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FALSE FRIENDS: ENGLISH AND SPANISH

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False friends can be extremely challenging to overcome, especially when we already have bad habits. Here is an example activity that you can do to try to stop making these common mistakes.

False freinds are words that are similar to your native language, but carry a different meaning. See our complete list FALSE FRIENDS

 

Here are some examples of false friends for spanish speakers:

 

Spanish = Argumento

English = Argument (discussión)

Correct word = plot

 

Spanish = Discusión

English = discussion (conversación)

Correct word = argument

 

Spanish = Actualmente

English = Actually

Correct word = Currently

 

Spanish = Compromiso

English = Compromise

Correct word = Obligation

 

Remember to download our full list HERE

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