An English speaker’s perspective

Discover Spanish With Us

Currently browsing posts found in March2010


» by March 21st, 2010 at 9:39 pm » Comments (0)

Brotar is to blossom, bloom, flourish, break forth. The idea is that of a flower maturing. Where I heard the word was in a song which was talking about the life God gives “brote en mi corazon.” Just like the words flourish, bloom, blossom, etc. can be used figuratively in English, brotar can be used […]

Peaje / Cuota

» by March 19th, 2010 at 5:20 pm » Comments (0)

We arrived in Argentina a couple of days ago. Therefore the DSWU website is active again. What new words we are learning! Peaje can be used to talk about a toll booth or the toll you have to pay when driving on a toll road. In Mexico we used the word cuota which did not […]

  • Recent Posts

  • Sponsors

      Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function tla_ads() in /homepages/23/d164530573/htdocs/spanish/wp-content/themes/xMark/sidebar.php:28 Stack trace: #0 /homepages/23/d164530573/htdocs/spanish/wp-includes/template.php(572): require_once() #1 /homepages/23/d164530573/htdocs/spanish/wp-includes/template.php(531): load_template('/homepages/23/d...', true) #2 /homepages/23/d164530573/htdocs/spanish/wp-includes/general-template.php(122): locate_template(Array, true) #3 /homepages/23/d164530573/htdocs/spanish/wp-content/themes/xMark/date.php(45): get_sidebar() #4 /homepages/23/d164530573/htdocs/spanish/wp-includes/template-loader.php(75): include('/homepages/23/d...') #5 /homepages/23/d164530573/htdocs/spanish/wp-blog-header.php(19): require_once('/homepages/23/d...') #6 /homepages/23/d164530573/htdocs/spanish/index.php(17): require('/homepages/23/d...') #7 {main} thrown in /homepages/23/d164530573/htdocs/spanish/wp-content/themes/xMark/sidebar.php on line 28