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17:47 Feb 19, 2002
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering / Plumbers
Spanish term or phrase: Plumber
A friend works in Argentina as a plumber. He has decided to settle in Australia. He has to take an exam to get the passport. One of the items of that exam consist in writing in english about his work here in Argentina. Where can I find vocabulary conected with plumbers?
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1fontanero, lampista
kirchner
5www.aj.com
Nitza Ramos
5fontanero/plomeroAntonio Costa
4 +1Vamos a ver...José Luis Villanueva-Senchuk
4Hope this works. If not, search in Yahoo "plomería+vocabulario" or "plumbing+vocabulary"
Robert INGLEDEW
4plomería+glosario
María C. Cané Loza
3Try...
Berni Armstrong


  

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9 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
Try...


Explanation:
Try entering the words Plumber and Vocabulary in a good search engine like www.google.com

Berni Armstrong
Local time: 21:44
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 71
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10 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
Hope this works. If not, search in Yahoo "plomería+vocabulario" or "plumbing+vocabulary"


Explanation:
Your search: plomería+vocabulario Categories | Web Sites | Web Pages | News | Research Documents

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Web Page Matches 1-20 of 24 | Next 4 >


http://www.intralector.com.mx/diccionario/idioma/T_INGLES.HT...
... de 260,000 traducciones. · Vocabulario general, técnico, cultural ... Oceanografía
· Optica · Petrología · Plomería · Química · Soldadura · Telefonía ...
http://www.intralector.com.mx/diccionario/idioma/T_INGLES.HT...


Overview of Arizona Residential Landlord/Tenant Law (Spanish)
... c) Ud. deberá mantener toda instalación de plomería limpia, y utilizar los artículos
y servicios proporcionados con la ... Vocabulario Útil en Este Folleto. ...
http://www.supreme.state.az.us/info/brochures/spanlord.htm





Robert INGLEDEW
Argentina
Local time: 16:44
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 1940
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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
plomería+glosario


Explanation:
Surf the net :try entering these words on a search engine.

María C. Cané Loza
United States
Local time: 15:44
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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20 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Vamos a ver...


Explanation:
Plumber >> Gasfitero (Ecuador)
Plumber >> Fontanero (España)
Plumber >> Plomero (en algunos otros lugares...)
Prueba en www.google.com como dice Berni.
Suerte,
JL

José Luis Villanueva-Senchuk
Argentina
Local time: 16:44
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1050

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  TONY1964
34 mins
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21 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
fontanero/plomero


Explanation:
Routledge

Antonio Costa
PRO pts in pair: 179
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37 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
fontanero, lampista


Explanation:
Un buen libro para profesiones, sus herramientas, etc además de por temas (auomoviles, aviación, medicina, etc) es "The Oxford-Duden Pictorial Spanish& English Dictionary",Oxford University Press, (1ª edición 1985 y renovado cada x años)

kirchner
Spain
Local time: 21:44
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Andrea Bullrich: totally agree!!
3 hrs
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
www.aj.com


Explanation:
Go to the that web site and ask Jeeves where to find vocabulary related to plumbers. It will open a whole site with glossary, index, etc. related to plumbers.
Good luck!

Nitza Ramos
United States
Local time: 15:44
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 176
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