k views

When would Spanish speakers pronounce the "j" like the English "j"?

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1 answer
257 views

What rules do I determine for pronouncing "c", "j", "l", "s", "x", and "z"? [closed]

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4 answers
555 views

How to predict the pronunciations of loanwords?

6 votes
1 answer
2k views

Why do "beer" and "cherry" have similar words in Spanish and Portuguese? What is the historical origin of this coincidence?

2 votes
2 answers
266 views

What are some exaples of Extranjerismos no adaptados and Heterónimos?

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1 answer
298 views

Development of "baca" and "baja", which seem to be antonyms with a single letter of difference? [closed]

2 votes
2 answers
255 views

How to say something “gets old fast”?

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3 answers
324 views

Why do some words which violate gender rules? What is the historical origin of this redundancy?

2 votes
2 answers
345 views

Why don't we say "un suéter naranjo" or "un suéter roso"? Why doesn't the gender of a color match with the gender of the noun?

4 votes
1 answer
618 views

How can you distinguish "viste" from "you saw" vs "you dress" or "he/she dresses"?

-1 votes
2 answers
144 views

Different verb, same first person singular present tense, how to find out which verb?

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2 answers
328 views

How are consonants combined with an "h" and double consonants borrowed from English?

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2 answers
665 views

How to predict the pronunciation of the letters "b", "v", and "h"?

3 votes
1 answer
160 views

"Colegio" and "Dormitorio"

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3 answers
413 views

How to predict the gender of nouns with arbitrary endings?

3 votes
2 answers
845 views

Why do some nouns, pronouns, and adjectives keep the accent even for the plural?

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2 answers
121 views

Pronunciation of the letter z [duplicate]

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1 answer
287 views

"Trae" and "traje"

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1 answer
116 views

Why are there sometimes different names in different countries?

3 votes
1 answer
237 views

How is the letter "o" pronounced?

1 vote
1 answer
238 views

Use of the letter g

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2 answers
2k views

Why is the letter 'w' reserved for words that are acquired from other languages?