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by gringalais
Thu Feb 27, 2014 2:56 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Starving Cuba
Replies: 41
Views: 4766

Re: Starving Cuba

Hate to burst your bubble, but there is a pronounciation difference. Maybe you need to get your Spanish books out and figure out what it is. Always barging in.....MYOFB ! Then show me your Castellano proficiency...I can see your back but can not see mine. Mind you but every Chilenos when me whilst ...
by gringalais
Wed Feb 26, 2014 2:14 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Starving Cuba
Replies: 41
Views: 4766

Re: Starving Cuba

I've said all I have to on the subject. No need to PM.
by gringalais
Wed Feb 26, 2014 2:01 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Starving Cuba
Replies: 41
Views: 4766

Re: Starving Cuba

I was referring to cayó and callo, which is what he was referring to. The stressed syllable is different, which is a pronounciation difference. If not, there would be no accent on the o in the first case.
by gringalais
Wed Feb 26, 2014 12:08 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Starving Cuba
Replies: 41
Views: 4766

Re: Starving Cuba

Hate to burst your bubble, but there is a pronounciation difference. Maybe you need to get your Spanish books out and figure out what it is.
by gringalais
Tue Feb 25, 2014 11:01 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: News on TV in Chile
Replies: 22
Views: 1789

Re: News on TV in Chile

Well, in defence of the channels this time of year, you are looking at summer vacation canned articles. The reporters go on vacation themselves, and then file crap reports about the frigen asados they went to. Happens around the sept 18th holiday also every year. Yep, they repeat the exact same thi...
by gringalais
Mon Feb 24, 2014 5:13 pm
Forum: Food in Chile
Topic: Cayenne?
Replies: 13
Views: 2254

Re: Cayenne?

Someone is just really into arguing about semantics today, I think.
by gringalais
Mon Feb 24, 2014 4:33 pm
Forum: Food in Chile
Topic: Cayenne?
Replies: 13
Views: 2254

Re: Cayenne?

Nope - Chilean-owned.
by gringalais
Mon Feb 24, 2014 4:05 pm
Forum: Food in Chile
Topic: Cayenne?
Replies: 13
Views: 2254

Re: Cayenne?

Even the little pub around the corner from our house brings a pepper grinder out for some dishes, and you can ask if you want it for other things.

I have seen cayenne in Jumbo. I think the brand is Mc Cormick.
by gringalais
Fri Feb 21, 2014 1:04 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: CuentaRUT story
Replies: 94
Views: 10924

Re: CuentaRUT story

I had problems with transfers recently from my CuentaRUT. I went to the bank and talked to customer service. They told me I had to enter my cell number and e-mail in the security information, then call a number they gave me to activate it using my ATM pin. Supposedly it was so they could send me the...
by gringalais
Sat Feb 15, 2014 2:28 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: News on TV in Chile
Replies: 22
Views: 1789

Re: News on TV in Chile

Well, in defence of the channels this time of year, you are looking at summer vacation canned articles. The reporters go on vacation themselves, and then file crap reports about the frigen asados they went to. Happens around the sept 18th holiday also every year. Yep, they repeat the exact same thi...
by gringalais
Tue Feb 11, 2014 8:03 pm
Forum: Food in Chile
Topic: US Organic snacks in Chile
Replies: 45
Views: 4983

Re: US Organic snacks in Chile

Miracle Whip, the North Americanos, US/Canada love the stuff.. Not all of them. I think it's vile! Vile?... No it is a fact... N/A People thinking Mayonnaise bad for your health so instead using the Miracle Whip... Maybe in the 1970's, I remember thinking I hated mayonnaise because my mom would put...