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Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-06, 20:47
by Osias
linguoboy wrote:(es) garra tenacity [lit. "claw"]
(es) maña skill; trick

Wow, didn't expect these two to be the same as Brazilian Portuguese, they looked so regional... :hmm:

(except being 'manha' instead of 'maña')

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-06, 21:04
by Ciarán12
Se usa "garra" pra dizer "tenacidade" também?

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-06, 21:12
by Osias
Sim, ninguém nem usa a palavra 'tenacidade'.

Geralmente isso é associado a esportes. Exemplo: http://www.thomasnelson.com.br/livro/li ... e-sucesso/

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-08, 23:39
by Linguaphile
Skolt Saami (smi-sms) luõvted to give up
(synonym with Skolt Saami (smi-sms) u'vdded, cognate with (fi) luovuttaa, (et) loobutada)

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-09, 2:39
by Linguaphile
linguoboy wrote:(es-MX) changarro shop

Any very small family-run or self-run business; a small shop or store, a street vendor's stall or stand, etc. A larger store, a franchise or shop belonging to a company would not be a changarro.

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-10, 15:21
by linguoboy
(es) deshuesadero junkyard
(es-MX) pepenador scavanger, rubbish picker

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-11, 15:48
by linguoboy
(es) alebrestarse get excited

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-13, 1:22
by Yasna
(hu) rendőrség police
(hu) hableány mermaid

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-13, 14:37
by linguoboy
(es) lampiño beardless; lacking body hair
(es) paulatino gradual
(es) zarcillo tendril

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-14, 21:47
by linguoboy
(ca)/(es) hulla bituminous coal

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-18, 15:11
by linguoboy
(es) bramido roar
(cy) brefu bray, troat
(de) Kescher hand net

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-21, 15:27
by linguoboy
(nah) ayotochin armadillo [lit. "turtle-rabbit"]
(es) chiqueador beauty mark

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-21, 17:06
by Dormouse559
linguoboy wrote:(nah) ayotochin armadillo [lit. "turtle-rabbit"]

:lol: That's adorable


(fr) à/de confesse - to/from confession

This is a fixed phrase; the noun confesse is always preceded by either à or de. The stand-alone word for "confession" is just that, confession.

Posted: 2019-06-22, 23:13
by Olinguito
Finnish (fi) loppuelämä
the rest of one’s life

Voisinko saada tämän tanssin loppuelämäkseni? :?:
Could I have this dance for the rest of my life?

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-25, 14:28
by linguoboy
(fr) se guéder stuff oneself
(eu) ito drown, suffocate
(es) nudillo knuckle

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-06-26, 19:43
by linguoboy
(fr-frc) chocatif touchy, irritable
(fr-frc) dgetter hunt at night
(fr-frc) s'imiter resemble each other

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-07-01, 14:41
by linguoboy
(es) maquinilla/(es-MX) rastrillo safety razor
(es) modorra drowsiness
(es) pajarraco rascal

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-07-02, 14:46
by linguoboy
(fr) palétuvier mangrove
(ca) pescaclics clickbait

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-07-03, 16:14
by linguoboy
(ar) باجة dish of boiled sheep's head and trotters
(sv) skreva cleft
(es) vericueto rough trail

Re: Last word in a foreign language that you learnt

Posted: 2019-07-11, 5:43
by vijayjohn
Pashto (ps) كور kor - house