Palabras Españoles de la Semana / Spanish Words of the Week (CW9)

Calendar Week 9, 2011:

español english
la arena the sand🙂
en linea online
Sin quejas ahora. I can’t complain. [as answer to “how are you”] 
(con) respecto a with regard to, with respect to
recoger take back, ship back
chocar (contra) to crash (into)

Trabalenguas // Tongue-Twister

Erre con erre cigarro
erre con erre barril
rápido ruedan  los carros
cargados de azúcar del ferrocarril.

[ruedan can be exchanged with corren]

El rey de desentarabintantingüe
se quiso desentarabintantingularizar
el que me lo desentarabintantingularize
un buen desentarabintantingularizador será.

Del codo al pecho
Del codo al pecho
Del codo al pecho
Del pecho al codo

[The last one  seems to work with native speakers only. They mix pecho with pedo and codo with cocho in the last line – very naughty … ]

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