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  PHP: Mailing Lists
If you have trouble getting off from any of our mailing lists, or would like to unsubscribe from a mailing list not listed here, we have more information for you on the unsubscription page.
Find the PEAR lists, the PECL lists, the PHP-GTK lists, and the Smarty lists on their own pages.
You can search some mailing lists right from this website from the search page or by using the search input box selecting the appropriate option on the top-right of every page.
www.php.net /mailing-lists.php   (558 words)

  
 Yamada Language Center: Spanish Mailing Lists
LATIN-TE Terminometro electronico en espanhol - News in the field of Romance linguistics & lexicography; in Spanish.
Aztec language & culture, in English & Spanish.
This page is maintained by the Yamada Language Center at the University of Oregon.
babel.uoregon.edu /yamada/lists/spanish.html   (491 words)

  
 Learn Spanish
List of 66 phrasal verbs translated to Spanish with translations.
List of almost all the vocabulary connected with the church.
Visit the English Spanish Cultural ExchangeThis is a penpal exchange between native Spanish speakers and native English speakers.
www.lingolex.com /spanish.htm   (535 words)

  
 Spanish in Cadiz. Spanish courses description. Escuela GADIR   (Site not responding. Last check: )
If you would like to learn or improve your Spanish, and you are interested in working in the tourism sector, this course is perfect for you.
This course includes 5 Spanish language lessons per day and a lesson in Spanish Culture, where you will be able to learn about the most significant aspects of our society, politics, economy, art, literature and history.
This course combines lexical, syntactical and semantic aspects of the Spanish language which present particular difficulty, with the study of colloquial Spanish, its turns of phrase, its idioms and expressions which are not found in grammar books.
www.gadir.net /spanish-courses-list.html   (1100 words)

  
 Boston Red Sox - Successes, in any language - The Boston Globe
We try to get people to understand what we're feeling, but sometimes I don't like to speak because I don't want say something stupid, or say something that will offend somebody.
Some teams, like the Red Sox, have put a premium on orientation programs and English classes for their Spanish players, but much remains to be done.
There is a paucity of Spanish surnames in MLB's hierarchy, team front offices, and PR staffs.
www.boston.com /sports/baseball/redsox/articles/2005/08/08/successes_in_any_language   (938 words)

  
  Spanish In Mexico .Org: Learn Spanish In Mexico - Why Spanish?
Spanish is the second world language as a vehicle of international communication and the third as an international language of politics, economics and culture.
Spanish is the official language in 21 countries.
Spanish is expected to be the first language of 50% of the population of the United States within 50 years.
www.spanishinmexico.org /sim/spanish.asp   (755 words)

  
  Spanish people - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Spanish people or Spaniards are the ethnic group or nation native to Spain, in the Iberian Peninsula of southwestern Europe.
The number of speakers of Castilian Spanish, as a mother tongue, is roughly 35.6 million, while the vast majority of other groups in Spain such as the Catalans and Basques also speak Spanish as a second language, which boosts the number of Spanish speakers to the overwhelming majority of Spain's population of 45.9 million.
Spanish was also exported to the Americas and is spoken natively by tens of millions of Spanish descendants, and by many others who have adopted the language, and spans across into most countries of the Americas; from the Southwestern United States in North America down to Patagonia, the most southernly region of South America.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Spanish_people   (2243 words)

  
 List of Spaniards - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of Spaniards who are famous or notable, in alphabetical order within categories.
Antonio de Nebrija (1441–1522), scholar, published the first grammar of the Spanish language (Gramática Castellana, 1492), which was the first grammar produced of any Romance language.
Algafequi, ophthalmologist, Spanish word gafas (glasses) was created after him.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Famous_Spanish_people   (2406 words)

  
 Evaluating the Passel-Word Spanish Surname List
Second, the PW list did not identify 20.7 percent of the surnames belonging to self-reported Hispanic CPS respondents as Hispanic, compared to 26.3 percent for the 1970 Census list.
One way of measuring the effectiveness of the PW Spanish surname list is to compare the attributes of the true Hispanic population to the population determined by the PW list as Hispanic.
Spouses encompass 14.2 percent of the Hispanic respondents detected by the PW list, 19.4 percent of the Hispanic respondents not detected by the PW list, and 26.0 percent of the Non-Hispanic respondents that the PW list identified as Hispanic.
www.census.gov /population/www/documentation/twps0004.html   (7698 words)

  
 Study Spanish Abroad. Why Study Spanish?
Spanish is the world's third most spoken language, after Mandarin Chinese and English, and ranks second in terms of native speakers.
Spanish is the mother tongue of approximately 350 million people in 21 countries (Mexico: 98 million, Spain: 39 million, USA: 39 million, Argentina: 35 million, Colombia: 36 million, Venezuela: 22 million, Peru: 20 million…) It is also widely spoken in many more where it is not an official language.
Spanish is the second most used language in international communication, and an official language of the UN and its organisations.
www.donquijote.org /english/whyspanish.asp   (589 words)

  
 Spanish In Guatemala   (Site not responding. Last check: )
1) " Spanish" -- In re: Spanish In Guatemala
2) " In" -- In re: Spanish In Guatemala
From the 4th to the 11thcentury, the lowlands area of the Peten region of Guatemala was the heart of theflourishing Maya civilization.
www.witchware.com /File/20164-Spanish.In.Guatemala.Html   (342 words)

  
 Famous Spanish People
At least two of the texts should be in Spanish.
In your speech describe the contribution made by the person of your choice, giving reasons why you believe that it is important to honor the contribution that he or she has made.
- a draft of the response in Spanish;
www.adelaidehs.sa.edu.au /ahsintranet/subjects/LOTE/FamousSpanishPeople.htm   (595 words)

  
 How To Ask Questions The Smart Way
What we are, unapologetically, is hostile to people who seem to be unwilling to think or to do their own homework before asking questions.
Those people most likely to be able to give you a useful answer are also the busiest people (if only because they take on the most work themselves).
People like that are allergic to open-ended time sinks, thus they tend to be allergic to open-ended questions.
www.catb.org /~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html   (9648 words)

  
 Daily Life During the Spanish Inquisition — www.greenwood.com
This history depicts in graphic terms the dangers faced by Jews and Muslims and their suffering at the hands of the Inquisitors, as well as the struggle for survival of the lower classes and the ostentatious display of wealth of the high nobility.
Interwoven in the text is a discussion of relevant political and economic events that helped to shape the times, as well as comments from both contemporary Spanish writers and foreign visitors who witnessed firsthand the conditions and attitudes of the people.
More than 40 illustrations, a timeline of important events, a list of Spanish rulers during the centuries of the Inquisition, a glossary, and a bibliography add value to the narrative.
www.greenwood.com /catalog/GR1667.aspx   (403 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Spanish Parliament legalizes gay marriage   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Spanish gay couples can get married as soon as the law is published in the official government registry, which could come as early as Friday.
By Jasper Juinen, AP People protest Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero's silencing of traditional Spanish families during a demonstration in the center of Madrid against parliament's legalizing of gay marriage.
Spanish gay couples can get married as soon as the law is published in the official government registry.
www.usatoday.com /news/world/2005-06-30-spain-gay-marriage_x.htm   (1139 words)

  
 Spanish courses Liverpool, Spanish lessons Liverpool
Spanish people refer to their language as Espanol ('español') when contrasting it with languages of other countries, but call it Castilian ('castellano') if comparing it with other languages and dialects of Spain
These Spanish courses are intended for people who really need to learn Spanish to help make that difference in their work.
These courses in Spanish are wider-ranging in their nature, and are driven towards students who have a variety of differing needs.
www.listenandlearn.org /liverpool-spanish-course.php   (912 words)

  
 Rockford College : Spanish
From the language and through the language, they learn the way of thinking of a different people, the way of being of a different culture.
A placement exam is required for registration for all courses for students who have studied at least two years of French, German, or Spanish in high school.
The list of non-teaching positions is expanding and includes business positions, work with service agencies such as tourism and banking, and a variety of government jobs.
www.rockford.edu /aboutrc/programs/spanish.asp   (292 words)

  
 Spanish Language and Culture
Listing of free or low-cost health, nutrition, family planning, and consumer pamphlets available in Spanish.
Reach provides modules based on themes and resources related to the Spanish language and Hispanic cultures in the United States and Spanish-speaking nations around the world.
American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP) Promotes the study and teaching of Hispanic, Luso-Brazilian, and other related languages, literatures, and cultures at all levels.
www.ncela.gwu.edu /resabout/culture/7_languages/spanish.html   (568 words)

  
 People's Daily Online -- Bangladesh begins correcting updated voter list
Bangladesh on Friday began correcting its updated voter list to make it flawless and men deputed to do the job started visiting door to door to meet the demand of former main opposition Awami League (AL)-led 14-party combine.
Later Aziz was forced to update the voter list of 2000, which the combine alleged it has fake voters and launched a campaign against Aziz saying he should be removed from the EC.
Aziz's updated voter list had around 93 million voters in the country of 140 million people.
english.people.com.cn /200612/09/eng20061209_330287.html   (314 words)

  
 News In Spanish -- Recommendations and Resources   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The ethnic Spanish people (''Spaniards''), list of Spanish people
As with the title of Spanish verb paradigm, do as you please, but it's not nice to revert someone else's changes like that.
The nested tables can be adjusted better (while the indentation of a list cannot, unless we use HTML and lots of style settings).
www.becomingapediatrician.com /health/103/news-in-spanish.html   (487 words)

  
 Ecuador Travel Galapagos Tours Ecuador Trips Galapagos Cruises Spanish Schools Ecuador Hotels
Ecuadorian Spanish is the least dialect-influenced Spanish in South America.
People from all over the world come to Ecuador on business, to learn Spanish or just to travel and relax.
Here you have a list and a brief description of the main hotels, hosterias, haciendas and jungle lodges in Ecuador - you can choose the right one for yourself and send your personal reservation directly via e-mail.
www.ecuaworld.com   (368 words)

  
 2006 IUCN Red List – Organization of Information
The Red List is updated at least every two years and increasingly is updated annually, and so the production of a book for each update would be too prohibitive both in terms of time and cost.
Taxa removed from the Red List for taxonomic reasons (i.e., they are considered synonyms of other taxa) are searchable (searches will indicate the synonyms found under their accepted/correct names); and the synonym/s are listed on the Detailed Results page for the accepted taxon.
Most plant taxa on the Red List have had their distributions recorded down to BRU level where appropriate, but unfortunately sub-country information is still lacking for most of the animal species.
www.iucnredlist.org /info/organization.html   (2746 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Magazine | 100 things we didn't know this time last year
The researchers say it's possibly because religious people have less fear of death.
There are an estimated 1,000 people in the UK in a persistent vegetative state.
Spanish Flu, the epidemic that killed 50 million people in 1918/9, was known as French Flu in Spain.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/magazine/4566526.stm   (1924 words)

  
 imc-sheffield Info Page
In addition this list will hopefully coordinate, organise and assist in training people to enable them get involved with the UK and global Indymedia websites.
This list is set up so that non-list members can post to it, this means that some spam will probably end up being sent out by it once spammers have discovered it, appologies in advance for this.
This is a hidden list, which means that the list of members is available only to the list administrator.
lists.indymedia.org /mailman/listinfo/imc-sheffield   (404 words)

  
 CNN.com - China 'shocked' to be on U.S. nuke hit list - March 13, 2002
According to the newspapers, the secret "nuclear posture review" was passed to the U.S. Congress by the Pentagon in January outlining the possible use of nuclear weapons against countries that possess or are developing weapons of mass destruction.
Apart from China the countries listed on the report are Libya, Syria Russia, Iran, Iraq and North Korea.
Officials in the Bush administration have since sought to play down the implications of the review saying that the United States reserves the right to use nuclear weapons in the event it or its allies are attacked, but that the document itself does not represent a change in policy.
archives.cnn.com /2002/WORLD/asiapcf/east/03/12/china.nuclear/index.html   (610 words)

  
 We the People Bookshelf
In addition to the fifteen books in English selected for the Bookshelf, NEH added four of the works in Spanish translation.
See a list of libraries selected to receive the "Freedom" Bookshelf.
On June 8, 2004, the National Endowment for the Humanities announced We the People Bookshelf, a new set of classic books for young readers (K-12) on the theme of "freedom."
www.wethepeople.gov /bookshelf/freedomlist.html   (194 words)

  
 The American Experience | MacArthur | People & Events | The Spanish-American War in the Philippines (1898)
Egged on by "yellow" journalists like William Randolph Hearst, who in the 1890s gave inordinate attention to the suffering of Cubans at the hands of their Spanish colonizers, public opinion grew steadily in favor of annexing Spain's holdings nearest the United States.
Brigadier General Arthur MacArthur, then a Colonel in the Adjutant General's Office, was given command of the 1st Brigade of General Wesley Merritt's 8th Army Corps, which arrived in Manila on July 31.
Still, the Spanish were quickly subdued, and Merritt placed the city under marshal law, with MacArthur in charge of maintaining the peace as provost marshal.
www.pbs.org /wgbh/amex/macarthur/peopleevents/pandeAMEX87.html   (730 words)

  
 Links to Website on the History and Dialectology of Spanish
Linguist list 3.202 Discussion of use of el/la for words beginning with the sound /a/.
Linguist List 6.1394 Commentary on the continuum between Spanish, Galician, and Portuguese.
Spanish in the US Information on the number and origin of Spanish speakers in the US, as well as how Spanish and English have influenced each other.
people.cas.sc.edu /deholt01/links/Historyofspanishlinks.html   (2009 words)

  
 Politics1 - Guide to American Political Parties
A "Falangist" is a follower of the authoritarian political views advocated by the late Spanish dictator Francisco Franco (to wit: largely a blend of 1930s fascist ideology, strong nationalism and conservative Catholic theology).
Marxist political organizer James Harris was the SWP Presidential nominee in 1996 (ballot status in 11 states - 8,500 votes - 0.01%) and 2000 (ballot status in 14 states - 7,378 votes - 9th place - 0.01%).
so if you want to tell other people how to live their lives, how to think, how to dress or what they can and cannot do to their bodies, then become a prison warden, or a political party in some middle eastern country and rule there," explains the party's platform preface.
www.politics1.com /parties.htm   (9359 words)

  
 People Chicago, Spanish tapas and world music lounge
As a Spanish tapas restaurant and a world music lounge, “People” blends oak, wrought iron and copper elements to create a rustic and cozy atmosphere.
At people, traditional Spanish tapas are served on small plates, allowing groups to share and taste many dishes.
At People Lounge, your food is prepared from scratch each time from the freshest ingredients available...
www.peoplechicago.com /what.php   (326 words)

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