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The following words are taken straight from English. The only difference is that in German they are divided into masculine ( der ), feminine ( die ) and neuter ( das ). They are listed here according to gender and it may help you to learn them that way. masculine Der Pin Die Hardware Der Browser Der Pixel Die Homepage Der Chat Der Provider Die Mail Der Chip Der Scanner Die Software Der Cursor Der Server Die Tags (pl) Der Computer Der Slot Der Desktop Der USB-Stick neuter Der Domainname Das Cookie Der Joystick feminine Das Internet Der Laptop Die Firewall Das Popup Der Monitor Die Flatrate Das Mail
You may have wondered whether tackling questions with both positive and negative areas in the same calculation can be done more easily on a calculator or suitable computer application. The good news here is that all well-designed applications will be able to do such calculations all in one go, treating both positive and negative areas correctly and summing these areas accordingly.
There is an idiomatic use of kinyozi which might puzzle you if you hear it in a conversation which has nothing to do with hair-cutting. Kinyozi can refer to a shopkeeper or tradesman who cheats (fleeces) his customers.
Massage can be used to soothe and relax the body and treat stress-related disorders. However, it can also be used to stimulate the nervous system and is an invaluable tool for combating fatigue. The effect of a massage will depend on the techniques used and how they are used.
Slips of the tongue are part of normal speech. Everybody makes them. But they overlap with the stranger and more extreme errors found in people suffering from speech disorders.
To put it crudely, the emotive theory reduces morality to a set of cheers or boos, sounded off in response to experiences that are liked or disliked. Some people may indeed make moral statements on that basis, but it does not do justice to the rational character of moral arguments.
Note the following useful expressions which use gyda/’da: Mae’n ddrwg ‘da fi - I’m sorry. Mae’n dda ‘da fi - I’m pleased. Does dim ots ‘da fe (often shortened to ‘sdim ots)- He doesn’t mind. Does dim syniad ‘da fi - I’ve no idea. Gen i - In some areas of Wales, especially in the North, you will hear these forms in place of gyda/’da: gen i gynnon ni gen ti gynnoch chi gynno fo gynnyn nhw gynni hi. Mae gen i ddwy ferch - I have two daughters. Mae gynno fo dri mab - He has three sons. Mae gynnon ni dy mawr - We have a big house. As you can see from these examples, gen i etc. is placed straight after mae. When used in this position, gen i, gen ti etc. are followed by a soft mutation. Regional differences are discussed in more detail in Appendix 1.
Try memorizing the word quisiera I'd like . It is a polite way of saying what you want and you can use this in a number of contexts, for example when requesting something in a shop, buying tickets for a show, asking to speak to someone on the phone, etc.
Do not attempt to be a miser with the polythene. Use more than you need and cut it off afterwards. You will be surprised how much gets pushed into corners when the heavy concrete is placed on top of it.
As China is situated in the east, to the Chinese the most important cardinal point is east rather than north. In the west we say north, south, east, west but the Chinese start with dōng ( east ) and say dōng、nán ( south )、 xī ( west )、 běi ( north ). South-west in Chinese is xīnán (west, south), north-east is dōngběi ( lit. east, north) and so on.
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