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  1. kbbylily

    A A A

    Hello, What does AAA means? I've googles it but I find many things like "Amateur Athletic Association" or " Aberdeen Appointments Agency". Does anyone has an idea? the context is a woman calling a cop she knows about a girls who ran out of gas in the desert. And when she ask "what do we do?" he...
  2. Dosamuno

    Felicidad a,a,a,a,

    Traduzco un artículo de Juan José Millás. Columna | Somos morbosos Escribe el señor Millás, —“Oh, qué dulce cosa es la perspectiva”, exclamaba Paolo Uccello hace ya cinco o seis siglos, no sé, y todaa la frase conserva su vigencia porque la perspectiva, como aquella bebida energética del...
  3. L

    A/A

    At the top of a letter I have this header: Marzo de 2016 A/A [Name] Estimada [Name], Is this simply a way of saying FAO (For the Attention Of)? Thanks
  4. G

    "a- a"

    Hola: Saben por qué hay una "a" que va detrás de otra "a" en el siguiente párrafo? "Actualmente, este impuesto afecta a unos 160.000 contribuyentes con un patrimonio neto de más de 700.000 euros –con unas exención por vivienda habitual de hasta 300.000 aa los que gravan con unos...
  5. flljob

    a a

    ¿Es correcta la doble preposición? Se refiere a a nombre de quién...
  6. M

    A/A

    Hola, ¿qué exactamente significa la abreviatura A/A en la dirección (es dirección ficticia)?: El Mundo Avenida de la Paz, 345 28456 Madrid A/A D Leonardo Pacheco ¡Muchas gracias!
  7. H

    A / Á

    Hi, I am republishing a book in Spanish. I have two versions of the original one from 1891, the other from 1897. These two don't always agree on spelling. In this case Á / A: The whole sentence is: Á una aguja ó á un alfiler bien secos, el agua les moja, pero con menor adherencia, muchísimo...
  8. V

    a/a

    Hola amigos de Wordreference, estoy traduciendo un documento sobre ALITRETINOÍNA, pero me encuentro en una parte con una tabla que se refiere a los controles de contenido de productos intermedios y de reacción durante la fabricación de ésta. Hay una parte que dice: 0.40% w/w y ese lo dejé como...
  9. S

    a / á

    Qué el la diferencia entre "a" y "á"? Por qué hay un accento? Gracias!
  10. C

    n'a..qu'a...

    Hi guys, Please help me with the following structure:"n'a..qu'a..." La cliente n'a qu'a demander au chauffeur pour descendre entre deux arrets. in my opinion, "ne..que.." means "only", "avoir..a.." means "have to". So I think, the sentence means : The female clients only have to ask the...
  11. H

    A

    Buenos días a todos, La frase ' la mine que l'entreprise a à Antananarive' estaa bien? Es gramaticalmente correcto juntar las 2 aes? o en casos así se pone otra preposición en lugar de à? Gracias de antemano! Saludos!
  12. M

    a +a

    !HOLA! Por favor me pueden explicar que significa: a + a a + as em + o Recién comienzo curso de portugués gracias
  13. C

    a/a

    Hola. Tengo una pregunta que creo que es muy básica, pero me encantaa que alguien me ayudara. Se trata del "a/a" aquí - el texto es un fax: "FECHA: 27 septiembre 2007 DE: [EMPRESA] - Administración - [nombre de persona] A: [EMPRESA] - a/a - [NOMBRE DE PERSONA] ASUNTO: Liquidación...
  14. Cecilio

    A/a

    Hola a todos. Esta abreviatura, "A/A", se suele utilizar, al menos en España, como sustituto de "A la atención de" en cartas, fax, etc. Mi duda es la siguiente: ¿Se diría "A/A Sr. López" o "A/A del Sr. López"? ¿Cuál de las dos formas sería la más usual?
  15. E

    a a

    voy a a aprender...... or voy a aprender ?? Which is correct and when do you use " a a" ? with infinitives ? Muchisimas Gracias Ed
  16. S

    a A or A

    Do I have to add a in front of grade? I got a A on my math test or I got a 87 on my math test
  17. E

    reussir à...à...à

    Hi, I was wondering--with a verb + prep. construction like reussir à, if I list multiple verbs afterwards, do I have to put à in front of each one? Like: elle reussit à lire, à jouer, et à faire qqch (I know that's kind of meaningless...I just picked some random verbs). Thanks for your help!
  18. B

    à plus / À+ / ++ / @+ / a+

    Moderator note: multiple threads merged to create this one Anybody can tell me what does "a plus" mean in English? merci beaucoup!!!
  19. MugenKaosu

    a nasal vs ə [ã = ə ?]

    Olá. Estou tentando comparar sons do português com os do inglês... Deparei-me com dois sons parecidos: o nosso som de /ã/ (como em maçã, ramo, propaganda) e o som de /ə/ deles (como em about, suggest, Washington). Qual seria a diferença entre os sons?
  20. C

    a, à, â (prononciation : antérieure [a] / postérieure [ɑ])

    In a workbook for children, I need some French words that have the "a" sound of the English word "father." Le Robert has some sample words as pâte, bas, pas. I need about nine more words with the same "a" sound as in "father." Could someone please suggest some words? Thank you so much...
  21. G

    half a/a half/a half a

    Hi, there I was watching a TV show and a guy said: "I got a half a can of beer left in this open container" Why are there "two articles A "? Why not just "half a can"? Is there any difference between "half a" "a half" and "a half a"? Thank you
  22. P

    quinze à/A, trente à/A (tennis)

    Am enjoying Roland Garros at the moment... with regard to scoring, I often hear "quinze à", "trente à", etc for "fifteen all", "thirty all", etc. What is the derivation? Does that mean "quinze à [chacun des deux joueurs]"? Merci d'avance.
  23. ktapollito

    Y a qu'à / il n'y a qu'à

    Bonjour J'ai une petite question sur cette expression: Il dit:"Évidemment, je n'ai ni recettes (du genre "y a qu'à") à vous proposer, ni solution définitive (du genre "il faut, il faudrait") à vous offrir." He buscado en textos monolingües, pero no logro descifrar de qué se trata. Gracias
  24. Lady Lisa

    a=a und a=b

    Hi! I'm reading the German text Über Sinn und Bedeutung by Gottlob Frege and in the first part there is this sentence: "a=a und a=b sind offenbar Sätze von verschiedenem Erkenntniswert..." I have understand the meaning of it, the only problem is that I do not know how to say in German...
  25. le pamplemousse d'or

    Swedish: ä, å, a?

    Vad är skillnaden på uttalet emellan "ä", "å" och "a"? Jag lär mig skriva svenska och jag vet inte talar det vål. :o Tack för hjälpen! :D
  26. A

    Um a (a+a) vez

    There's a discussion of this elsewhere and I'm 95% sure that I've got this right, but to be safe... If my two boys are jumping on me at the same time, can I say 'Um menino a (a+a) vez' or 'Um menino de cada vez'?
  27. invisible_way

    preposición a, á

    Revisando un libro de gramática castellana he visto que explica la preposición "A" con acento "Á" o "á" mi pregunta es ¿cuanto lleva acento y cuando no?:confused: Aun que sea Chilena no me se toda la gramática, agradezco la ayuda.
  28. M

    a big A

    "I finished my studies with the best result, a big A." -> I don't think this is natural English... I would rather say: "I passed my studies with the highest grade, with an A." -> Is this sentence more appropriate? Thanks in advance to anybody ;-) Claudia
  29. Marco PCA

    a' (a prima)

    Hola, ¿Cómo se dice en inglés "A prima" cuando uno se refiere en matemáticas a la A que tiene el apóstrofo (A')? Gracias, Marco
  30. D

    fucking' A. [A]

    Hello, In "The Shawshank Redemption" the following conversation takes place: Guard: 'You are that smart banker what killed his wife, aren't you? Why should I believe a smart banker like you? So I can end up in here with you? ANDY: It's perfectly legal. Go ask the I.R.S., they'll say the same...
  31. The European American

    Alérgico a: A

    Hello all, This is on the back of a Venezuelan driver's license, and I'm not sure what the "A" stands for in Spanish. The next line also has this: "Alérgico a: A" I'm guess the meaning is that this person has no allergies or special medical information. Any ideas about what the "A" stands for...
  32. M

    a juste à

    Elle a juste à sortir de sa planque pour te descendre. My try: She just has to get out of her hiding spot to shoot at you. I’m stuck on the meaning of the part "a juste à". Thanks.
  33. D

    a/ an a

    Hello. Which one is correct? Apple begins with an A. Apple begins with A.
  34. N

    a novelist, a ...

    Can one say: 1-Psychological thriller about a novelist, a telekinetic, who causes disasters simply by thinking about them. Source: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0077921/ I don't like 1. I think the sentence would work if you had more nouns in a row. 2-Psychological thriller about a novelist, a...
  35. jolieaimee

    on n’a qu’à

    Bonjour; For this sentence: on n’a qu’à lui faire la même chose. My understanding is : we only make him the same thing… seems not right! Specially I could not get the meaning of n’a, that `a’ there… So how to translate it properly? Merci!
  36. B

    on n'a qu'à

    I think (hope) I've got the sense of this. e.g. in my dictionary I see the following entry:- whenever you touch it it falls over = on n'a qu'à le toucher et il tombe - which makes perfect sense to me because the almost literal translation "one has only to touch it and it falls over" works...
  37. A

    A-in-A

    Hola, compañeros, Estoy traduciendo un Statement of Supply británico y los términos del encabezamiento son: Gross expenditure - A-in-A - Net Total Estoy totalmente perdida. Cualquier pista me caería del cielo. Gracias y saludos.
  38. J

    Is a "A" ......

    Hi everybody! I want to write "Es una A la máxima calificación?" in English.. My attempt: Is a "A" the top score? Is it correct? Thx :)
  39. C

    que a

    Gente: Eis minha dúvida, quais das opções é a certa? "...similar que a apresentada na crise dos mercados...! "...similar à apresentada..." "...deve ser superior que a taxa de juros..." "... deve ser superior à..." Obrigada!
  40. H

    qui a/ qu'a

    Hi everyone Having one of those moments where you start to question yourself... I know as a general grammatical rule it's Qui + subject ie I'm writing 'Qui a occupe...' You don't contract this do you? As in qu'a occupe? (sorry I can't get the accent on the e at the end of occupe but it's...
  41. A

    domiciliato/a a

    I'm translating from Italian to English but I'm now stuck on the word 'domiciliata a..' the problem is that I've found that domiciliato and domiciliata seem to have two slightly different meanings. Can someone please help me.
  42. G

    a or ă ?

    Dear friends, could you help me to write a rumanian advertisment for a AIDS campaign in Spain? The first question is if thie phrase is correct: dacă hai avut o relaţie sexuală neprotejată, the question is about those two final "ă", may they be simple "a"? mulţumesc, larevedere. gbf
  43. miklo3600

    a ayudar a ...

    Hola a todos: Did I get the prepositons correct here? Just checking my translation in Spanish. Estaa encantada a ayudar a Susana con la gramática que mencionaste. I would be delighted to help Susana with the grammar you mentioned. Saludos
  44. M

    "A" or "À"

    As first word of a sentence, the preposition à has to be written as "A" or "À"?
  45. O

    à donc à

    Hello, I'd like to know how to translate this phrase 'à donc à' or is it just 'à donc'? The context is here: 'Mon bureau est à donc à 1 heure de chez moi si je prends le métro'. Merci
  46. A

    'a and a

    Hi all, I want to know if there any rule or base in English language, that says if we but (‘) above latter ( a )=’a that the pronunciation of it could be as in the word Father , and if we did’nt the pronunciation of (a) could be as in the word lake. - If I was wrong ,is there any base that...
  47. C

    A ou À

    Can you please tell me the correct current usage of A for À at the begining of sentences?... What I mean is that, it seems that formerly in books sentences beginning with À used the A without accent. A Paris, quand je rentrai de Lyon,..... A cet âge, on ne sait..... Is this still...
  48. N

    a vendu à

    ¡Hola! Tengo problemas con la traducción de esta frase: En 1997 "Le petit prince du Raï" a sorti son premier album qu'il a vendu à 350000 exemplaires Alguien me la podría traducir? :) gracias de antemano. El problema es que no entiendo a qué se refiere el "à". ¿Quiere decir que ha vendido...
  49. rajel

    Fucking A [A?]

    I have heard the expression in American movies I understand it as a way to say "A huevo" in Mexican Spanish is it so? Mod edit - if this question were posted today it would need to be posted in the Spanish forums since we are strict on English only here in the English only forum both in...
  50. C

    m'a accompagné à

    Francois m'a accompagné à un restaurant pour goûter la cuisine fancaise. Francois m'a accompagné dans un restaurant pour goûter la cuisine fancaise. Both are ok, interchageable? Thanks!
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