WHEN IN BUENOS AIRES… -part 5-

speak as the porteños speak

FALSE COGNATES (top 10)

1- Embarrased > avergonzado  /   Embarazada > Pregnant

2- Excited > emocionado  /  Excitado > excited (sex.)

3- Large > grande  /  Largo > long

4- Success > éxito  /  suceso > even

5- To move (residence) > mudarse  /  moverse > to change position

6- To realize > darse cuenta de  /  realizar > to make or to do

7- Actually > en realidad  /  actualmente > currently

8- Soportar > to tolerate  /  to support > apoyar

9- Contento > happy  /  content > conforme

10- Egoísta > selfish  /  egotistical > egotista o egocéntrico

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