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La Palabra del Día: Terco (Winner: Goyo)

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La Palabra del Día: Terco (Winner: Goyo)

Postby Pesta » Mon Apr 10, 2017 7:38 am

Terco - Adjective - Stubborn


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Mi propuesta: Es terco y siempre sigue haciendo todo lo que no funciona.

He is stubborn and always continues doing everything that doesn't work.

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Re: La Palabra del Día: Terco

Postby qfreed » Mon Apr 10, 2017 11:47 am

El vino tinto deja una mancha terca , difícil de quitar.

Red wine leaves a stubborn stain, hard to remove.

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Re: La Palabra del Día: Terco

Postby porcupine7 » Mon Apr 10, 2017 2:54 pm

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Ella es terca como una mula y por eso todo el mundo aún la considera como una diablita .


She is stubborn like a mule and that's why everyone still considers her as a little devil

as stubborn as a mule   Pesta


WordReference.com | Online Language Dictionaries
WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:
Principal Translations
Spanish English
diabla nf (máquina de cardar) carder, carding machine n
La lana para el colchón se está cardando en la diabla.
diabla nf (iluminación teatral) footlights npl
battery of footlights n
La diabla estaba a oscuras y tuvimos que llamar al técnico de luces.
Sorry, but the diablo is masculine
 

La Diablita
A cute little Devil-like girl who does not give a **** of what people think and is super crazy and is not afraid to fight anybody! She can also be a *** Goddess and loves having attention. Has the ability to posses people into being like her. Has a strong attraction. Does not give a ****.
Surf music titles and lyrics for the term Diablita/Diabla. I do agree that "diablo" is masculine in gender, ***, but there is an informal term diabla when it comes to ***.)   qfreed




Diabla is in the DRAE. (female devil).

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Re: La Palabra del Día: Terco

Postby Goyo » Tue Apr 11, 2017 2:22 pm

Este perro es el más terco de todo el mundo.

to avoid the todo el mundo from being mistaken for "everyone", I would suggest...el más terco en todo el mundo. (en el mundo entero)   qfreed


This dog is the most stuborn in all the world.


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Re: La Palabra del Día: Terco (Winner: Goyo)

Postby Pesta » Tue Apr 18, 2017 10:54 am

And the winner is:


¡Goyo!

¡Felicidades!

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[quote="Goyo"]Este perro es el más terco de todo el mundo.

to avoid the todo el mundo from being mistaken for "everyone", I would suggest...el más terco en todo el mundo. (en el mundo entero)   qfreed


This dog is the most stuborn in all the world.


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