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by Mariamartinez
Tue May 23, 2006 1:16 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Six months trial
Replies: 38
Views: 10192

With regards to the rent I would say that, since last year in your yearly income declaration you are obliged to justifiy where you are living by giving the registry number of the property where you live, so if either the lanlord or the tenant provides the catastral number then the other party is on ...
by Mariamartinez
Tue May 23, 2006 1:06 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: De Nuncia?
Replies: 9
Views: 2706

Is there any mention about the deposit in the contract???
by Mariamartinez
Mon May 15, 2006 1:06 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Bulding's 'Built Area'
Replies: 5
Views: 2020

Hi!
I would just say that make sure that all the licences are in place and that you respect them at least at the beginning wherever the house is....
by Mariamartinez
Mon May 15, 2006 12:57 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: where to advertise a house for sale privatly ?
Replies: 7
Views: 3088

Where is the house located?
Have you already put a sign on it? That's the usual way in Spain...
by Mariamartinez
Sat May 06, 2006 4:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: WHAT DO YOU THIK OF THE BOTELLON??
Replies: 12
Views: 4150

WHAT DO YOU THIK OF THE BOTELLON??

I personally thing it is crap. Just wanted to state here that I am young, Spanish and like drinking but find Botellon disgusting.
by Mariamartinez
Sat May 06, 2006 4:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: increased guardia / police presence in / around AEG ??
Replies: 44
Views: 11398

I dont think that guy is so stupid to sell hard drugs in his own house and it is a fact that hash dealers in Spain sell all around. You go to a bar and someone is smoking a joint, you go the beach and you can even buy there, many plazas and places are known for selling hash. But I thinkl that with c...
by Mariamartinez
Sat May 06, 2006 4:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Superlex
Replies: 2
Views: 1676

It is the Oxford Superlex (Oxford dictionary) Possibly the best English-Spanish in the entire world. And furthermore it is in a cdrom. The other 2 books English-french and English-German are equally good. No Frank, and understand that since I am Spanish that I usually hand a free copy to friends who...
by Mariamartinez
Sat May 06, 2006 1:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Superlex
Replies: 2
Views: 1676

Superlex

Hi! I image all of you now the Superlex Cdrom dictionary. I have used it for years and it is the greatest dictionary Ive ever had (English-German, English-french, English-Spanish). I would be willing to put a link here and make it possible for everyone to download, but I dont know how to do it. If a...
by Mariamartinez
Sat May 06, 2006 12:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: increased guardia / police presence in / around AEG ??
Replies: 44
Views: 11398

Well,

when you say drug dealer you mean hash or hard drugs??
by Mariamartinez
Sat May 06, 2006 10:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: WINDOWS XP IN SPANISH
Replies: 31
Views: 8574

Ive already tried that Beach, but the dictonary is not there. So I actually just need to install the English dictionary in order to be able to change... Do you iknow where can I download it from???
It would be so much useful....
by Mariamartinez
Sat May 06, 2006 10:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: prevencion de riesgos laborales
Replies: 5
Views: 2434

Indeed, it would be for security in construction works... Still, I must say that 'Prevencion de Riesgos Laborales' is in Spanish a new term, only there for a few years. But ever since it appeared, you hear it over and over you have got companies that deal with it and even university studies... so it...
by Mariamartinez
Fri May 05, 2006 10:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: WINDOWS XP IN SPANISH
Replies: 31
Views: 8574

Hi all,

I would need to get an English speeling correction tool for my windows, because online is not so practical and I only have the Spanish one.

Can anyone help???

Thanks in advance, maria
by Mariamartinez
Fri May 05, 2006 10:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: prevencion de riesgos laborales
Replies: 5
Views: 2434

prevencion de riesgos laborales

Anyone can help?
'Prevención de riesgos laborales'
how do you say that in English, is there any equivalent?
thanks in advance

maria
by Mariamartinez
Fri May 05, 2006 8:08 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Help Translation
Replies: 27
Views: 8392

frank...tan saborio como siempre... here you could say something like: "... tan resabido como siempre..." it is very similar and also colloquial. Ive been reading about this .. so you started calling poor frank resabido and then soso... Im sure anyone meant to hurt him , jajaja! you seem ...
by Mariamartinez
Fri May 05, 2006 10:03 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: planning permission
Replies: 18
Views: 4798

Beachcomber,

can anyone possibly agree any more with you?? As a qualified legal translator and also certified translator (foreign affairs certification) I could not have said it better...
by Mariamartinez
Thu May 04, 2006 1:07 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: internet in campo
Replies: 11
Views: 3687

Hi all, My broadband is taking some time and I have now this Wanadoo Tarifa Plana for 20€/month and it goes with a normal telephone connection. So far it has been working perfectly and I would even keep it, it is not slow even though I am in Monda, which is quite rural... so I totally recommend it h...
by Mariamartinez
Mon Apr 24, 2006 8:22 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Community rip-off??
Replies: 5
Views: 1802

Thanks for all those opinions... The neighbour was me and I pressed a botton to maintain the door fixed for a while and it never moved again. My first option was to pay the damage but then I spoke to the technician who said was 12 years old, I thought they were trying to rip me off. I said I would p...
by Mariamartinez
Mon Apr 24, 2006 1:23 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Community rip-off??
Replies: 5
Views: 1802

Community rip-off??

what would you say? 1 garage door motor broken by neighbour, 2 neighbour confesses damage to community, 3 neighbour speaks to technician and this one says: "the motor was over 12 years old, I said I can not fix over and over, said many times before", 4 community asks for 240€ to neighbour ...
by Mariamartinez
Mon Apr 24, 2006 1:15 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Community fees
Replies: 9
Views: 3068

Well me and my syster pay 107-117/month for an appartment in Madrid including caretaker, central coal heating and hot water. But still, it is expensive. Apparently the building is ok. The mortage is 520 euros so the community raises the cost of the house so much, but now we rent it out so it is self...
by Mariamartinez
Mon Apr 24, 2006 12:56 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Homes and Gardens
Replies: 12
Views: 3791

pfuf! though my company's name is not maria martinez, jeje, by the way the ugliest Spanish name, its so common... still I found the show was great because it was a great opportunity to me and I had never dreamt about having my own stand on 50%. The organisers worked very hard but indeed there were t...