worrying

Spanish translation: Me fui preocupado / preocupada

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English term or phrase:I left worrying
Spanish translation:Me fui preocupado / preocupada
Entered by: Andrea Bullrich

04:02 Feb 26, 2002
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: worrying
I left worrying.
Meaning that when I left I was worrying.
mandy
Me fui preocupado
Explanation:
Worrying is preocuparse. In your sentence it would be Me fui preocupado.

HTH
Andrea

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Note added at 2002-02-26 04:25:44 (GMT) Post-grading
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Mandy: There are some differences, but not in this type of sentence. Anyway, when in doubt, just ask again! :-)
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Andrea Bullrich
Local time: 17:34
Grading comment
Andrea, Thank you so much for all your help. It is greatly appriciated. Is your expertise in Standard Spanish? I have sentences from a Chilean Spanish speaker. Is there a big difference?
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5 +5Me fui preocupado
Andrea Bullrich


  

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Me fui preocupado


Explanation:
Worrying is preocuparse. In your sentence it would be Me fui preocupado.

HTH
Andrea

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Note added at 2002-02-26 04:25:44 (GMT) Post-grading
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Mandy: There are some differences, but not in this type of sentence. Anyway, when in doubt, just ask again! :-)

Andrea Bullrich
Local time: 17:34
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 1650
Grading comment
Andrea, Thank you so much for all your help. It is greatly appriciated. Is your expertise in Standard Spanish? I have sentences from a Chilean Spanish speaker. Is there a big difference?

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  CNF: o preocupada!
0 min
  -> gracias, Natalia... de parte de una recovering machista con occasional relapses ;-)

agree  Claudia Iglesias
1 min
  -> hola, Claudia, gracias :-)

agree  Henry Hinds
7 mins
  -> thanks, Henry :-)))

agree  jmf (X)
7 mins
  -> thanks :-)

agree  30169 (X)
1 day 8 hrs
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