If you speak spanish, please help me

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Apr 1, 2007
  1. mflo
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    Hi everyone, I have a spanish project that is due tomorrow, and I haven't started until now lol. It's sunday and forgot my spanish notes at school so i'll need some help.

    Please read this over and point out any mistakes, and if you could, please help me make corrections.
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    Yo tengo tres personas en mi familia. (I have 3 people in my family)

    Esta es mi madre. (This is my mother)
    Ella tiene cuarenta y seis años. (She is 46 yrs. old)
    ella es pequeño y le gusta cocer. (she is short and she likes to cook) *Note: I wanted to put "she is short" but I only know the spanish word for "small", how do I say "short" in spanish?

    Esta es mi padre. (This is my father)
    él tiene cincuenta años. (He is 50 yrs. old)
    él es a veces terco y le gusta jardinería. (He is sometimes stubborn and he likes gardening)

    Esta es mi hermano. (This is my brother)
    él tiene veinte y tres años. (He is 23 yrs. old)
    él es inteligente y creativo. (He is intelligent and creative)
    le gusta aprender y dibujar. (He likes to learn and draw)
     
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    Ella es pequeña y le gusta cocer.

    Este es mi padre.

    Este es mi hermano.

    Short and small is the same thing, I think.

    That's all I'm certain of, as it's not my mother language nor I'm learning it.
     
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    ah ok, Thanks
     
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    Todo esta bien, a excepcion de esta y las que dijo Jax:

    (she is short and she likes to cook)

    Ella es chaparra y le gusta cocinar.

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    Actually, I would suggest using "Ella es baja" for She is short. Your teacher most likely doesn't expect you to use chaparra.
     
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    Me gusta poner papas en mi culo. (I like to put potatoes in my ass)
     
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    YES! That is the word i've been looking for... THANK YOU!
     
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    You are welcome. [​IMG]
     
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    Doraemon el gato cósmico [​IMG]

    Tip: mflo whenever your not certain of how to type a certain spanish word, just go to www.google.es and in most of times, if you put any word wrong it will say "did you mean?" or "Quizás quiso decir:" and it will say how the word is written. Most of times =X
     
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    I thought chaparra was slang? I wouldn't recommend to use it in formal speaking, but I think I'm too late when I say this. I would use "baja".
     

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