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1

"I can see that" or "It shows"

Notarse (it's a nice, dry comment that says that you, too, can perceive the obvious)

2

If someone reminds you that it's the rainy season, you might respond: "I figured that out" or "But of course"

Se nota

3

Your friend, screaming, tells you she's angry. You say: "So I see."

Se te nota (literally, one notes that in you)

4

"To note something down" or "To make note of"

anotar, apuntar (but not notar!)

5

"to stop"

parar or parase

6

"Stop the world, I want to get off"

Pare el mundo, quiero bajarme.

7

"Where does the train stop?"

¿Dónde para el tren?

8

"Stop it" or "cut it out" (when someone is talking too much or the kids are screaming)

Párale

9

"to stand up"

pararse

10

"standing up"

parado

11

Travelers will sometimes ask if there is room on a train or bus and be told: "If you want to travel standing up."

Si quiere ir parado.

12

"Get up, where going." (in a colloquial way)

Párate que nos vamos.

13

Distinguis between parar and pararse for "to stop." ____ is for stopping unassisted whereas ____ suggests stopping something else.

pararse; parar

14

"I stopped the car."

Paré el carro.

15

"The car stopped."

El carro se paró.

16

"to seem" (this verb is encountered more frequently than the english equivalent)

parecer

17

"What do you think?" (with parecer)

¿Qué te parece?

18

"Is that ok with you" (with parecer)

¿Te parece?

19

"I don't like it" (with parecer)

No me parece.

20

"Fine with me." (with parecer)

Me parece bien.

21

"to resemble"

parecerse

22

"I take after my mother." (with parecer)

Me parezco a mi madre.

23

"to look like" (in the sense of "to look as if")

parece que

24

"It looks (as if) it's about to rain." (with parecer)

Parece que va a llover.

25

"to happen"

pasar

26

"to pass" (although it's a bit slangy at the dinner table).

Pasar

27

"What's on Channel 8?"

¿Qué están pasando en el 8? (estar dando in South America)

28

"They're showing the new Niro movie at the Cine Colon." (on channel 8)

Están pasando la nueva película de Niro en el Cine Colón. (in South America, the phrase of choice is estar dando)

29

"to happen to" (with pasar) in the sense of "to become of"

pasar con

30

"What happened to Juan?" (assuming he's running late)

¿Qué pasó con Juan?