Margaret Nahmias (magaretnahmias) wrote,
Margaret Nahmias
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Comparing Spanish and Portuguese Part 2 False Friends

sobremesa After meal conversation dessert
sede headquarters thirst
criar To raise(children) To create
Pronto                                                                               soon                                                                       ready
\ Balada                                                                        ballad                                                                evening gathering
Polvo                                                              powder, dust                                                                            octopus
Borracha                                                          drunk (f)                                                                                     eraser
Jugo                                                                  juice                                                                                            yoke  
escriotrio                                                            desk                                                                                              office
anversario                                                    anniversary                                                                                       birthday
oficina                                                            office                                                                                              workshop

Here is another list of false friends between Spanish http://www.learnportugueseinlisbon.com/blog/Spanish-Portuguese-False-Friends
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