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Spanish borrowings into English

May 23, 2011
By Francisco Javier (Málaga Spain)
A list of words of Spanish origin.

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Monday May 30th 2011, 8:58 AM
Comment by: Vaibhav S.
Nice work !! Realy helpful for me as currently I'm learning Spanish in Seville, Spain itself :) . Please extend it by adding as many words as you know of . Thanks !!
Monday May 30th 2011, 9:06 AM
Comment by: Francisco Javier (Málaga Spain)
Vaibhav: Thank you ! I try to add more words every day. Enjoy Seville, which is not far from Málaga, by the way.

PS: I will be publishing a list of "false friends" at some point in the future which may be of interest to English and Spanish speakers.
Monday May 30th 2011, 9:23 AM
Comment by: Francisco Javier (Málaga Spain)
Anybody interested in Spanish vocabulary can visit my site ( especially if you like "The Simpsons" ):

https://sites.google.com/site/mysimpsonsenglish
Sunday November 25th 2012, 8:55 AM
Comment by: Tanmay R.
Nice work !! It is very nice and helpful to me as I am learning in my school.Please extend it by adding as many words as you know of .
Thursday December 13th 2012, 10:44 AM
Comment by: sanchis S.
A good one!

A non-politically correct (though very popular) suggested addition: cojones

Context: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/erica-abeel/mea-maxima-culpa-catholic-sex-abuse_b_2161598.html

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