to make a movie and
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To make money (if there's such a thing) and give it to the poor.
Oh! So that's the history.
Personality vs physical appearance.
This made my day. LOL
Would you like a cuppa?
What other "Straya" slang do you know?
Not so good in writing.
A friend of mine lived in Germany for one year. Now she is a tutor here and earning a lot of money. :)
wow!! This is my first time listening to it now and I loooove it!! Will search for the translation now, it seems like a sad song for medragonsky wrote:I think I posted this in another thread like this but I love this Hungarian song. I understand nothing from it but I absolutely love it!
same! I stopped for almost 3 months now but I can still remember once I see themTemitopeAkinyede wrote:I started using dualingo to learn spanish for a while, i invested time in it at the basic level. I took a long break because of work, months to be precise, i recently downloaded it and it continued from where i stopped previously and honestly all i learnt kept coming back as soon as i saw them.
I never heard of this. OMG...ikaymoreno wrote:Bugs and other weird things aisde, "Killing me softly" from Tarlac. They hit the chicken (while alive) repeatedly with a stick so it develops bruises. They said it makes it yummier. I just find it too...brutal so even though it's just chicken, I have no desire to taste it.
Why is an electrical outlet called an outlet when you plug things into it? Shouldn’t it be called an inlet?
Why is the man who invests all your money called a broker?
Why is it that when you’re driving and looking for an address, you turn down the volume on the radio?
Why isn’t 11 pronounced “onety-one”?
I haven't but I'd like to try.
Nice to know! All I know about Panama is the prison scene because of Prison break series. :DAri wrote:My country Panamá is awesome. Most people can speak English. Our currency is the american dollar. Night life is very fun, we know how to party. You can drive from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean in 1 hour and a half. We have great all inclusive beach hotels or you can escape to the mountains. You can go see the Panama Canal.
People are super friendly and happy and the food is just out of this world. It is worth visiting.
What are some interesting topics to read about aside from language?
Thank you for your kind words.Oghenekevwe wrote:Hey Aileen, I wish I had something super encouraging to say to you, but all I can say is, it's okay to take a step back and reevaluate all the reasons that made you start in the first place. Or better still,take a break,do something else that motivates you and makes you happy and when you find your why,you come right back and kick ass!
I am losing my big WHY. That's what's roadblock.
I think yes.
“If we are growing we are always going to be outside our
comfort zone.” - John Maxwell
“if you don't have peace, it isn't because someone took it from you; you gave it away. You cannot always control what happens to you, but you can control what happens in you.” - John Maxwell
exactlyAleksys.P wrote:I think it is ok but don't rely heavily on it. When we depend too much on technology, our basic brain machinery starts to deteriorate.
agreeJess.PWinkler wrote:There are some things you can't just translate because they end up losing their original meaning or intention. In my opinion, this does not happen always but I've been forced to speak Spanglish sometimes because I can't find the word or frase that would match what I'm trying to say. I support your opinion.
Saving this for future reference. Thanks!
Why is it that people say they "slept like a baby" when babies Wake up every two hours?
If a deaf person has to go to court, is it still called a hearing?
Why do we press harder on a remote control when we know the batteries are flat?
Why do banks charge a fee on "insufficient funds" when they know there is not enough?
Why do they use sterilized needles for death by lethal injection?
Do married people live longer than single ones or does it only seem longer?
Do you cry under water?
Why is there a light in the fridge and not in the freezer?
Why does your Obstetrician, Gynaecologist leave the room when you get undressed if they are going to look up there anyway ?
Can blind people see their dreams? Do they dream ??
If quizzes are quizzical, what are tests? (This one kills me !!!!)
If corn oil is made from corn, and vegetable oil is made from vegetables, then what is baby oil made from ?