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08:20 Jun 12, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: From now on we will start talking spanish
From now on we will start talking spanish
Ernest
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Summary of answers provided
naDe ahora en más
Elinor Thomas
naabout the English phrase...BJD
naDesde ahora en adelante hablaremos español.
Davorka Grgic
naA partir de ahora, hablaremos castellano.
Mauricio López Langenbach
naA partir de ahora comenzaremos a hablar en españolFJPN
nade ahora en adelante, comenzaremos a hablar en castellano.bea0
na -1De ahora en adelante empezaremos a hablar en españolclaudi


  

Answers


6 mins
Desde ahora en adelante hablaremos español.


Explanation:
...."start" not included (redundant).

Literally:

From now on we will speak Spanish.

HTH


    conocimiento propio
Davorka Grgic
Local time: 17:53
Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 905

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
claudi: regular
10 hrs
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8 mins
de ahora en adelante, comenzaremos a hablar en castellano.


Explanation:

Also:

De ahora en más...
A partir de ahora...



Note:

(I would use the verb "speak" rather than "talk" in the original sentence)




bea0
United States
Local time: 11:53
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 79

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BJD: mejor decir español
2 hrs
  -> Yo no opino eso.

claudi: de ahora en mas para mi es un disparate porque yo hablo en español y nuncA he escuchado eso
10 hrs
  -> Un "disparate" es que Ud. no sepa que no en todos los paises hispanoparlantes se habla igual.
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9 mins
A partir de ahora comenzaremos a hablar en español


Explanation:
Good luck!

FJPN
Spain
Local time: 17:53
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 164
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10 mins
A partir de ahora, hablaremos castellano.


Explanation:
"Castellano" is better than "español", since "Spanish" is not the only language spoken in Spain.

Mauricio López Langenbach
New Zealand
Local time: 05:53
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 327

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
claudi: no me gusto
10 hrs

bea0: estoy de acuerdo en decir "CASTELLANO".
11 hrs
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11 mins
De ahora en más


Explanation:
hablaremos en español (or castellano)

or

De ahora en adelante hablaremos en español (or castellano)

or

De ahora en más comenzaremos a hablar en español (or castellano)

or

De ahora en adelante comenzaremos a hablar en español (or castellano)

These 4 versions are correct and you can choose whatever you like.

Hope this helps! :-)


    Language knowledge
Elinor Thomas
Local time: 13:53
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 860

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
claudi: es un disparate de ahora en mas
10 hrs

bea0: Lo que es un DISPARATE es creer que en todos los paises donde se habla español se usan las mismas expresiones.
11 hrs
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2 hrs
about the English phrase...


Explanation:
You can say

talk in Spanish
speak in Spanish
speak Spanish

but the phrase "talk Spanish" does not sound good. It's better to use one of the other three.

--Saludos


    my native language
BJD
United States
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

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claudi: esta regular(its regular)
8 hrs
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10 hrs peer agreement (net): -1
De ahora en adelante empezaremos a hablar en español


Explanation:
Good Luck, I hope this answer your question.
:)
Claudi

claudi

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  bea0: "castellano" en lugar de "español".
17 days
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