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Orthopedics: THR, small intestine, newest technology
small intestine, newest technology, healthlink: Dear Leon My heart breaks for you and the pain you are going through, but unfortunately I am not a doctor and cannot help you. I would suggest going to the largest teaching hospital that you can find to get a second and maybe a third opinion I don t...

Orthopedics: THR May 25 - pain, muscle soreness, water therapy
muscle soreness, water therapy, xrays: Hi Michele, I wish you would have talked to a few more people before getting a THR. Few hospitals even do them anymore for just that reason, here at University of Chicago we do resurfacing which is much less invasive and few if any complications. Unfortunately,...

Orthopedics: THR, scoket, sharon davis
scoket, sharon davis, resently: Hi Jean Wow, that beats everything I have ever heard. I don t even understand how the ball joint works if it s not put in the socket. My understanding of it is that if the ball and socket are not working right you can dislocate but unfortunately I am...

Orthopedics: Thumb pain and swelling, thumb pain, dodge ball
thumb pain, dodge ball, rule of thumb: Hi John Although this is not my area of expertise, I have some experience with this. When my son was younger and was playing dodge ball, he was thrown to the ground and landed on this thumb and the pain was in the same area where you were hurt. Go see...

Orthopedics: TIB FIB, bone stimulator, durnin
bone stimulator, durnin, scipt: Hi Allen, That is a good start but there is much more that can be done. Have your ortho write a scipt for both an electrical bone stimulator and an ultrasound stimulator. I also had a TIB/FIB Fx 6 years ago in 13 places and was told it would be amputated....

Orthopedics: Tib/Fib Fx, ilizarov fixator, medial tibial plateau
ilizarov fixator, medial tibial plateau, tib fib fracture: You are lucky, the area fractured has good blood supply unlike most of the tibia, since you didn t give me your age and I lack other pertinent history, I would say 8 weeks minimum with 4 weeks aggressive rehab for the atrophy from immobilization. This is best...

Orthopedics: Torn Muscle, blade area, free weights
blade area, free weights, shoulder blade: David I know this is going to sound crazy to you, but have your doctor check your vitamin D level. I began having pain in my arms and shoulders and sternum a few years ago and one of my doctors told me that I needed to exercise with free weights to build...

Orthopedics: Torn muscle in shoulder blade area?, blade area, infraspinatus muscle
blade area, infraspinatus muscle, muscle diagram: Carol, Just because the pain has been present for 1 year it does not mean that your muscle is torn. Pain in this area is often referred and the location of the pain is not always indicative of the location of the problem. Some common causes of pain in this...

Orthopedics: Torn neck muscle?, neck muscle, medical professional
neck muscle, medical professional, lumps: It is uncommon to tear a neck muscle, especially in a 14 year old. It can happen but I have never seen one. This can not be diagnosed over the internet and you should bring your son to a medical professional for a diagnosis. Good luck Adam www.in-homephysicaltherapy.com...

Orthopedics: Total Hip Replacement, taking a turn, hip replacement
taking a turn, hip replacement, physical therapy: Hi Kim In a person at the age of 86, from what I have heard, the main reason to do a THR is to have her walking. As far as physical therapy progress taking a turn for the worse if it is stopped, I can t say for sure, but I would assume that anyone stopping...

Orthopedics: Total knee replacement, knee replacement surgery, orthopedic department
knee replacement surgery, orthopedic department, total knee replacement surgery: Carol I feel badly but I can t answer your question because my expertise is in hips. I guess I can relate it to the hips since I also have apparatus in my hips but you really need to take my answer with a grain of salt. If I were you, I d get a second...

Orthopedics: Treatment for Osteopenia, salivary glands, boniva
salivary glands, boniva, osteopenia: Dear Brenda I have never heard of that side effect, it just seems that a medication that would promote bone mass growth and prevent necrosis, would not cause it in another body part. I take fosamax on a weekly basis, and I have an appointment with my...

Orthopedics: tailbone pain, ridden bikes, sharon davis
ridden bikes, sharon davis, experience pain: Dear Keith Unfortunately I cannot diagnose if a bone is broken or not over the internet. You would have to see your doctor so he can run some X-Rays or an MRI. A break or fracture of your nature would only be visible on a test such as the ones above....

Orthopedics: tailbone, tailbone area, pain thanks
tailbone area, pain thanks, nerves: Jerry, You may be experiencing some nerve tension problems. This can occur when the mobility of the nervous is hindered. When you move into certain positions it pulls on the nerves and can cause symptoms. It could be many other things as well and if...

Orthopedics: "tangled veins", varicose veins, medicine category
varicose veins, medicine category, visual appearance: Hi Michael, I m with you on this one...I ve never heard of a diagnosis of tangled veins . I would definitely agree with not massaging that area, as there is no telling what type of thrombus could be just waiting to be dislodged! I d suggest you ask...

Orthopedics: tendon cyst on finger, durnin, orthopedist
durnin, orthopedist, dr timothy: Hi Halle, The Orthopedic was not only wrong but even if he/she was correct, he prescribed the wrong therapy. You don t exercise a tendon gliding out of groove, this creates more inflammation and swelling therefor aggravating the condition. Only specific...

Orthopedics: thigh pain, thigh pain, horrible pain
thigh pain, horrible pain, dear mary: Dear Mary I wish I could answer that, but I am not a doctor. I think that it s important that you get to the orthopedist and have him or her check out the leg and see if there is anything new going on. The pain and swelling is a signal to you that it...

Orthopedics: Too thin?, calcium supplements, light skin
calcium supplements, light skin, rib cage: I do not see how being thin has anything to do with your rib problem. I see lots of very over wieght people with subluxing ribs. There is no evidence that being thin puts you at more risk for musculosketal problems. Thin, light skin people due tend to...

Orthopedics: tilted pelvis, tilted pelvis, leg muscles
tilted pelvis, leg muscles, knee problems: Dear Teresa I wish I could help you, but I don t visit chiropractors, nor do I know enough about what they do to answer your questions. The one thing you should do, is just make sure the chiropractor you go to is good and I would visit a few of them before...

Orthopedics: tissue damage and regeneration, word of wisdom, nerve damage
word of wisdom, nerve damage, shoulder injuries: Dear Warren: Unfortunately my expertise is not in shoulder injuries. But here s my stab at it. If I d ask for an MRI or CAT scan to see if something else is going on. X-rays, unfortunately do not tell the whole story. I also tend to think twice when...

Orthopedics: I was told about a year ago..., hospital aquired infection, orthopedic surgeons
hospital aquired infection, orthopedic surgeons, step exercise: Dear Kendra: After you have hip surgery, regardless of the surgery you will have limitations. You can t do anything that pounds the joints such as running or jogging. You can bike, swim, walk, and even do the step exercise. The main thing you need...

Orthopedics: top of foot/ankle/lower shin pain, treadmill exercise, shin pain
treadmill exercise, shin pain, sharon davis: Hi Adrienne Although this is not my area of expertise, I can take a guess at your question, but please see your doctor for a diagnosis. I don t think this is bone pain. It sounds to me as if you have pulled a muscle or ligament. If I were you, I d...

Orthopedics: torn muscle, supra spinatus, torn muscles
supra spinatus, torn muscles, electrcian: Curtis, Sounds like a tear of a rotator cuff muscle. This is a group of muscles that provide stability to the shoulder which allows other larger muscles to move it. The most common RTC muscle to tear is the supra-spinatus. The biggest factor in deciding...

Orthopedics: how to see a torn muscle??, correct diagnosis, low back pain
correct diagnosis, low back pain, scar tissue: Jodi, Unfortunately with orthopedic problems there is rarely a way to prove/disprove something. An MRI can show muscle injury however, I highly doubt your problem was a muscle strain. If you look at the medical literature is shows that we are bad at giving...

Orthopedics: total hip replacement & pregnancy, hip replacement surgery, total hip replacement surgery
hip replacement surgery, total hip replacement surgery, hip replacements: Dear Ahalia I had two healthy children with hip replacements and I have never heard of the metal affecting your unborn child. You may have to have a C-section due to decreased muscle tone, but having your tubes tied is not something I d recommend. Go...

Orthopedics: Undiagnosed problem, rib cage pain, flank pain
rib cage pain, flank pain, right rib cage pain: Unfortunately I can not diagnosis your symptoms over the internet. I will say that there are many musculosketal problems that do not show up on blood work and imaging studies. My recommendation would be to find a good PT who can help you find a correct diagnosis...

Orthopedics: Uneven hip bones., hip bones, pediatric cases
hip bones, pediatric cases, hip bone: Hi Michael I thought about this for a few minutes and thought about what I would do if I was in your position and this were my child. The first thing I would do is find out how much experience each doctor has with pediatric cases. Children are not little...

Orthopedics: Upcoming hip replacement, hip replacements, long distance runner
hip replacements, long distance runner, hip replacement: Dear Michele You are doing the right thing in seeking therapy prior to surgery. The reason for that is because immediately after surgery, many patients tend to get depressed because of the loss of control of their lives. You will need help in your self...

Orthopedics: undiognosed knee pain, meniscus tear, mri report
meniscus tear, mri report, radiology report: I am sorry to here that your husband has not received the care he needs. As with any profession, their are good doctors and bad ones. It is common in the realm of orthopedics to not get a diagnosis. It is often very difficult to find the exact cause of...

Orthopedics: Back Vertebrae, lower back pain, massage therapist
lower back pain, massage therapist, sharon davis: Hi Natalia This actually is not a physical therapy question, it s more of an orthopedic question. Personally I think this is dangerous. Your boyfriend may have an underlying problem that neither of you know about that may be exacerbated during your walking...

Orthopedics: Void in bone????, long term disability, therapeutic ultrasound
long term disability, therapeutic ultrasound, scar tissue: Hi Elain, Most certainly it is congenital osteo hypoplasia and a graft and tendonesis procedure can correct this if the Ortho deems necessary. Make sure if surgery is done, follow up post-operative therapeutic ultrasound is performed to minimize scar tissue...

Orthopedics: Winged scapula, serratus anterior muscle, relaxation massage
serratus anterior muscle, relaxation massage, winging scapula: Hi Rach, A Winging Scapula is typically caused by a weak Serratus Anterior muscle. The Serratus Anterior muscle is also known as the boxer s muscle, because that is one of the motions it does: it protracts (or brings the shoulder forward). If this muscle...

Orthopedics: Wrist deformity after fracture, dorsal angulation, fracture fragment
dorsal angulation, fracture fragment, distal fragments: Hi Karen, The Ortho may have dropped the ball on this one. You have to get another surgeon (not the freind of his he recommended you to) on it as soon as possible. The osteoporotic distal fragments are typical and will get more dense with bone when stressed...

Orthopedics: walking lop sided, sharon davis, hip replacement
sharon davis, hip replacement, left leg: Hello Yvonne I am so sorry for what you are going through. Have you asked your Physical Therapist if there is anything you can do in order to build up the atrophied muscle? Has your walk improved since February at all? If not ask for specific ways in...

Orthopedics: winging of the scapula, winging of the scapula, strengthening exercises
winging of the scapula, strengthening exercises, muscle imbalance: Rebecca, Heat and strengthening exercises are not going to change your winging scapula. This is usually caused by either a muscle imbalance or a nerve injury. If it is a muscle imbalance/motor learning problem you will need to see a PT who can help you...

Orthopedics: wrist cracking, torn cartilage, laxity
torn cartilage, laxity, care physician: Usually, cracking that doesn t cause or relieve pain and doesn t get in the way of using the joint normally isn t something to worry about. However, what I don t know is: how long has this been going on? Is it in both wrists or just the one? Any swelling...

Orthopedics: wrist injury, hair line fracture, soft tissue injury
hair line fracture, soft tissue injury, clinical diagnosis: Kimmy Sorry to here about the wrist. I can not tell you if your wrist was broken or not. Sometimes small fractures do not show up on x-rays soon after the injury. Once they start to calcify you can see them. I also can not tell you why it still hurts...

Orthopedics: wrist pain, hypermobile joints, wrist pain
hypermobile joints, wrist pain, soft tissue: Megan this could be lots of things. People with hypermobile joints can somtimes get pinching of the soft tissue around there joints in this position. I often have my patients try to not let their wrists extend as much when they put pressure on it. This...

Orthopedics: wrist pain, wrist pain, ulna
wrist pain, ulna, sound advice: Corrie, Sorry but I can not give you much advice. There are many things that could be going on and it would be very difficult for me to give you sound advice. Rest, ice/heat and splinting can in some cases provide pain relief. I would advise that you talk...

Osteoarthritis: Knee injury, patellar bursitis, post traumatic osteoarthritis
patellar bursitis, post traumatic osteoarthritis, chondomalacia: Hi Alisson, You sustained blunt trauma to the back of the knee cap causing swelling and inflammation, this will subside with time. One thing to note is you may develop sub-patellar bursitis and chondomalacia patella. I would strongly suggest you ice it...

Osteoarthritis: Ankle Pain, therapeutic ultrasound, history of trauma
therapeutic ultrasound, history of trauma, ankle area: Hi Mike, I have the answer for you, the body never forgets an injury so since yours you have developed osteoarthritis in it (OA). The good news is that it is treatable and often reversible with glucosamine sulfate with MSM. You need to take 3000mg/day for...

Osteoarthritis: Ankylosing Spondylitis, jim dicken, cardiac hypertrophy
jim dicken, cardiac hypertrophy, enlarged heart: Hi, This is outside my expertise I think, and it would best be answered by the doctor who diagnosed you with the A.S. 5 years ago and who knows your case history and progress intimately. While cardiac hypertrophy comes from age itself or a number of cardiovascular...

Osteoarthritis: Arthritis, inflamation and alcohol, arthritis inflamation, liver inflammation
arthritis inflamation, liver inflammation, chiroweb: Hi Jeff, There is no direct correlation but plenty of indirect associations with alcohol consumption. This is due to poor absorption and chronic liver inflammation inhibiting nutritional repair of damaged connective tissue. Arthritis is just one of several...

Osteoarthritis: Arthritis and Raynauds, montreal quebec canada, socks and slippers
montreal quebec canada, socks and slippers, natural insulation: Hello Victoria, Reynaulds Phenomenon is a problem with the nervous and circulatory system within the arms many times. I am not aware of anything that would reduce the symptoms 100% or even close to that. Bundling up may help a bit, but your sensation to...

Osteoarthritis: arthritis of the elbow, cartilage cells, ultrasound treatments
cartilage cells, ultrasound treatments, therapeutic ultrasound: Hi Samantha, Post-operative OA is similar to post-traumatic OA in that they both respond well to Glucosamine sulfate with MSM. The only difference is scar tissue proliferation after surgery, even that can be effectively treated with therapeutic ultrasound...

Osteoarthritis: bad knee, joint replacements, medial side
joint replacements, medial side, sharp shooting: Hello, A knee hurts for a reason, and if that pain keeps returning or not going away, the reason may still be there. The injections may relieve pain for a while but do not stop the wearing out of the joints and may sometimes actually increase it by removing...

Osteoarthritis: Don't know who else to ask, please help...., atlanta ga area, fingers and thumbs
atlanta ga area, fingers and thumbs, metabolic panel: Hi, It seems as if your doctor s office is working on the situation. Being referred to a rheumatologist for an opinion is always a good precaution. They have not apparently suggested anything awful at this point and your doctor will probably outline the...

Osteoarthritis: Don't seem to 'fit' the osteoarthritis 'norm', textbook answer, stationary bicycle
textbook answer, stationary bicycle, initial pain: Hi Kim, I m so sick and tired of idiot doctors that I volunteered here to give it straight. OA is curable in most cases with a simple proven effective OTC supplement called Glucosamine Sulfate. Make sure it has MSM in it and you take the therapeutic...

Osteoarthritis: Early carpal tunnel?, transverse ligament, median nerve
transverse ligament, median nerve, middle knuckle: Jack, your friend is correct, you need CTS splints that fill with air, not cock up wrist splints, Cold laser also does wonders for this by eliminating inflammation and breaking up scar tissue. Use ice on the area of the wrist where you check the pulse in the...

Osteoarthritis: elbow arthritis, elbow replacement, chiroweb
elbow replacement, chiroweb, loose bodies: Hi Nicole, Since October of last year, the FDA has approved Joint Resurfacing which is much less invasive than replacement. Right now they are incredibly successful with hip and knee, it won t be long until any joint can be new again with this latest...

Osteoarthritis: Arthritis, inflamation and alcohol, drinking alcohol, sleep problems
Osteoarthritis: Arthritis, inflamation and alcohol, drinking alcohol, sleep problems, rheumatoid arthritis

Osteoarthritis: Negative ion clothing to prevent this?, negative ions, bad carbohydrates
Osteoarthritis: Negative ion clothing to prevent this?, negative ions, bad carbohydrates, raw vegetables

Osteoarthritis: osteoarthritis, relafen, fnp
Osteoarthritis: osteoarthritis, relafen, fnp, nsaid

Osteoarthritis: Sharp Ankle Pain, good shape, intense pain
Osteoarthritis: Sharp Ankle Pain, good shape, intense pain, ankle

Osteoarthritis: Grinding painful knee, adult onset diabetes, knee replacements
adult onset diabetes, knee replacements, glucosamine sulfate: Hi Carolyn, Please read my profile, there has been a very effective treatment just short of a cure for OA for many years proven with randomized placebo controlled studies. There is little excuse anymore for adult onset diabetes or OA since both are easily...

Osteoarthritis: Hand operation for arthritis, thumb knuckle, scar tissue
thumb knuckle, scar tissue, durnin: Hi Steve, Yes, your friend is correct, all surgery will do is create scar tissue and possibly render the entire hands useless. It is probably too late for the thumb but the other joints can be saved by immediately taking 3 grams of Glucosamine Sulfate with...

Osteoarthritis: hello, auto immune disease, type of blood test
auto immune disease, type of blood test, professional athlete: Thank you for your questions. Arthritis itself is a very broad term which involves many types of damage to joints. There are over a hundred auto-immune responses of the body to joints, auto-immune meaning that the body fails to accept its own tissues and...

Osteoarthritis: infrared saunas for treatment, infrared saunas, buzz word
infrared saunas, buzz word, durnin: Hi Ruth, They are effective for relief only, they do nothing to slow the process of the disease. Glucosamine sulfate with MSM has been researched and proven to stop and even reverse OA in most patients. I think the combined treatments would be very...

Osteoarthritis: Knee problems, bone to bone, pain clinics
bone to bone, pain clinics, knee problems: Hi, Cartilage is a very thin layer that lets bone slide upon bone. You state that this cartilage is gone, bone to bone . Cartilage is difficult to view on X-ray or MRI since it is so thin, so I am assuming that it really is gone because you can hear or feel...

Osteoarthritis: knee & hip discomfort, therapeutic ultrasound, arthritis in knees
therapeutic ultrasound, arthritis in knees, durnin: Hi Caol, Most people don t take the correct dosage for GS with MSM, you need to take 3000mg/day. This is the researched dose shown to effectively stop and even reverse OA. Also, getting therapeutic ultrasound 3x/week is very helpful since it forces blood...

Osteoarthritis: knee - meniscus?, chondromalacia patella, tendon strain
chondromalacia patella, tendon strain, cartilage damage: Hi Peter, your a smart man. I say that because most people wait until it s too late to help the patient. You are experiencing the early signs of either chondromalacia patella or degenerative menisical change. Either way taking 3 500 mg tabs A.M. and 3 500mg...

Osteoarthritis: knee pain, little pillows, knee cap
little pillows, knee cap, simple tests: Hello Amelia, Thank you for your question. I think that you are saying that your whole body weight fell directly onto your knee onto a hard floor. I do not know how old you are, how much weight fell onto your knee, the condition of your knee before the...

Osteoarthritis: Negative ion clothing to prevent this?, hydrogen atoms, negative ions
hydrogen atoms, negative ions, oxygen atom: Hello, Thank you for your question; this is certainly an interesting one. An ion is an atom or molecule (atoms stuck together) that has an extra electron (negative) or is missing an electron (positive). For example, water (H20) is two hydrogen atoms stuck...

Osteoarthritis: need to ask, legs and feet, dangerous surgery
legs and feet, dangerous surgery, surgey: Hello, Thank you for making the problem more clear to me. I thought it was aching , not arcing, my apologies. If the legs are bending, then that will put more strain on the knees in later life. This is a problem that the doctors there have obviously looked...

Osteoarthritis: newly diagnosed, inflammatory arthritis, nerve pain
inflammatory arthritis, nerve pain, rapid decline: Ok Lisa, Good news so far, OA is stoppable and reversible with glucosamine sulfate and MSM, did you look it up? I doubt atrophy is a concern in the hands, exercising them may aggravate the hands by creating inflammation. Best bet would be to get...

Osteoarthritis: Osteoarthritis, cartilage growth, anti inflammatory drugs
cartilage growth, anti inflammatory drugs, glucosamine sulfate: O.K., you can send the films to: Wellness Medical Center 18037 Torrence Ave Lansing, IL 60438 Phone # 1-708-466-9994 I will take a look....

Osteoarthritis: Osteoarthritis & Treatments, shoulder joints, adrenal fatigue
shoulder joints, adrenal fatigue, ana test: Hello, Thank you for your question. Arthritis is an inflammation where bones meet and slide along each other. The sliding surfaces are slippery cartilage. If this cartilage in not able to provide a smooth surface because of wearing out from inflammation or...

Osteoarthritis: Osteoarthritis, fda oversight, durnin
fda oversight, durnin, chiroweb: Hi Ann, You should take the only thing proven to reverse it, glucosamine sulfate with MSM. Take 3 grams/day, make sure it is a good brand. The only way you will know is by going to consumerslab.com Many supplements don t have what is listed on the...

Osteoarthritis: osteoarthritis, david g williams, health food store
david g williams, health food store, therapeutic ultrasound: Asprin is O.K. only if you are not taking Vitamin E or other anticoagulants. Only opiate type meds such as Vicodin are O.K., use short term only! All NSAIDS block cartilage from dividing, so stay away from them. Be patient, the GS takes weeks to begin...

Osteoarthritis: Pain Relief, bayer aspirin, synvisc
bayer aspirin, synvisc, pain relievers: Hello, I m not sure of your age, activities or of any prior injuries or the condition of the cartilage. However, pain relievers can work differently for different people, so sometimes it is a trial and error thing. Certain ones can bother your stromach...

Osteoarthritis: Pain on wrist, tendon, joints
tendon, joints, pot: Hello, Usually, when joints are worn down, there is pain in the hands or fingers in the mornings or just before begiinning to grab a pot. Chances are, if you are otherwise healthy, a slight pain after using your hands washing would be either a tendon or...

Osteoarthritis: popping ankles, ankle joints, repetitive trauma
ankle joints, repetitive trauma, severe trauma: Hi Brenda, The noise your ankles make when they reach full extension or flexion, eversion or inversion, (all ranges of motion in the joint), is perfectly benign. Some people are born with joints that hold more suction then others. The noise you are...

Osteoarthritis: RA, erythrocyte sedimentation rate, rate numbers
erythrocyte sedimentation rate, rate numbers, lab tests: Hello, There are many things that make up having RA . These are lab tests that form part of an assessment. The rest is the history, physical examination and predisposition for having RA. I am just assuming that your doctor sent you for these lab tests for...

Osteoarthritis: raynaud's, raynaud s phenomenon, raynaud s disease
raynaud s phenomenon, raynaud s disease, upper extremities: Hi Melissa, Unfortunately it does sound typical, not normal. Usually, your condition effects the upper extremities, there is also a difference between Raynauds disease and Raynauds phenomena. I am sure you are aware of this, just in case, I thought I...

Osteoarthritis: Sharp Ankle Pain, calcaneous, chiroweb
calcaneous, chiroweb, decent shape: Hi David, These things are common, it is more than likely a dis-articulation of the calcaneous on the talus. What this means is, the joint surface that glides against the top and bottom potion of the ankle is out of line. All you need to do is see a Chiropractor...

Osteoarthritis: Shoulder arthritis, playing ultimate frisbee, shoulder arthritis
playing ultimate frisbee, shoulder arthritis, shoulder joints: Yes Russell, This is definitely something that needs direct examination and contact with your Ortho, it is much to difficult to advise you otherwise with confidence since I can t examine you directly. The Ortho should be able to handle this with ease, especially...

Osteoarthritis: shoulder pain, durnin, shoulder joint
durnin, shoulder joint, dr timothy: Hi syed, Your problem isn t OA since the x-rays would have shown that. It is more than likely a fixated joint causing irritation with weather or air conditioning changes, I strongly recommend a Chiropractor to look at it. You should have complete resolution...

Osteoarthritis: sore spine, durnin, herniated disc
durnin, herniated disc, dr timothy: Hi Jools, Ibuprofen or any other pill won t fix the herniated disc you have causing the sciatica. There is only one proven fix for this condition, it s called flexion/distraction F/D for short. Here is a link http://www.coxtechnic.com/FlashOpen2.swf...

Osteoarthritis: Therapuetic ultrasound versus "cold" laser, therapeutic ultrasound, ultrasound unit
therapeutic ultrasound, ultrasound unit, metal implants: Hi Tom, Therapeutic US is more established with solid proven efficacy, cold laser is also proven. Reasons to chose cold laser over ultrasound would be metal implants. Ultrasound is contraindicated over metal, cold laser is not. If this isn t an issue, I...

Osteoarthritis: Unsure, lateral collateral ligament, lateral meniscus
lateral collateral ligament, lateral meniscus, lateral portion: Without examining you, it sounds like a lateral meniscus or lateral collateral ligament problem. Not knowing your age, I can only speculate. I recommend you see an Ortho or D.C. and have it checked out. If they suspect any pathology, they will order a MRI....

Osteoarthritis: wrist, durnin, dr timothy
durnin, dr timothy, x ray: Hi Jason, Sleeping on the wrist will just further congest and inflame any injury presently symptomatic. The best thing to do is rest and ice it down, this means laying off Lacrosse for a week or two and give your body a chance to repair any connective tissue...

Osteoarthritis: young knees going bad!, inflammatory arthropathy, definitive diagnosis
inflammatory arthropathy, definitive diagnosis, durnin: Hi Jeremiah, It could be a VMO weakness, chondromalacia patella (softening of the cartilage under the knee cap), Osteoarthritis, rheumatoid, or some other inflammatory arthropathy. he only way to know is to have an Ortho or Chiro look at it and get a couple...

Other Languages: barchidan, persian english dictionary, barchi
persian english dictionary, barchi, behzad: Hello Simon, I have quoted the following examples from the Aryanpur progressive Persian-English dictionary Barchidan 1: to gather, to collect, to pick up He gathered his things and left (او بساطش را...

Other Languages: Question, neshan, shadid
neshan, shadid, joda: Hello Depra, Translation: In Tahrim sura * [God] cites the ill will of some of the prophets wives towards the messenger of Quran (the prophet). [The prophet] forgives the wives who were inimical towards the prophet; he does not propose divorce, nor does...

Other Languages: A Question, word translation, word by word
word translation, word by word, aversion: Hello Depra, The best translation for khayli ham delesh bekhad that I have found is that is more than she/he deserves , but please consider that idioms cannot be translated or replaced by an exact equivalent expression or idiom from another language....

Other Languages: Questions, unicode utf 8, intense affection
unicode utf 8, intense affection, khanevadegi: Hello Depra, If you have trouble in reading Persian characters, adjust the character encoding method of your web browser, under the view menu, to Unicode (UTF-8) or Arabic (windows) Translation: 1- In family life of the prophet one of the dominant principles,...

Other Languages: دويست, e mail adress, emruz
e mail adress, emruz, long vowel: Dear Simon I m glad to know that you are very serious in learning Persian Language and you are very careful too. دویستis an indipendent word. it is not related to بیست & ده. In sentence...

Other Languages: صورت خود را با سیلی سرخ نگهداشتن, languages of india, persian words
languages of india, persian words, arabic word: Hello Simon, صورت خود را با سیلی سرخ نگهداشتن means to keep up appearances and not to ask others...

Other Languages: More of the autobiographical text, phr, unfair advantage
phr, unfair advantage, many thanks: Hi Simon; Your translation is correct. My right is written as: حقم . در واقع در کار به نوعی: In fact in working .... . In this phrase...

Other Languages: Backgammon, persian to english dictionary, persian words
persian to english dictionary, persian words, iranian poet: Hello Simon, You are welcome. I am quite happy that my answer was satisfactory. That name is پویان from the infinitive پوییدن, which means to move (with alacrity), to run or walk fast (with...

Other Languages: Barred from understanding! (excuse the pun), confusing word
confusing word: Hello Simon, Main meanings of bar are: on (preposition), by (by the side), and to & at. As you said it is a hard word, since it has too many other meanings. Bar= on: بر روی صندلی نشست...

Other Languages: endings, present participle, porsa
present participle, porsa, weird word: Hello Simon, I am not sure how to replythis question, but as a native speaker I have the feeling that a:n is something like ing and ande is like er in English. For example, ra:nande is translated to driver, porsande is translated to questioner, and...

Other Languages: دويست, spelling
Other Languages: دويست, spelling

Other Languages: Interesting webpage, e mail address, relevant instructions
e mail address, relevant instructions, account registration: Hello Simon, To register you should click on ثبت‌نام on the top of that webpage. In the next page, these filling fields are mandatory: نام (first name) نام خانوادگی...

Other Languages: Learning to use a monoglot Persian dictionary, short vowels, persian dictionary
short vowels, persian dictionary, obsolete word: Hello Simon, You are welcome. Thank you for your kind comments, they are a motivation for me to reply new questions. 1. Moi:n is the name of compiler of the dictionary; however, the word per se means companion, assistant, and fellow. 2. that is right....

Other Languages: Problematic excerpt, arabic name, persian language
arabic name, persian language, reading practice: Hi Dear Simon; I m glad to hear about you again. I m a woman. My real name is Ashraf. It is used in Iran as a female names. But others call me Asha, it means :پاکی in Old Persian Language. But Ashraf is an Arabic name, means: Nobel(...

Other Languages: More on the text, pencile, genitive case
pencile, genitive case, adjective: Hi Simon Thanks for giving me your email address. I remember the text you wrote to me. It was about a forign man who imgrated to Iran and had hard life. The translation of the phrase you mentiond about it in your letter is: most of the time they treaded...

Other Languages: bu:sta:n_ Ba:gh, بوستان
بوستان, تاکستان: Hello Simon, All you said about bu:sta:n or its short form bosta:n is perfectly right. بوستان bu:sta:n literally means the place of smell(s). It is mainly a flower garden with nice- smelling- fruit bearing trees...

Other Languages: croatian, translation guide, search asp
translation guide, search asp, useful websites: Hi Vandad Heres 2 website with the basics http://www.about-croatia.com/learn-croatian/general/ http://www.linguata.com/croatian/Common_Croatian_words.html Heres a site where you can translate words/sentences/webpages http://www.translation-guide.com/free_online_translators.php?from=English&to=Croatian...

Other Languages: translations, fresh fruits and vegetables, wild heat
fresh fruits and vegetables, wild heat, fruits and vegetables: Hello Depra, English to Persian translations: 1. جاده نیمه شب 2. The word-for-word translation is: بازوی حرارت وحشی...

Other Languages: NOT NICE, sindhu, www bbc co uk
sindhu, www bbc co uk, h2g2: I am giving you the web links to two essays on your query which seemed very clear and interesting to me. I think you will find them useful. If you would still like explanations after reading them just send me a follow-up. All the Best, Sindhu. http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/423566/history_of_bad_language_profanity_part.html...

Other Languages: A translation from Farsi to English for class., korsi, agha
korsi, agha, coverlet: Hello Two words of 3 words you sent to me are wrong in pronunciation. I think they are: khorma korsi ( I m not sure about it). Khorma = date; a black and sweet fruit that grow on palms. Agha= sir; gentleman Korsi (?) (If I am right) = stool; a short...

Other Languages: bongAh, car exhibition, bonga
car exhibition, bonga, warehouse center: Hello Simon, Bonga:h means agency, corporation, institute etc. for example: Bonga:he kheiri:ie (بنگاه خیریه) = charitable organization Bonga:he moa:mela:te melki بنگاه...

Other Languages: dokhtarbazi?, ba zi, meaningful relationship
ba zi, meaningful relationship, dokhtarbazi: Hello Simon, Yes, that is called dokhtar ba:zi: , but this expression is used for more general acts, that is it is used for any attempt to make a usually not that much serious relationship; being together for a day or few days and having fun, having sex,...

Other Languages: Maratha empire celebration, vinayaka chaturti, jayanthi
vinayaka chaturti, jayanthi, namaskar: There is no major difference in celebrating the ganesha jayanti in bhadra month (august - september) and Magha month (january - february). Only the difference is most of the people celebrated it in bhadra month. And there is vary less people who celebrates...

Other Languages: Names, persian name, persians
persian name, persians, many thanks: Hello Do you mean that I should write Reza and Afsaneh names inPersian font? رضا - افسانه Or Do you like to know the meaning of them? Reza = a person who completely submission to God ( it is Arabic...

Other Languages: Persian for rabbit/hare, rabbits and hares, islamic sects
rabbits and hares, islamic sects, dead rabbits: Hello Simon, I am not that much acquainted with religious matters; however I had a look in a twelfth-imam Shiite (religion of most Iranian Shiites) book which explains religious rules and find that eating rabbits must be avoided, but touching it is not restricted....

Other Languages: Translations, eighth imam, twelfth imam
eighth imam, twelfth imam, montazer: Hello Depra, These statements are rather vague, so I added complementary words in brackets to clarify the meaning. The first six statements are about the last imam (religious leader) in twelve-imam Shiite dogma. Twelve imam Shiite people believe that...

Other Languages: Westoxication, globalsecurity org, persian word
globalsecurity org, persian word, suffix meaning: Hello Simon, westoxication is used to translate the word gharbzadegi: (غربزدگی) which is the state of gharbzade (غربزده). gharbzade (غربزده)...

Other Languages: 2 exercise questions, exercise questions, persian literature
exercise questions, persian literature, literary texts: Hello Simon, Question 1: as you said بیایم is correct. Question 5a: گفت Question 5b: است is definitely right, but باشد is rather inappropriate in this sentence,...

Other Languages: avshar or afshar, persian names, persian word
persian names, persian word, afshar: Hi Simone At first I should apologize you to answer your male late. As you know our new year is coming and I am very busy. I read your mail right know. Afshar is correc. ( افشار)There are many names in Iran for both males and...

Other Languages: From the same book, future tense, infinitive
future tense, infinitive, conjectures: Hello Simon, آن شخص گفت که از اینجا نمی‌شود : That person said that she/he is not going from here (That person said he/she is not going to leave this place). آن شخص گفت که از اینجا بیرون نمی‌شود :...

Other Languages: Caviar, short vowels, long vowels
short vowels, long vowels, brilliant insight: Hello Simon, I tried to find a trustworthy answer, but I did not reached a significant result. I am not sure whether it is derived from Turkish or Persian. In addition to khAgAvar, I came across to khAg-dAr as another proposed idea; khAg means egg,...

Other Languages: avshar or afshar, persian empire, persian name
Other Languages: avshar or afshar, persian empire, persian name, turkish name

Other Languages: khatte iranian pish az eslam, soozan, darim
soozan, darim, hamoon: salam khate iranian ghabl az eslam khate pahlavi sasani boode. khati ke az khate Arami eghtebas shode. in khat az rast be chap neveshte mishod va horoofash shabih horoof khate hendi ast. say mikonam badan link va ya axi dar in mored peyda konam va baratoon...

Other Languages: Persian Words, wool fibers, namad
wool fibers, namad, persian word: Hello Simon, Namad is a dense and heavy fabric or material formed by pressing wool fibers together. It mostly used to be applied as carpet. Besides, shepherds used to wear clothes and hats made of it, as it was warm and resistant to penetration of rainwater...

Other Languages: Pronunciation of Polish names, correct pronunciation, marian rejewski
correct pronunciation, marian rejewski, polish names: Im not real familiar with the polish language ,its quite hard but i ll do my best to interpret it but im not sure it it will be 100% correct though sorry. MARIAN=ma(as in MAma or MUrray)ri(as in RIdge)an(as in UNder) REJEWSKI=re(as in REd)je(as in YEt)W(as...

Other Languages: Welcome, baraie, zaban
baraie, zaban, khoshhalam: ba salam va arze eradat, az mohabbate shoma besiar mamnoonam. albatte bedone shak man dar zamineie zabane Farsi expert nistam, shaiad ostade basavaade adabiate Farsi ya yek mohagheghe faal betone in esm ro roie khodesh begzare. ama azonjaii ke jaie in afrad...

Other Languages: farsi or persian into english, persian text, small pieces
persian text, small pieces, farsi: Dear Som, Here is the email address: ******* (removed) My Internet connection is very slow, so please decrease the size of those files as much as possible. I prefer to receive emails the size of which are 2 MB or less, but if it really bothers you to resize...

Other Languages: Chehel Mi:na:r, long vowel, stone columns
long vowel, stone columns, persepolis: Hi Simon Sorry for my late to answer your question. My computer has beed damaged. People called Perspolice Chehel menaar many years ago, nearly 50 years ago. Now all call it Takht -e - Jamshid . Mi:na:r or Menaar is a part of mosque in Islamic archtecture....

Other Languages: an old word, ganjineh, silver things
ganjineh, silver things, finance institute: Greeting I looked for some old words that related to moneymatter, as you wanted. I found some words that I write them below with the meanings and their spelings. Hope be useful for you. Although some of them have Arabic roots, we used them many years ago....

Other Languages: translation, oncorhynchus mykiss, rainbow trout
oncorhynchus mykiss, rainbow trout, entekhab: Hello Depra, Thank you for your questions. I could not find an equivalent for rainbow trout in Farsi, as it is a technical term; nevertheless, I used ماهی قزل آلای رنگین...

Other Languages: Two words, besi, pasha
besi, pasha, kho: Dear Simon, 1. Pashi:ma:n (پشیمان): - Pashi:ma:n means regretful or remorseful: Az i:nke o:ra: tanbi:h kardam besi:ia:r pashi:ma:nam. از اینکه اورا...

Other Languages: The difference between English and Persian, subject complement, persian language
subject complement, persian language, linking verb: Dear Mr. Qaraman, You are welcome; I am quite glad that I can help. Most common structures for sentences in Persian are the following ones: Persian: Subject + intransitive verb English: subject + verb Persian: Subject + object + transitive...

Other Languages: english to portuguese translation, english to portuguese translation, accent marks
english to portuguese translation, accent marks, science song: Hi, Thomas Well, I don t have any tattoo, but your choice would not discourage me helping you! :-) Chico Science s phrase is A esperana quando a dor presente nos faz tentar outra vez . I think there will be no loss in the mail, but just in...

Other Languages: morede chi:zi: ghara:r gereftan, da dand, ghara
da dand, ghara, what this means: Hello Simon, It means being subject to something Example 1: مورد حمله قرار گرفتن (morede hamle ghara:r gereftan) It means: being attacked کشور...

Other Languages: persian writing, getting a tattoo, long sentence
getting a tattoo, long sentence, behzad: Hi As I undrestood, You want to know the translation of (dream and vision) in Persian. You mentioned on it in your mail, (Roya). You can use ( Elham) instade of (Roya). ( Elham) is the translation of (Vision) and (Roya) is the translation of ( dream). Hope...

Other Languages: Sentence, word translations, zendegi
word translations, zendegi, latin script: Hello Simon, Nice to hear from you again. One of the possible word-for-word translations can be this one: Ma:* ghasd da:ri:m (mi:kha:hi:m) ke be tore da:em dar torkie egha:mat koni:m (zendegi: koni:m). ما* قصد داریم...

Other Languages: دشت كوير, great salt desert, persian language
great salt desert, persian language, precise definitions: Hi Simon, Dasht e Kavir is the name of a desert in Iran. Dasht in Persian language means: any flat places, around rivers or between mountains or etc. and Kavir means: a flat place that is very hot and dry in climate, rains a little and has salty earth;...

Other Languages: Can you help me with my tattoo?, hindi translation, tattoo
hindi translation, tattoo: Dear Sanna, You want the hindi translation of following sentence: Always live in the moment हमेशा पल में जियो (hamesha pal me jiyo) always = हमेशा...

Other Languages: Meaning, hindu goddess, namh
hindu goddess, namh, mahalakshmi: Dear Shari, Im native in the croatian language so i can t be 100% sure regarding this but it sounds like a hindu chant.Om (or aum) is the symbol in hinduism that they hold sacred and it represents their impersonal God or brahman Mahalaxmi(or mahalakshmi)is...

Other Languages: paarse
سلام نام پارس نام مرکز حکومت هخامنشیان بود. تا...

Other Languages: participle, Persian, Participle
Persian, Participle, comparison: Hello Arf, If you have trouble in reading Persian characters, adjust the character encoding method of your web browser, under the view menu, to Unicode (UTF-8) or Arabic (windows) or give me your e-mail address in order that I can sent you my answer as...

Other Languages: Time since and for, yahoo address, phishing scam
yahoo address, phishing scam, many thanks: Hello, I hope you are fine. 1. I havent seen him for two months. دو ماه است که او را ندیده ام. دو ماه...

Other Languages: فگن, figen, persian word
figen, persian word, fegan: Hi Simon, فگن is the Present Root (بن مضارع) of the verb فگندن; However, افگندن with the present root of افگن...

Other Languages: نقشبند, sunni muslims, typical procedure
sunni muslims, typical procedure, mojtaba: Hi Simon, نقشبند means painter, drawer, designer. As you correctly discussed, it means one who does the act of بستن onto a نقش. The verb بستن except meaning...

Other Languages: کی کیان کیانوش, islam in iran, last dynasty
islam in iran, last dynasty, singular noun: Hi Simon, کیان is the plural of کی but this کی doesn t mean when . کی also means lord, king. So کیان vastly means the kings . As a singular noun, it means to create ....

Other Languages: 2 Proverbs, latin letters, proverb
latin letters, proverb, closeness: Hi Simon, The first proverb means The light doesn t see its own closeness. It doesn t illuminate it. And it should return those lights similar to torches or the headlights. This proverb, I think, is used to make a relation between this kind of lights and...

Other Languages: Difficult Sentence, wise manner, fathe
wise manner, fathe, servants: Hi Simon, عقلانه here means wise, in a wise manner. Though this word exists, it is not prevalently used. There are two words: عاقلانه, عقلانی...

Other Languages: All about the ezafe, noun noun, alef
noun noun, alef, nouns: Hi Simon, First of all, I think I haven t been able to exactly define what an ezafe is. The e after nouns is called ezafe or naghsh nomaye ezafe ONLY when making a noun-noun variety (ترکیب اضافی)...

Other Languages: Hi, rised, literal translation
rised, literal translation, sweet heart: Hi Mohammad Here s the translation: The sun set again and the night arrived. Again, I got a fever. Another cry of call for god rised throughout my heart which is like a bloody tulip, again. It is fresh (the air) and the light bulb is not sufficiently...

Other Languages: Mersiye, sentences, accent
sentences, accent: Hi Ju, Though these themes have something to do with the religion, they have actually become pertaining to the culture more than to the religion. Ommo Kolsum was Hussain s sister (Ali s daughter). Sham has several meanings: 1. What people eat as...

Other Languages: Phrase in Autobiography - جرأت کردم او را پدر بخوانم" - بلقیس شیخ", first person plural, female servants
first person plural, female servants, intimate atmosphere: Hello Simon, البته در جوی کاملا خودمانی means in a friendly (informal and intimate) atmosphere, of course. When جو...

Other Languages: The polite answer to "Welcome!", mojtaba, many thanks
mojtaba, many thanks, respects: Hi Simon, There are a lot of responses to such phrases in Persian which none of them is limited to any specific sentence. Also there are a few LITERAL responses which no longer are used in Modern & Standard Persian. In COMMON use, there is no answer...

Other Languages: How to say Lion of Kabul, military subjects, atash
military subjects, atash, sheli: Hi Fire means Atash that is pronouced ( A:tash) and if it is verb means Atash kardan ( a:tash kardan)and in military subjects means shelik kardan (sheli:k kardan). lion of kabul means shir e kabul ( shi:r -e- kabol ) Hope it is helpful for you. Ash...

Other Languages: Translation of "to the west of (England)", choises, mojtaba
choises, mojtaba, choise: Hi Simon, Playing with the prepositions are always associated with ambiguity and amphibology. I have two choises: I can either change the prepositions in order to get my intention changed (and ofcourse to make my sentences shorter), or I can paraphrase...

Other Languages: بازهم, mojtaba, many thanks
mojtaba, many thanks, persian: Hi Simon, I think you may know the word همدیگر or یکدیگر . In many cases, هم means همدیگر or یکدیگر....

Other Languages: مسلماً او نیز به خوبی میدانست که چه کسی دختر&, rough age, servant girl
rough age, servant girl, incomplete sentence: Hi Simon, the subject is an incomplete sentence. It requires an ending. What I see is: مسلما او نیز به خوبی میدانست...

Other Languages: decipher written languate, english thanks, 1492
english thanks, 1492, google: I do not know what language that is, but I ran it through Google Translate and it was translated as: Sorry I can not get it, sorry you choose not to talk, I have a busy day now, so you have a great day, talk to you another time bye now Deal with it,...

Other Languages: Expression, slang word, slang words
slang word, slang words, zadan: Hi Simon, For sure, we have the expression کلک زدن. It means to defraud , to deceive , to swindle . This expression is vastly used especially in conversational Farsi. Other phrases meaning this: ،گول...

Other Languages: Expressions Connected with Saris (Indian and Pakistani women's dresses, in case not known in Iran), tehran university, private studies
tehran university, private studies, pakistani women: Dear Simon, Well, it may be wrong to translate دست here. These words are called واحدهای شمارش . In Farsi, for counting everything, we can put a تا or...

Other Languages: Follow-up
Hi Simon, /be shukhi kari kardan/ کاری کردن means do something. به شوخی کاری کردن means do something in a way you mentioned...

Other Languages: DO, IO & Passive, direct and indirect object, female cousin
direct and indirect object, female cousin, female cousins: Ol (ou: Oi), Joe. Vou bem. E voc? I want to send her a letter. Quero lhe enviar uma carta. (or slightly formal: Quero enviar-lhe uma carta) The pronoun lhe corresponds to a ele , a ela , a voc , where this a is the preposition (to)....

Other Languages: jokes and tricks
Hi simon, 1. If you mean deceiving someone (of course your example doesn t concern with deceiving), it is said: کسی را گول زدن، کسی را فریب...

Other Languages: Meltem Vural, loanwords, saberi
loanwords, saberi, nice houses: Hi Simon, Khoshmand and Khoshang don t have meanings in Persian. But they might be Hushmand and Hushang . If so, they have meaning. Hushmand (هوشمند) means someone intelligent, clever and wise. Hushang (هوشنگ)...

Other Languages: The Passive, two different things, word by word
two different things, word by word, passive voice: Hi Simon, This sentence is just an idiom. کاری از دست کسی ساخته نبودن expresses a manner in which nobody can do anything...

Other Languages: Persian Sentence, rough age, servant girl
rough age, servant girl, experiencing technical difficulties: Hi Simon, Now, I can make a complete translation: Certainly he/she was aware of the fact that who has murdered the little girl, too. It cannot be said whether Raysham knew who indirectly/inadvertently/... had murdered the girl or she knew who directly/intentionally/......

Other Languages: Portugues, sala grande, playing soccer
sala grande, playing soccer, new camera: Hi again, Joe I use [] for an optional word. We in Brazil often puts an article before the pronouns: o seu, a sua, a nossa, os nossos and so on. I suppose you omitted the accents for your keyboard; they exist in: jacar, so, no, est, esto...

Other Languages: Portuguese sentences, artess, ethymology
artess, ethymology, gavis: Ol de novo, Joe 1. No todos drages podem respirar fogo (Not every dragons can breath fire) Nem todos drages podem expelir fogo Don t ask me about this nem , which means and not (Nem eu, nem voc = Not me nor you) but it translates the...

Other Languages: Portuguese translation, portuguese translation, brazilian culture
portuguese translation, brazilian culture, www youtube: Hi, Joe Never mind. It s a pleasure to try give an answer also about culture. I am very keen to this matter too, as an Esperanto speaker. And such a question gave me the chance to get in contact with Rasa Sayange , what I didn t know until then....

Other Languages: Another Sentence from the Autobiography - جرأت کردم او را پدر بخوانم" - بلقیس شیخ, compound verb, relative beginner
compound verb, relative beginner, autobiography: Hi Simon and thanks, First of all you d better know the meaning of the verb از دست دادن. It simply means to miss , to lose . e.g. آن فرصت را از...

Other Languages: Translating "imagine" by John Lennon, brotherhood of man, sooch
brotherhood of man, sooch, koshish: Hello William, As i told earlier in some question s answer, There are lots of softwares like Akruti or Barah which converts english statement in Marathi / Hindi format. In fact using these softwares you can translate it in any format you want. If you...

Other Languages: Translating "imagine" by John Lennon, brotherhood of man, sooch
brotherhood of man, sooch, koshish: Hi William, Marathi is similar to Hindi with variations of some words and grammar. It has the same script (Devnagari). But it is not possible to send this in Marathi script. Following is the Marathi translation - Kalpanaa kar ki swarga naahi Prayatna...

Other Languages: whitewash, whitewash, many thanks
whitewash, many thanks, paint: Hi Simon, We must whitewash the wall can be: ما باید دیوار را سفید کاری کنیم . دوغاب،...

Other Languages: to get up, private question, loud noise
private question, loud noise, questioner: Hi Simon, پا شدن has two different meanings: 1. To stand up. For example: او از جایش پا شد. He stood up from his place. 2. To get up. او از...

Other Languages: با توجه به, bilquis sheikh, four hundred years
bilquis sheikh, four hundred years, muslim family: Dear Simon, با توجه به means generally according to , as for . e.g. با توجه به الگوی زیر، اشکال...

Other Languages: روزگار, word hope, turkish word
word hope, turkish word, modern language: Dear Simon, For روزگار, I can t find an exact English word. The meaning resembles era , age . For example, the current روزگار is said in English like nowadays . It is also said in...

Other Languages: سرکش, compound verb, keshi
compound verb, keshi, kesh: Greeting Merry chricmas I m not Mojtaba as you wish! I don t know why I recieved Mojtaba s mail! I m Asha. If you are the same Simon whom i know, I send you my best wishes. In generally: سرکش has two meaning in Persian: one, is...

Other Languages: More on Bilquis, last question, statesmen
last question, statesmen, diplomats: Dear Simon, The translator, in fact, has changed some parts of the whole phrase. He/She has rephrased the sentenced before making translation. What he/she has translated is this Farsi sentence: آن زن دلفریب...

Other Languages: Conservative, aryanpur, exact spelling
aryanpur, exact spelling, bilquis: Hi Simon, Good point. The words ending in ov such as پیرو, پرتو, etc. were formerly pronounced like peyrov , partov . They gradually became like peyrow , partow . Of course, the voice w as in wall...

Other Languages: Dehkhoda, d8, d9
d8, d9, a7: Dear Simon, You can use www.loghatnaameh.com for Dehkhoda. Also, here s a list of explanations for these abbreviations: http://www.loghatnaameh.com/dehkhodaworddetail-13e7d0bf28c544c2a8976bde86a2c8d2-fa.html Hope this helps. With Best Regards, Mojtaba...

Other Languages: Farsi, persian farsi, different languages
persian farsi, different languages, native language: Greeting I can translate Beautiful Progression to Persian (Farsi) because of my native language is Farsi. Would you ming explaining these two words? For translating progression I need some more information. Are they in the context? If yes please sent...

Other Languages: nushejan or something like that, english grammar, spelling errors
english grammar, spelling errors, many thanks: Dear Simon, First of all, I have to apologize for my probable continuous English grammar and spelling errors. These days, I m too disturbed to check them all. Regarding your question, nushejan is written like: نوش جان...

Other Languages: Poetry by Zibonnesa / Makhfi (daugher of Emperor Aurangzeb), emperor aurangzeb, beyt
emperor aurangzeb, beyt, literary language: Hello Simon, As you said گفتن here means to compose, and normally شعر گفتن is used to say composing poem. However, in formal or literary language شعر سرودن...

Other Languages: Sentence, onlooker, phrasing
onlooker, phrasing, analysing: Dear Simon, لبخندشان را نثار بیننده میکردند means they were devoting their smiles to the onlooker....

Other Languages: A Sentence, zia, solitude
zia, solitude, autobiography: Hello Simon, Thank you. I hope you are fine. I am also happy that I have some free time again. 1. Yes, there is a kasre between those words. Bishtar means more, as you said. The writer could use zia:d, but the meaning would be slightly different. Tanhai:i-e-bishtar...

Other Languages: Stereotypes (A kind of follow-up), opposite word, rough man
opposite word, rough man, traditional poetry: Dear Simon, For sure you can write down whatever you desire. What is important is what you understand from your own definitions. This definition is, of course, approvable. In any event, If I were you, I would add the word flirt or flirtation somewhere...

Other Languages: tarjome, morality
morality: سلام، از سوال شما متشکرم. انگلیسی من صرفا ابزاری...

Other Languages: Zibonnesa, persian text, beyt
persian text, beyt, book deals: Dear Simon, Zib-on-nesa (Zeb-un-nisa) is a poet s name. Her full name is زیب النسا بیگم. Also, Orang-zib (Aurang-zeb) is her father s name. His full name is اورنگزیب...

Other Languages: chart phrase translation, phrase translation, income per capita
phrase translation, income per capita, portuguese translation: Hi, Mike The expression Disponibilidade de recursos means Resource availability , as you can guess. The subtitle of that Map of Poverty is Where the poor are poorer according to IDF Brazilian Ministry of Social Development created a Familiar Development...

Other Languages: translation, dee nee, dini
dee nee, dini, alphabets: Hi! Sorry, but I am going to have to ask for some clarifications before answering your question. By translating do you mean you want to know what your name means in Sanskrit/Hindi or do you want the name written in those alphabets? Basically, is it the meaning...

Other Languages: I want any endangered language, endangered languages, helsinki fi
endangered languages, helsinki fi, iu edu: I can t obviously do your assignment for you- but I am forwarding a number of web links which deal with culture specific issues in the context of endangered languages. Hope you will find them useful- but please remember that you are not supposed to take over...

Other Languages: Different cultures, Different Culture marriage
Different Culture marriage: I think that, There is no rule in any culture that one should marry with other only when they are having same culture. So, Muslim and Nepali girl can get marry with themselves. But off course girl should learn and accept partner s culture otherwise internal...

Other Languages: The diminutive -in, persian girls, turkish friend
persian girls, turkish friend, kurdish names: Hello, -in means made of, look like, or, in general, related. Examples: Cho:bin = wooden Mi:khe A:hani:n = iron nail Sangi:n = heavy Namaki:n = salty Shi:ri:n = sweet Nangi:n = disgraceful It is not used as a diminutive in Persian. I could not...

Other Languages: to Kedar Desai, kedar, desai
kedar, desai, india: In Hindi Language I love you sounds like main tumse pyaar karta hoon this is perfect. and Hindi characters for that are as follows: मैं तुमसे प्यार करता...

Other Languages: magar, persian texts, aryanpour
persian texts, aryanpour, informal language: Hello, Thank you for the information. It sometimes means except: Hame a:madand magar Behzad. Translation: Everybody came except Behzad. Note: in informal language the word جز (joz) is more common. It also means unless: Man nakha:ham...

Other Languages: Part of Sentence, green dress, enjoying life
green dress, enjoying life, regard: Hello, thank you. Translation: her light green dress was like a spring that has become alive. The writer likened the dress to spring because of its color or beauty and imagined it is alive probably because it moved. In fact, I do not exactly know why the...

Other Languages: pi:shkash and pi:shgi:r, پیشکش سوقات سو&#
پیشکش سوقات سو&#: Hello, Thank you for the information about the usage of these words in other languages. Pishgi:r means apron in Persian Language, but is not used nowadays; instead, pi:shband is used. Pishband = pish + band which means what is fastened on the front side,...

Other Languages: tattoo, star sign taurus, getting a tattoo
star sign taurus, getting a tattoo, tarus: Greeting Sorry for my delay to respound you. I m a little busy since Our new year is coming. Do you want to write Tarus in Persian (Iranian) writing or you want a translation of it in Iranian scripts? Taurus in Persian scripts is : تاروس...

Other Languages: translations, english as a foreign language, desirable situation
english as a foreign language, desirable situation, word translation: Hello, It always concerns me that I fail to make myself understood when I am asked to translate something from Persian to English since I learned English as a foreign language. 1. Translation: To what economical level do you like me to support you?...

Other Languages: Two الو words, exact spelling, persian words
exact spelling, persian words, flaming fire: Hello, Plum is آلو pronounced a:lo:. Both vowels are long. Flame is الو pronounced alo. Both vowels are short. In fact, الو is not commonly used anymore; I have heard it mostly from old people. Besides,...

Other Languages: 2 lines of poetry, persian farsi, persian poetry
persian farsi, persian poetry, general anesthesia: Hello, You are welcome. I think your translation is perfect. I can just mention two points: First, as you guessed va is read o. Second, ببرد is pronounced bebord, so it does not fall under the reduplication category. In literature...

Other Languages: Fan Words, fan, پنکه
fan, پنکه, بادبزن: Hello Simon, I think but am not sure that it is derived from بیختن or بیزیدن because ba:dbezan has originally been بادبیزن (ba:dbi:zan) and the second...

Other Languages: persian dialects, dialect, dialects
dialect, dialects, spelling: Greeting I can t undrestand about Targoom or Targoon or other spell. Is it a name of a place? or a race or a dialect of Persian? Urmia people speak Turkish from many years ago. Please let me know if Trgoom ( or anything like this) ia a place or race....

Other Languages: Pron, ozan, boiling water
ozan, boiling water, pronunciations: Hello Simon, Sorry for my late reply. I did not expect that I would not have access to the internet during my vacation. To show the pronunciations more clearly, syllables are separated by a space between them. مطمئنم=...

Other Languages: إرتديت جواربي, rabi, 8 years
rabi, 8 years, best wishes: Hello Simon, I have forgotten most of my Arabic knowledge as I have not practiced for 7-8 years, and I have never been good enough in Arabic to help the others with it. However, I do my best although I cannot think of my answer as reliable. The tense of...

Other Languages: The Acts of the Apostles, acts of the apostles, new testament book
acts of the apostles, new testament book, grammatical structure: Hello, 1. Thats correct. You can say گریستن آغاز کردند which seems literary or آغاز به گریستن...

Other Languages: Where is the ezafe?, mohammadreza, wikpedia
mohammadreza, wikpedia, eza: Dear Simon, Sha:h abba:s-e bozorg Sha:h abba:s-e dovom Mohammadreza: sha:h-e Pahlavi: Mohammad-e mosaddegh It can be said that all the Persian full names can be linked with eza:fe although when it sounds good they are pronounced without eza:fe especially...

Other Languages: Verb List Problems, infinitive, magnificence
infinitive, magnificence, zam: Hello Simon, The meaning of Farzad is what you said. Far means dignity, glory and magnificence. To be precise, before islam, it meant the aegis of God protecting and supporting select people especially kings. گریختن...

Other Languages: few lyrics, persian songs, enmity
persian songs, enmity, mohammad: Hello Mohammad, نه دوستي با ناكسان نه دشمني با دوستان neither friendship...

Other Languages: heeeeey how ve u been?? ^_^, khater khah, khaater khaah
khater khah, khaater khaah, خاطرخواه: Hey Leila, I hope you are fine. It s nice to hear from you again. Khater khah is an expression meaning lover, and khater khahet or more formally khater khahat means your lover. It might be easier to see it as a whole instead of breaking it into its...

Other Languages: i love u in persian, I love you in Persian
I love you in Persian: Hi. دوست داشتن چیزی in persian mostly means to love something. Also عاشق چیزی بودن means to love something...

Other Languages: naskh, behzad, arabic script
behzad, arabic script, liq: Hello Simon, naskh= نسخ which here means writing or transcription by writing, I think, because other meanings of naskh does not suit here. Nastaligh= نستعلیق = نسخ + تعلیق...

Other Languages: جلگه and دشت, nouns adjectives, professional geographer
nouns adjectives, professional geographer, sahara desert: Hi Simon, Well, Im not a geographer. That was just a simple sample. The difference between جلگه and دشت includes the following themes: 1. جلگه is somehow a scientific and professional word,...

Other Languages: خوار & خور, khor, ghoul
khor, ghoul, suffix: Dear Simon, خوار (kha:r) as a suffix means eater, and خور (khor) is its informal version. It seems strange to me to see a word with suffix خور in formal writing. خوار which...

Other Languages: ناز, coquetry, rough man
coquetry, rough man, girls names: Hi Simon, ناز as a noun means flirtation and coquetry. But it is often used instead of نازنین which means one who possesses ناز. And نازنین or ناز...

Other Languages: نهال and نهاد,, persian words, ottoman turkish
persian words, ottoman turkish, example sentences: نهاد in Persian is the Past Root (بن ماضی) of the verb نهادن which means to put, to place, to set, to invest. For example: پایم را...

Other Languages: هیکل & پیکر, هیکل & پیکر
هیکل & پیکر: Hello Simon, Different meanings are written for پیکر in Dehkhoda dictionary; it, in contemporary Persian, however, usually means body (هیکل), statue (مجسمه), or drawing of an...

Other Languages: ویراستار, ویراستار
ویراستار: Hello Simon, As you guessed correctly it is a new word meaning editor. Its origin is ویراستن which is a variant of پیراستن meaning to polish something up or modify something...

Other Languages: پست باد - okay or obscure?, exact translation, parsa
exact translation, parsa, nouns: پست باد is the exact translation of down with since down makes a meaning of something which is below something else. پست means cheap and down . But this combination ( پست باد...

Other Languages: یادگار, creditor debtor, colloquial language
creditor debtor, colloquial language, compound words: Dear Simon, Most of the times a word like x + گار means one who does x. Although it may not be clearly seen in یادگار, it means something which helps to remember a place, an event such as a trip, a person,...

Other Languages: although, although اگرچه، گرچه، ب
although اگرچه، گرچه، ب: Dear Simon, There are some words for saying although: اگرچه، گرچه، با اینکه، با آنکه، هرچند...

Other Languages: Begin to learn Portuguese, beba, minta
beba, minta, mentis: Hi, Joe That reads in Portuguese: 1. No minta! [a tilde over the a in Nao (no, don t)] 2. No minta para mim! 3. No beba isso! That minta comes from the verb mentir (to lie): eu minto, tu mentes, ele mente, ns mentimos,...

Other Languages: Beginner Portuguese, northeast brazil, adverb of manner
northeast brazil, adverb of manner, adverbe: Hi again, Joe 1. Yes, but also in Brazil we say No verdade, no , with an additional ending no to emphasize It s really not true . Short phrases like verdade, no are often in regional sayings, specially in North/Northeast Brazil, with their...

Other Languages: Translation, spanish spain, mnchen
spanish spain, mnchen, gune: Hi, Natasha There are some ways to say I am as I am: من خودم هستم or من خودمم. This is certainly understandable but if you want to get more specific,...

Other Languages: translation, translation
translation: Hi Reza, Here s the translation: و هنگامی که غمگین بود، من برای پاک کردن...

Other Languages: Villages etc., imam hassan, peasant farmer
imam hassan, peasant farmer, persian name: Hi Simon, Mojtaba is written like مجتبی in Persian. Though it s not originally a Persian name since it is Arabic, Iranian people sometimes use this name for their children - Mojtaba is the epithet of Imam Hassan who is...

Other Languages: Up with .../ Down with..., persian script, exact translation
persian script, exact translation, islamic revolution: Hi simon, A most common way to say up with democracy in Persian is زنده باد دموکراسی and for down with dictatorship, Iranians say مرگ بر...

Other Languages: More about Bilquis, bilquis, gaze
bilquis, gaze, autobiography: Dear Simon, روی برگرداندن از کسی یا چیزی means to avert oneself s gaze and also attention from it. Certainly it doesn...

Other Languages: With or without Kasre?, bilquis, plural form
bilquis, plural form, many thanks: Hello Simon, Re اتاق خواب, I think both ways are acceptable; however, I have heard it more without kasre in everyday language. The plural form can be اتاق های خواب...

Other Languages: Learning the pronunciation of words which have vowel(s) unwritten, short vowels, dehkhoda
short vowels, dehkhoda, arabic grammar: Hello Eskandar, In these links you can find the online versions of Moeen (معین) dictionary and Dehkhoda (دهخدا) dictionary. At each entry, in brackets, the short vowels are written above corresponding...

Other Languages: More Poetry, latin scripts, punctuations
latin scripts, punctuations, final solution: Hello Simon, I think you are right. Apparently Makhsi is accusing her lover of what he avoided to do. It occurred to me that the poet does not fully correspond with the story, but I thought I might have not known every detail about it. Best regards,...

Other Languages: Programme Details, neron, best wishes
neron, best wishes: Dear Simon, It is pronounced neron. Instead of آتش سوزی ای بزرگ it is better to say آتش سوزی بزرگی which...

Other Languages: Tail questions, intelligent woman, many thanks
intelligent woman, many thanks: Dear Simon, درسته and مگه نه are rather informal and conversational. For literal purposes, we use اینطور نیست؟ without the initial...

Other Languages: Translation of "nightmare", behzad, formal language
behzad, formal language, d8: Hello Simon, بختک is Sleep paralysis. In folklore myths it is a creature preventing people from reacting or moving when they experience sleep paralysis. More explanations are given here: http://fa.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D8%A8%D8%AE%D8%AA%DA%A9...

Other Languages: Vah and its aristocracy, vah, aristocracy
vah, aristocracy, sentences: Hello Simon, I think the writer means that they are grandchildren of that man. I guess they are children of one of his sons, as they have inherited the family name; the word نواده, also, implies that. If نواده...

Other Languages: رواديد, behzad, many thanks
behzad, many thanks, suffix: Hello Simon, روا means allowed, rightful, and deserving. روادید means seeing something allowed and deserving. Another word with دید as ending is صلاحدید,...

Other Languages: Guide me as I cross (or am crossing) the road., tenses, persian
tenses, persian, best wishes: CORRECTION Dear Simon, As has some meanings in Persian. As= همان طور که ، همچنان که ، در حالیکه...

Other Languages: University: faculty and department in Persian, university of tehran, department of chemistry
university of tehran, department of chemistry, mail: Dear Simon, I am ok. Sorry for my delay to reply your mail. The network connection doesn t work well and also i have been so busy these days. Faculty = da:neshkade دانشکده department = gorooh گروه...

Other Languages: Proverb, iran tv, chamber pot
iran tv, chamber pot, proverb: Hello Simon, sorry for my late reply. I think I should stop answering questions here, as it is very difficult for me to dedicate some time to it. I cannot guess what was the proverb. I can think of a possibility that what was on the movie was just a kind...

Other Languages: Sentence, many thanks, suggestion
many thanks, suggestion: Hello Simon, it s just a suggestion در زندگی از رنج گریزی نیست، پس به دنبال...

Other Languages: learning norwegian, norwegian english dictionary, einar haugen
norwegian english dictionary, einar haugen, living in norway: Hi Liz! That is a tough question you have asked! As you are surely aware, Norwegian isn t one of the languages with a ton of learning material out there. For myself, I would say the best way I learned Norwegian was by spending too much time online...

Other Languages: TRANSLATION, pashi, persian language
pashi, persian language, bedu: Greeting Sorry for my delay to answer your question. My computer has some technical problems. With no regret in Persian language means: بدون پشیمانی ( bedu: n e pashi:ma:ni:) Regards and...

Other Languages: همه (hame) and همۀ (hame-ye), hame, uncountable
hame, uncountable, nouns: Dear Simon, You are welcome. I have made some example sentences for myself, but in all of them همه ایران was (hame-ye Iran). Example: من همه ایران...

Other Languages: پشتوانه, electoral campaign, something precious
electoral campaign, something precious, behzad: Dear Simon, پشتوانه is something precious that has the value equivalent to the printed notes by governments. Sorry I do not know about economics and the English word for پشتوانه....

Other Languages: Changes to ' (glottal stop), word pronunciation, arabic origin
word pronunciation, arabic origin, example sentence: Hello Simon, I am going to copy and paste some of your sentences as a part of my answer because you have perfectly described how the words are pronounced. The close to Arabic origin pronunciation is manavi; however, as you mentioned people normally...

Other Languages: Just a couple of follow-ups, nativ, follow ups
nativ, follow ups, many thanks: Hello Simon, Re افکار دایی جان ناپلئونی you are completely right. There is a kasre only after افکار. Re...

Other Languages: Difficult sentence from My Uncle Napoleon, uncle napoleon, vocab
uncle napoleon, vocab, napoleon: Dear Simon, This sentence looks strange; I would say it is not a really correct sentence. However, he wanted to say: In the darkness of the yard, I was frightened because the shadow of the trees and flower bushes from behind the mosquito net appeared to...

Other Languages: Excerpt from Uncle Napoleon, uncle napoleon, long sentence
uncle napoleon, long sentence, gist: Hello Simon, The book is quite funny and famous in Iran. Some of its ideas and expressions have entered the language. For example, افکار دایی جان ناپلئونی...

Other Languages: Portuguese Phrases, portuguese phrases, derrepente
portuguese phrases, derrepente, target: Hi, “Alvo atingido” - Target attained in the meaning of a target hit? Yes. “Alvo neutralizado!” - Target Neutralised Yes. “Aapareceu derrepente!” - Suddenly vanished! (They say this when tossing...

Other Languages: Pronounce Arabic words in English, english letters, arabic words
english letters, arabic words, arabic word: Greeting; I am not Arab but know a little Arabic so I will translate the words you wanted. 1. tooth = sen ; sen ol menshaar 2. crag = sakhrat ; onogh 3. ruff = ghobbat (n); la ab ol varaghato rayeha ( v)/ rough = haadda ; aasef 4. thorn = zo roor ;...

Other Languages: Song Title, cds dvds, many thanks
cds dvds, many thanks, cassettes: Hi Simon, Sorry for the delay, but the query was a bit problematic. The actual song title is just Uske Bhed Nirale and is from the movie Noorie. I just couldn t figure out what Thrishul was doing there! After much investigation, I found that since both...

Other Languages: Song Title, gidda, punjabi song
gidda, punjabi song, joshi: Hi Simon, Yes. You are almost correct with my name in Devnagari. First name is pronounced as Suchitraa. The sh is little different in Joshi. Regarding this song, I cannot help because this looks like a Punjabi song and I have no idea what Gidda means,...

Other Languages: Translating, g sound, truble
g sound, truble, nieces: Hello You can t write her name in Arabic because of in Arabic there is not G sound. In Persian writing it will be : گورلین Maybe I must write it in larger font but I can t change the size of the font here. If you have...

Other Languages: More from My Uncle Napoleon, uncle napoleon, word order
uncle napoleon, word order, many thanks: Hello Simon, تازه here means besids or moreover. It is rather informal in this sense. Here گذاشتن means to allow. The translation can be: Moreover, they did not let us read all of them. With...

Other Languages: uses of خاستن and بر خاستن, dehkhoda, behzad
dehkhoda, behzad, intensifier: Hello Simon, Dehkhoda has mentioned many meanings for خاستن and برخاستن, nevertheless, these words are used mostly to say to stand, to rise, or to start an uprising or get involved...

Other Languages: خواجه, behzad ps, sexual organs
behzad ps, sexual organs, persian word: Dear Simon, That is right. خواجه has two different meanings, but I do not know why it is so. In Persian it used to be used to refer to or to address revered people, not only for teachers or doctors; it is something like sir or...

Other Languages: فریبه, passive participle, behzad
passive participle, behzad, similar words: Hello Simon, فریبا is a name for girls which means who wins the peoples heart. In fact, آ is added to the present stem فریب to change the meaning to someone who does فریفتن....

Other Languages: نشیب و فراز, example sentence, formal language
example sentence, formal language, new testament: Hello Simon, Yes it means above and below or up and down. The word نشیب is not used so much. In fact, I cannot think of a good example sentence with نشیب. Also بر نشیب مکان...

Other Languages: dialects, hindi dialects, indian villages
hindi dialects, indian villages, dialect: Hi Henrik, Sorry for the late reply. You can find the information of Hindi dialects at the following site - http://www.experiencefestival.com/a/hindi%20-%20dialects/id/1292409 We can differentiate whether it is dialect or another language only...

Other Languages: difference, esperanto words, latin roots
esperanto words, latin roots, science exchange: Hello, I am not a linguist, but let me just talk some facts I know about. Latin was the language of Romans and then it was kept in use for many centuries, thanks to the Church, and also as lingua franca , i.e. a free language, for Science exchange....

Other Languages: difference between صدا and آواز, آواز، صدا
آواز، صدا: Dear Simon, صدا (seda:) in everyday Persian means sound, voice, noise, etc although its original pronunciation is sada:, its original spelling is سدا, and its original meaning is the reverberation of sound. Nowadays it...

Other Languages: Translation from english to persian, persian poem, ranj
persian poem, ranj, zendegi: Hello The sentence you want for a tattoo is long in Persian. Its translation is: har chizi dar zendegi ke arzeshe dashtan darad asan bedast nemiayad. هر چیزی در زندگی که...

Other Languages: در بر گرفتن, mothers arms, behzad
mothers arms, behzad, english word: Hello Simon, Sorry for my late reply. Here بر means آغوش. I could not find an equivalent English word for آغوش. Nevertheless, the following translated examples may be helpful to understand what...

Other Languages: شادروان [shaadorvaan], floral carpet, kings place
floral carpet, kings place, architectural feature: Dear Simon, As you said sha:drava:n means the late and is used commonly before the name of the departed. I had to look up Shadorva:n in a dictionary. According to Dehkhoda it mainly means a (large) tent (especially for the king in a journey) or a kind...

Other Languages: English phrase translation, phrase translation, english phrase
phrase translation, english phrase, dawn marie: Hello, I hope you can read Persian. I also have written in Latin script how to pronounce it. In addition, I have uploaded two audio files, sentnce1.wma and sentence2.wma, downloadable from the following address: http://www.mediafire.com/?sharekey=666ecca616264a5c6b21be4093fab7ac6eb9d199779dd98cb99f3f1679ee9294...

Other Languages: what is "teacher?", different dialects, female teacher
different dialects, female teacher, dance teacher: Greeting, In Iran, we speak Persian. We have different dialects and accents. Lori, Kurdi, Esfahani, .... But the most popular one that we study in schools, is Persian. We say both male and female teacher معلم or آموزگار....

Other Languages: Colloquial Persian: "to be" plus adjective, informal word, colloquial language
informal word, colloquial language, massive difference: Hello Simon, I am hungry. Gorosname. You are hungry. Gorosnate. He is hungry. Gorosnashe. We are hungry. Gorosnamoone. You are hungry. Gorosnatoone. They are hungry. Gorosnashoone. Informal word for hungry is گشنه goshne,...

Other Languages: A couplet, ferdowsi, behzad
ferdowsi, behzad, wikipedia: Hello Simon, I could also find this couplet which is similar to the one you have written: به یزدان بنالید کای کردگار بدین...

Other Languages: Forming Adverbs, behzad, adverbs
behzad, adverbs, adverb: Hello Simon, The meaning of تامل کردن در چیزی is to ponder over something, so it is not the opposite of به صورت اجباری...

Other Languages: I am going to have my haircut, kha, asha
kha, asha, haircut: Dear Simon, The translation of your sentence is: می خواهم به آرایشگاه ( سلمانی) بروم. mi:kha:ham...

Other Languages: I am tired etc., sure that your answer, allexperts
sure that your answer, allexperts, asha: Dear Simon In colloquial Persian: I am tired = خستم khastam You are tired = خسته ای khaste ei: He is tired = خسته است khasta st You are tired = خسته...

Other Languages: “a rough sea” and “a calm sea”, rough sea, calm sea
rough sea, calm sea, sha: Greeting Calm sea is دریای آرام darya: ye a:ra:m Rough sea is: دریای خروشان (طوفانی) darya: ye khoru:sha:n...

Other Languages: a phrase from english to portuguese, online dictionary, hey james
online dictionary, hey james, cedilla: Hi, Penny This expression is usual in Portuguese, too - But the used preposition is na (in + fem. article): Fora na adversidade . Just in case of missing the right character, the first word (FORCA) has a Portuguese/French c cedilla: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cedilla...

Other Languages: Translation pretty please.., bakhshi, misfortunes
bakhshi, misfortunes, belongings: Hi The translation is: ناکامی ها هم بخشی از دارایی های ماست. na:ka:mi: ha: ham bakhshi:...

Other Languages: مرد هزارچهره, man with a thousand faces, persian grammar
man with a thousand faces, persian grammar, faced man: Hi Simon, You are very tender as I said you before. In the example you gave, مرد هزار چهره or مرد هزارچهره is not different....

Other Languages: When he arrives, wich, izmir
wich, izmir, expectation: Hi Simon. I m sorry for my retard. Actually, برسد almost cannot be used here. If you use برسد, the listener/reader will expect you to tell more about what he is going to do. For example: وقتی...

Other Languages: Beautiful Wound, beautiful wound, barah
beautiful wound, barah, translation software: Hello Cassandra, Actually i was trying to find marathi software to type beautiful wound in marathi. But i don t have Marathi Translation software. You can translate it with the help of Akruti, Barah, Shri, etc. Hereby, I am just giving you meaning of ...

Other Languages: A couplet, literary equivalent, best wishes
literary equivalent, best wishes, persian: Hi. نبید MAY BE a traditional form of نبود or نیست. /nabid/ کو MAY BE که plus او or may be کجا. It is not clear here. نشکرید...

Other Languages: hasrat, masale, nadare
masale, nadare, english friend: salam hasrat 2 kalame dar engilisi darad. agar masale manande footbal bi ahamiyat bashad migooyand: He beat himself up ama agar masaleye mohemi bashad, mesle tasadof ke monjar be etefaghe badi shode bashad migooyand: remorseful Ba Ehteram Ash...

Other Languages: The human back (in Persian), t pay, backbone
t pay, backbone, pay attention: Dear Simon, I couldn t open the image you sent me as a link. In Persian کمر is the same waist and the lower of backbone. I don t know why the person you mentioned about him, wrote for you something like that. I should add something....

Other Languages: ال میکنه و ول میکنه, typical example, knobs
typical example, knobs, many thanks: Well, this can be. For example: Someone asked you to buy him a shirt. You go buy and bring him the shirt. Actually the shirt has no problem. But the person wants to refuse it. He starts fussing and tries to find an unimportant defect on it. For example he...

Other Languages: بدبخت and بدشانس, bus journey, learning turkish
bus journey, learning turkish, french world: Dear Simon, Well, I had never heard about contagious bad luck, but superstitious people may think that some things or some people bring bad luck. I mean the person who brings bad luck may not be an unlucky person in her life. However, these ideas are not...

Other Languages: بدجور - بدجوری, iran tv, grammatical function
iran tv, grammatical function, behzad: Dear Simon, Both of them are informal words used to emphasize seriousness of an event. There is no difference between them. Examples: بدجوری زخمی شدم. I was badly injured....

Other Languages: به هم ریخته, web blog, many thanks
web blog, many thanks, persian: Hi Simon I checked the site you had found روزهای به هم ریخته on it. In that site (web blog) it must be روزهای به هم...

Other Languages: بیابند - pronunciation, viya, siya
viya, siya, vowel: Hello Simon, بیابند is pronounced (biya:band). In Persian, when each letter with kasre sound (ِ) (e)comes before ی the kasre is pronounced ای (i)not (e). In بیایند...

Other Languages: درستحسابي dorosthesaabi, correct spelling, many thanks
correct spelling, many thanks, sentences: Hello Simon, گیر‌آوردن, an informal word, means to acquire, and گیر‌آمدن means to be acquired. گیرت نمی‌آید=...

Other Languages: شما برو, emotional landscape, singular verb
emotional landscape, singular verb, iranian tv: Hello Simon, Grammatically it is incorrect to say that; however, you may hear it a lot. I personally think that the reason for using it isشما بروید (شما برید) seems...

Other Languages: شیریش, exact meanings, mojtaba
exact meanings, mojtaba, leach: Dear Simon, The word you are talking about is سریش, not شیریش /serish/. Colloquialy it is pronounced like سیریش /sirish/. As far as I know, it is actually some kind of insect...

Other Languages: فاصله‌ها - words to the theme song, husband and wife, alienation
husband and wife, alienation, many thanks: Hello Simon, Thank you. I really needed a rather long vacation. I suggest you have done something to my heart that I didnt expect for تو کاری با دلم کردی که...

Other Languages: ورور کردن, iran tv, kind of speech
iran tv, kind of speech, mojtaba: Dear Simon, these are of hundreds of unofficial slang speeches on Persian. Actually many of these can be used even in wrong places; however as you know, the message of a speech in a language concerns with the compound syntax and the way the words are expressed....

Other Languages: یه هوا بددله, colloquial expressions, colloquial language
colloquial expressions, colloquial language, many thanks: Hi Simon, You have heard right. یه هوا بد دله is one of the synonyms of he is jealous . The sentence has been made up of the verb بد دل بودن. This...

Other Languages: Opposites, grammar book, colloquial language
grammar book, colloquial language, behzad: Hello Simon, مگر نه is used for both cases. باید فردا برویم، مگر نه؟ مجبور...

Other Languages: Persian for 'bathrobe', west lager, cold weather
west lager, cold weather, bathrobe: Hi Simon, ده مهارت زیبایی is the same ده مهارتهای زیبایی . They are completely...

Other Languages: Persian for 'It's no big deal', modesty, humility
modesty, humility, many thanks: Well, that totally depends on the situation. And of course it depends on the teller s style of character. e.g. on your example, if modesty and humility is included, that would be like: کاری نکردیم...

Other Languages: Persian for down in the dumps, unhappy mood, woman trouble
unhappy mood, woman trouble, zade: Dear Simon, I m not sure about the subtitles. Being down in the dump seems different from what you ve heard قات زده . Well, قات زده has recently become a slang in Persian. It is originally...

Other Languages: Persian for "I'm being watched", zare, many thanks
zare, many thanks, slang: Dear Simon, this is a slang or an expression. من زیر ذره بینم. I m sure you know what a ذره بین is. ذره بین means...

Other Languages: Persian for 'We must cover each others backs!', irib2, iran tv
irib2, iran tv, civil servants: Dear Simon, The Persian idioms coming to my mind now are: ما باید هوای هم را داشته باشیم. ما باید...

Other Languages: Persian for You're really crazy!, iran tv, interjection
iran tv, interjection, many thanks: What you have heard is: تو دیوانه ای به خدا. /to divaanei be khodaa/. به خدا is some kind of oath. But this might be considered as an interjection...

Other Languages: Persian for 'I can't help it!', behzad, many thanks
behzad, many thanks, persian: Dear Simon, If you asked me to say - Stop it! I cant help it. in Persian I would say: -بس کن. دست خودم نیست. However, as other ways to say I cant help it, I...

Other Languages: Persian for 'a (terrible) mess', colloquial persian, mojtaba
colloquial persian, mojtaba, chaotic situation: Dear Simon, the following items may be used: هیر و بیر ریخت و پاش شلوغی برو بیا بزن...

Other Languages: Persian for "tit for tat", mojtaba, many thanks
mojtaba, many thanks, persian: You have correctly heard it. این به اون در or این به آن در is a Persian expression for this. در signifies the verb در...

Other Languages: Rumi translation, iranian poet, hame
iranian poet, hame, badi: Greeting, In Iran, we say مولانا Mowlana to Rumi. He is one of the gratest Iranian poet. Can you tell me where you found the poem you wrote to me? It is due to I send the original poem to you. Anyway,I translated...

Other Languages: self-respect, self respect, asha
self respect, asha, shari: Dear Simon, In Persian there are a few words that show self-respect. The word you mentioned is not shevaafar . I must be sheraafat شرافت that means honor . It is a noun and when a person have sheraafat he/she is shari:f...

Other Languages: translation, persian translation, farsi
persian translation, farsi, outbreak: Persian translation: مفهوم عبارت این است که اگر بیست سال بعد دوباره...

Other Languages: translation, york stock exchange, new york stock
york stock exchange, new york stock, new york stock exchange: I m sorry for my retard. 1. دولت کشور من برای آسان کردن خریداری بنزین...

Other Languages: translation, persian translation, farsi
persian translation, farsi, sentences: Hello, Persian translation: انتظار می‌رفت که در روز یکشنبه برای مذاکره...

Other Languages: translation, border incident, free translation
border incident, free translation, individual power: Hello, English is not my field, so I cannot say that the translations are perfectly accurate. For the same reason I cannot help with the forth sentence. Persian free translation of the first three sentences can be: فقط آنها...

Other Languages: translation, human rights groups, free translation
human rights groups, free translation, asian markets: Hello, English is not my field, so I cannot say that the translations are perfectly accurate. I also need to know the context to understand number one and two. Persian free translation of the two last phrases can be: گروه‌‌های...

Other Languages: translation, college of american pathologists, world health organization
college of american pathologists, world health organization, silent epidemic: 1. سازمان سلامت جهانی داروهای تقلبی را کلامیدیا...

Other Languages: translation, reactor number, nuclear plant
reactor number, nuclear plant, farsi: 1. چیزی که مسلم است این است که مناطق اطراف رآکتور...

Other Languages: translation, east china sea, persian translation
east china sea, persian translation, farsi: Persian translation: ژاپن اعلام کرد که بررسی پیشنهادات برای کشف...

Other Languages: جست و خیز کردن, behzad, kardan
behzad, kardan, spaniels: Hello Simon, It means jump about all over playfully. Well, it is a perfect verb to describe what that Springer Spaniel does. An informal, and rather funny, verb to say that is ورجه وورجه کردن...

Other Languages: زیر پا, behzad, contempt
behzad, contempt, many thanks: Hello Simon, Sorry for my late reply. قول خود را زیر پا گذاشتن means to break your promise. When someone does something against an agreement,...

Other Languages: كلوخ‌اندازان, mojtaba, traditional ceremony
mojtaba, traditional ceremony, clod: Dear Simon, This is a traditional ceremony belonging to muslims living in the south of Iran. It s not so prevalent though. They (not me/we - as you pointed out in your question body) apparently hold some clod in the last day of Sha ban (month before Ramazan)...

Other Languages: مستاجر (tenant), exact pronunciation, correct spelling
exact pronunciation, correct spelling, glottal stop: Dear Simon, The correct spelling is مستأجر; nevertheless, you may see it written as مستاجر in most occasions. In spoken language, after most a single long A is pronounced. However,...

Other Languages: نازنین, persian grammar, dehkhoda
persian grammar, dehkhoda, grammar book: Hello Simon, Sorry for my late reply. Na:zani:n is a very common name for girls in Iran. It is surprising for me if a man is named na:zani:n; as you said, whatever related to na:z is associated with wemen. Dehkhoda says that na:zani:n = na:z + ni:n; however,...

Other Languages: نماد فروهر
Hello Simon, Nama:d means symbol. I am not sure about the rest of my reply. It would be great if you could check with someone who knows more than me. I am not sure at all, but I think that link shows فروهر.It is better to ask...

Other Languages: پا as a preposition, slang expression, preposition
slang expression, preposition, many thanks: Hello Simon, من پاتم (in recent years also من پایتم (من پایه‌ات هستم)ا) is an slang expression...

Other Languages: Getting Married, wedding feast, mojtaba
wedding feast, mojtaba, majorly: In نامزدی, the pair decide to start a relationship under the parents reception. عقدکنان is a step in which the pair announce their decision of marriage officially to other people...

Other Languages: Persian for hulls, watermelon seeds, sunflower seeds
watermelon seeds, sunflower seeds, asha: Hello Simon, We say to seed hulls پوست تخمه (with ezafe between them). The translation of the sentence is: به علت ریختن مکرر...

Other Languages: Programs for indian language interpretation, day of resurrection, indian languages
day of resurrection, indian languages, qayamat: Hi Kristen, I have no idea about indian languages graduate programs in USA. But I can answer your question regarding translations - Aan - Pride Qayamat - is the last day or the day of resurrection QayamatSe Qayamat tak - From the day of resurrection...

Other Languages: Sistan and Baluchestan, sistan, asha
sistan, asha, sha: Hello , Sistan is called the north and Baluchestan is called the south of the province of Sistan and Baluchestan. But there is no border between them. Some part of Baluchestan is in Pakistan now. All part of Sistan was called Nimruz نیمروز...

Other Languages: Thug, koloft, wordreference
koloft, wordreference, sibil: Hey Simon, I must apologize for my recent retardances. That s because of the fact that Internet services are frequently down here. I would say سبیل کلفت for thug . The term دم کلفت...

Other Languages: language, Austronesian, language
Austronesian, language, Filipino: Yes, based on the Philippines early history, Borneo, Sumatra, and Malayans have migrated to the Philippines some 30,000 years ago, hence the similarities between our languages. We all belong to what you call the Austronesian Western, or Malayo-Polynesian,...

Other Languages: Farsi sentence, english language translation, sentence question
english language translation, sentence question, persian text: Salam your translation is right. Wouldn t there be a better school than here that you could go to? You must say: az touzih_e shoma motashakkeram. ra must be omitted. You re welcome. (khahesh mikonam). Feel free to ask questions about Persian language...

Other Languages: Names in Persian, persian language, word ends
persian language, word ends, eza: Hello Eza:fe in Persian comes between two words like adjective and its noun or the noun acts as an adjective. Between all these pairs of words, Ezafe comes. For example the first and last name of a person. But if the first word ends with a vowel eza:fe changes...

Other Languages: Town in Iran?, persian equivalent, iranian friend
persian equivalent, iranian friend, english letters: Hello Leonard I have heard a small town in south of Iran ( near Booshehr) called fuck فاک . I dont know it is true or not. Persian language is different as you know and it doesn t mean fuck in English. It is a local name for a town...

Other Languages: persian script, persian script, copper brass
persian script, copper brass, ancient script: Dear Denise, The writing is in Persian language as you guessed. It was a poem. By looking the picture you sent I couldn t read a word of this poem. If you can you send me another picture shows all parts. The picture must show the whole bigger circle. ...

Other Languages: translation, painters, localities
painters, localities, painting: Will it be possible for you to send a picture of the whole painting for better reference? It would also help if you could let me know where exactly you bought it, sometimes there are painters that are specifically famous within their localities (province,...

Other Languages: Farsi translation, tongren, loneliness
tongren, loneliness, mara: Dear Tongren I would say your second translation I endure loneliness right now. is one good way of translating تنهایی دارد مرا می‌کشد. , since...

Other Languages: Tattoo translation, favorite song lyrics, google
favorite song lyrics, google, many different aspects: Greeting, The translation is: ما راه درازی را با هم آمده ایم. از میان اوقات...

Other Languages: Translation, persian, dictionary
persian, dictionary, translation: Dear Tongren, در این مغازه باید بر سر قیمت‌ها چانه بزنید...

Other Languages: Ancient Persian language, persian languages, greek languages
persian languages, greek languages, persian language: Dear Geoff, Persian language is historically divided into three major groups: Old Persian, Pahlavi and New Persian. Old Persian is the most ancient part of Persian language. The alphabet was like Cuneiform and the structure was totally different from the...

Other Languages: Persian manuscript page, persian manuscript, persian paintings
persian manuscript, persian paintings, persian painting: Dear Susi, Thank you for leting me know more about the painting. I must correct my idea about the painting as I looked a close-up picture. It maybe belong to Zand period. ( around 1600 AD) and I think it is a special one. I mean it has been drawn out of...

Other Languages: Are Americans hated in Iran?, europeans, scandal
europeans, scandal, regime: Greeting, I don t know about the Americans feelings about Iranian. But I know Iranian people don t hate any Americans or even Israeli people. It is our scandal government and regime that hate every one. The regime which rules in Iran has not risen of people....

Other Languages: Hindi/Farsi translation, farsi translation, justus
farsi translation, justus, omen: Hey Justus, The text above the picture seems to indicate the year the carpet has been waved. سال 1326 (year 1947) On the sides, it s written فرخنده فال which means beatific omen (rejoicing...

Other Languages: tattoo, persian, translation
persian, translation: Hey Alicia, Best translation for a tattoo is: خونواده تا همیشه or تا ابد خونواده or خونواده...

Other Languages: translation please, iran persia, pahlavi
iran persia, pahlavi, good thoughts: Dear Liam, Zoroastrianism had been the common religion of Iranians before Arabians invasion (Arabian invasion led Iranians to accept Islam as their main religion). By that time, the language had been different from today s Persian in Iran (Persia). The language...

Other Languages: ba khande, tarjome, iranian author
tarjome, iranian author, mojtaba: Dear Tongren Actually the author in this case as well as in an English script should have set that apart. Well, he hasn t. And that s it! بچه ها is somehow translated like guys in English. Even if there s no male around....

Other Languages: ba khande, nickname
Other Languages: ba khande, nickname

Other Languages: Dorud and bedrud, many thanks, expressions
many thanks, expressions, thanks for your help: Dear buddy, درود: Hello سلام بدرود: Goodbye خداحافظ And they re not commonly used. PS. Not sure if this is the new way of calling...

Other Languages: "here" follow-up, 125th anniversary, interrogatives
125th anniversary, interrogatives, legas: Yes, that ĉi is a kind of approximative . Tie is there , you know. Ĉi tie is a there that is nearby, here . And word order is almost always free in Esperanto. Maybe one can emphasize by stressing the ĉi in tie ĉi during speaking,...

Other Languages: Translation query, fear
Other Languages: Translation query, fear

Other Languages: Translation, crowd noise, literal translation
crowd noise, literal translation, maleness: Dear Tongren, In these cases, the ی after an adjective signifies the -ness in English. زمخت: Rough زمختی: Roughness زیبا: Beautiful زیبایی:...

Other Languages: Translation query, hakem, parsa
hakem, parsa, jame: Dear Tongren, I was worrying to say that none of your suggested translations fit. The term hakem bar (حاکم بر) is somehow known as an expression meaning dominating or something. For example, vahshat-e hakem bar jame...

Other Languages: psika, spiritism in brazil, world of spirits
spiritism in brazil, world of spirits, studio audience: Saluton, Joel. Do you mean an individual held to be a channel of communication between the earthly world and a world of spirits ? (I am quoting from M-W). We have for that the word mediumo (there is a lot of books on spiritism in Brazil, translated into...

Other Languages: translation, Norse
Norse: I don t know a thing about Old Norse, Welsh or anything beyond Norwegian and English. However, I do have a friend that has studied a lot of those sorts of things at a Ph.D level. I have sent her an email to see if she knows - that said, being able to read...

Other Languages: Text translated
Dear CS, The quote indicates that if someone suffered from a bad situation and he could tolerate the suffer, his soul would be trained and made flexible. The literal translation would be: Suffer awakens the strongest souls. Hope this helps. Sincerely,...

Other Languages: Dessert
Dear George, I thought you were in Ireland. Now I see you live in London. As far as I know, there are many Iranian and Arabian shops in London where you could get anything you ll need. By the way, traditionally, each dish is served with its certain dessert....

Other Languages: Is Norwegian worth learning?
Sorry this has been so long ... One audio downloadable program available for learning Norwegian is Pimsleur. I really like it s method and it gives a lot of good instruction for a beginning learner. How did I bridge the gap? Well, my interest in...

Other Languages: Can i call myself Persian even though i'm not from Iran, persian calligraphy, fluent speaker
persian calligraphy, fluent speaker, british india: Dear Ryan, This is a matter of what Persian means. Persian might be considered as a word for both nationality and ethnicity. There are numerous and various suggestions provided about the definition of nationality, some of which include you as a Persian...

Other Languages: translation
Dear Dany, روی سر عروس و داماد نقل ریختن is an act of celebrating and applauding the bride and groom during the wedding...

Other Languages: Arian Band, stone hearts, mail box
stone hearts, mail box, sad ones: Here under is what you asked for but considered that is only some definition of the lyric. I tried just to provide you with some plot of it. My translation can t be called a lyric at all. A reason I don’t know why I m so upset tonight? I...

Other Languages: anja:m da:dan, da dane, native speaker
da dane, native speaker, anja: Hello Simon, I am quite happy that my answers have been helpful. I feel that I am writing to a friend while replying your questions. anja:m da:dan means to do. e.g.: من همیشه وظایفم...

Other Languages: ateiti; atvykti; atvaiuoti, slight difference, labas
slight difference, labas, bicycle: Labas Simon! You are right. Those three Lithuanian words could be translated as come. However, there is a slight difference between each of them. Ateiti means to come on foot. Atvaiuoti means to come by car, bus, bicycle or any other means...

Other Languages: BALKEH, persian dictionary, example sentences
persian dictionary, example sentences, colloquial language: Hello Simon, I hope you are fine. balke usually means 1- but 2- maybe, perhaps Furthermore, it can be used as a translation to not only, but also Here are 2 examples in which balke means but : Example(1): نه تنها)...

Other Languages: bar? barr?, iranian town, many rivers
iranian town, many rivers, persian word: Hi Thanks for your example. I remember one Iranian town which called ROODBAR . BAR in these words ( MALABAR & ROODBAR) acts as a suffix. In ROODBAR it means place. ROOD in Persian meand river so ROODBAR means a place that has many rivers. But i dont know...

Other Languages: brazilian culture, textbook publisher, brazilian culture
textbook publisher, brazilian culture, brazilians: Hi, Jeff. No, it s not true. We usually pull the ear to tell somebody that something is very good, mostly as an answer to something like how was it? . Besides using words, Brazilians say thank you nodding and blinking both eyes at the same time. I hope...

Other Languages: Difference in formal/informal in Farsi/Persian, plural pronoun, singular pronoun
plural pronoun, singular pronoun, informal speech: Hello, There are a lot of differences between formal and informal Farsi. In addition to informal words not appropriate to be used in formal language, there are some differences in pronunciation of words. As a case in point, the word nan ( a is pronounced...

Other Languages: darba:r, ceremonial court, audience hall
ceremonial court, audience hall, language of india: Hello Simon, You are welcome Simon; I am glad that I can help. Many thanks for your interesting information about the application of this word in English. Both of those meanings you mentioned are correct; in addition, darba:r means a place, usually...

Other Languages: dictionaries, german dictionaries, persian dictionary
german dictionaries, persian dictionary, electronic translators: Hellos Simon, I have never used online dictionaries, but I searched through the Web and found these results: http://www.farsidic.com/ It is a Persian to English and En.2 Persian dictionary. Besides, some books and electronic translators are introduced in...

Other Languages: ENCODING, private language school, lithuanian newspapers
private language school, lithuanian newspapers, minor job: Labas Simon, Thank you for your congratulations! Our Independence Day is February 16. We also have the Regained Independence Day on March 11. I m glad you found out about the encoding. The biggest Lithuanian newspaper is Lietuvos Rytas and you...

Other Languages: English grammar, english grammar, infinitive
english grammar, infinitive, participle: It is - as your ear tells you - improper to say, The kitchen needs cleaned, since [cleaned] is used as a derivitave of a verb, not a noun. You would either need to adjust the verb [cleaned] to the verbal gerund cleaning, (of course, functioning as a noun),...

Other Languages: Enlish Transaltions, transaltions, mysteries of life
transaltions, mysteries of life, what this means: Baba E Kaabo, I will try my best to answer though I suspect your knowledge of the language is not at all rudimentary. Words in Yoruba language like any other language does not neatly map onto words in other languages. What this means is that you will...

Other Languages: Farsi/Dari, iran farsi, dari persian
iran farsi, dari persian, afghan web: Hello Jason, Please let me write few lines to clarify what Dari is exactly. In fact, Dari is contemporary and official Farsi as defined in Dehkhoda dictionary, but Iranians officially and locally call the Persian spoken in Iran Farsi and Afghans officially...

Other Languages: Farsi/Dari, persian language, behzad
Other Languages: Farsi/Dari, persian language, behzad, common people

Other Languages: (mi:)nama:yam, I show, namaz, kardan
Other Languages: (mi:)nama:yam, I show, namaz, kardan, old version

Other Languages: Persia, exact word, pars
Other Languages: Persia, exact word, pars, persia

Other Languages: Persian speaking countries, persian literature, arabic languages
persian literature, arabic languages, persian words: Hello, Farsi is spoken in Iran (Persia), Afghanistan, Tajikistan and also in parts of neighboring countries (e.g., Uzbekistan, Iraq, Azerbaijan, Pakistan, Georgia). Eastern or Afghani Farsi is also known as Dari. The formal variant spoken in Afghanistan is...

Other Languages: GENDER ASSIGNMENT ACROSS LANGUAGES, gender distinctions, dear madam
gender distinctions, dear madam, gender assignment: Hi Blanka, Yes, Swedish has two genders, neutrum (det) and reale (den). In principle you can t recognize what gender a noun belongs to, you have to learn it by heart. However, once you become proficient in Swedish, your chances of guessing at the right...

Other Languages: GENDER ASSIGNMENT IN LITHUANIAN, gender assignment, slavonic languages
gender assignment, slavonic languages, nominative case: Hello Blanka, I m sorry for my late response, but I ve been on my vacation this week. The gender of most Lithuanian nouns can be determined simply by their endings. Some words, however, are ambiguous. For example, akmuo (stone) is masculine, whereas...

Other Languages: German, english vowel, german question
english vowel, german question, diphthong: Hi again, Once again, this is kinda hard to do over the internet, but one thing I noticed is that you just put a single l for that one syllable possibly indicating that you are using a schwa. In some dialects of German, this is acceptable, but to the...

Other Languages: Help?, louvre paris museum, musee du louvre paris
louvre paris museum, musee du louvre paris, musee de louvre: Hello Kat, Here is the translation for you. Moya mechta razvivatsya v podelke novich dizaynov iz titaniuma, v bolshinstve svoem izgotovlenich iz ploskich listov, a takzhe pitatsya uznat naskolko oni mogut bit tonkimi. V kachestve dezaynera ya rada...

Other Languages: Hindi vs. Urdu, english loanwords, literary dialect
english loanwords, literary dialect, sanskrit words: At the level of the colloquial language that is spoken spontaneously or is heard in Bollywood movies, Hindi and Urdu are virtually the identical language. Thus, gav men voh lajavab hai. [There is no one like him in the village.] They are, however, written...

Other Languages: Homonyms in Lithuanian, examples of homonyms, saga saga
examples of homonyms, saga saga, lithuanian language: Hello Kristine, I m sorry for my late respnose. Indeed, Lithuanian is full of homonyms. Below are a few examples of them: kasa - braid kasa - pancreas kasa - cahier s atsilosti - recline atsilosti - win back moketi - know how to do smth moketi...

Other Languages: historical perspective, mother tongues, homework assignment
mother tongues, homework assignment, historical perspective: Hello Jacob, It is wonderful that you have asked this question. Since I am assuming that this is some sort of homework assignment, I don t want to help you too much, but I will try and give you some pointers in the right direction. I may be giving you...

Other Languages: kha:r, persian english dictionary, zabo
persian english dictionary, zabo, intransitive verb: Hello Simon, kha:r is an adjective ,so it can be translated to contemptible , and as you said the vav is silence. Some synonyms, used commonly, for kha:r are: past, haghi:r, zalil, badbakht, zabo:n (پست، حقیر،...

Other Languages: LANGUAGES CHART, deeks, good luck
deeks, good luck, jordan: Hello Nicholas, I have been searching for such a chart myself, and for years I have not been able to find any charts of any quality at all. Sorry I can t help you there. I wish I could. Good luck finding one elsewhere. Sincerely, Jordan Deek...

Other Languages: Learning another language, linguist, english italian
linguist, english italian: Dear Sina: Most certainly from what I understand as a linguist, German is the easiest to learn, partially because it is all phonetic, and it is most closely related to English - both English and German being Germanic in origin (as opposed to Spanish or...

Other Languages: Learning welsh, welsh language, cultural resources
welsh language, cultural resources, distance education: If you go to my Web page at http://www.cs.cf.ac.uk/fun/welsh, you will find a number of links to Web resources for Welsh language learning. Some of the links for cultural resources are also helpful. I m not aware of any distance education or CD courses,...

Other Languages: Linkėjimus visiems siunia Aldona.
Labas Simon, Aciu uz viska. (achioo uzh viskaa) - that s how you would say Thanks for everything. Linkejimus visiems siuncia Aldona = Wishes from Aldona. Linkejimus - wishes (accusative case, plural); nominative, singular - Linkejimas visiems...

Other Languages: Lithuanian language, english phrases, indoeuropean
english phrases, indoeuropean, dantis: Dear Simon, Thank you for the question. I am very glad that you are interested in Lithuanian and yes, indeed, the Lithuanian language is very close to Indoeuropean. Consequently, many Lithuanian words are the same or very similar to Indoeuropean ones: ...

Other Languages: Lithuanian sentences, google search engine, kiles
google search engine, kiles, lithuanian language: Hello! The sentences translate as following: Is XXXXX at home? Ar XXXXX namuose? Is XXXXX at home? Kaip angliskai pasakyti YYYYYYY? What does ZZZZZ mean? Ka reiskia ZZZZZ? I come from Iceland? As kiles is Islandijos/As esu...

Other Languages: language, new language, important point
new language, important point, native language: Hi, Sue. When we study a new language, we also learn a different way of explaining the world. Each language is a product of many and many years of accumulated culture and it is quite impossible to learn how to speak a language without re-thinking our own...

Other Languages: language., latin language, portugese language
latin language, portugese language, brazilian portuguese: Yes, there is. Comparatively, you can say that the difference is similar to that between American and British English. Although we can understand Portuguese from Portugal, Brazilian Portuguese is very different in phonetics, in words and expressions. No, Latin...

Other Languages: Malabar, persian dictionary, suffix meaning
persian dictionary, suffix meaning, wikipidia: Hello Patrick, As, implicitly, stated in Dehkhoda dictionary, the greatest and the most reputable Persian dictionary, under the entry of bar , Malabar may mean molk-e-mala which means kingdom of mala , as you read in wikipidia. BUT, consider that...

Other Languages: Malabar, patrick kenedy, malabar
patrick kenedy, malabar, origin of the name: Greetings I m so sorry for my late to answer your question. My father had a bad accident out of my city and i hat to go to other city and stayed there for about 3 weeks so I couldn t check my mail. As I wrote to you before, bar is persian but it doesn...

Other Languages: meaning of a phrase, phrase recognition, diplomats
phrase recognition, diplomats, credentials: Credentials are usually documents which certify or act as evidence or testimonials concerning one s right to credit, confidence, or authority.Until his credentials have been presented and found in proper order, an new employee, usually diplomats to other countries...

Other Languages: (mi:)nama:yam, I show, polite word, persian name
polite word, persian name, konam: Hello Simon, 1: As you said, this verb, also, means I do , but it is too formal, and is usually used in writing. A less formal but still quite polite word which can be used both in speaking and writing is anja:m mi:daham, (انجام...

Other Languages: Number of pillers in constructions ., vertical loads, mass concrete
vertical loads, mass concrete, pillers: Hi. On AllExperts, my interest is to answer questions on language and culture as pertains to my ethnic nationality.Although your question is not relevant to my stated interest in AllExperts, I shall nevertheless provide you with a quick and simple answer...

Other Languages: nasal letters, alkonas fotonija, dictionary entries
alkonas fotonija, dictionary entries, informal situations: Sveikas Simon! Thank you for your question! As you ve probably noticed, Greetings, Regimantas! could be translated into Sveikas Regimantai . If you are greeting a female, however, you should say Sveika Agne! If you were greeting a group of...

Other Languages: Persia, greeeting, impire
greeeting, impire, persian word: Greeeting Sorry for my delay to reply, I had some technical problems with my connection. Persia is a proper name. It is in old Persian language. I don;t know what is the meaning but I will search and write to you later. Persia was one of the important...

Other Languages: Portuguese prepositions, intermediate esl class, portuguese speakers
intermediate esl class, portuguese speakers, uses of prepositions: Hi, Carlie. Hope you re doing fine. Yes, some prepositions in English may be a problem for Portuguese speakers. Most of the times, the problem is caused due to the preposition EM in Portuguese, which is the universal form we have for in, at,on . The...

Other Languages: Possible ambiguity?, ambiguity, illustration
ambiguity, illustration, expression: Hello Simon, You are right. It can mean both the man who saw and the man whom he saw. The meaning can be inferred from the context easily and even automatically. However, I think the point that the verb di:d is transitive may help. As an illustration,...

Other Languages: a phrase into farsi, kh, credentials
kh, credentials, aa: Greeting: recognition of credentials meens, shenakht e etebaar e darsi. sh as in share / e as in pen / n as in ten / a as in car / kh is a sound that isn t in English nearly like k / t as in tall / e as in pen / t as in take / b as in bag...

Other Languages: polish /to english one word rtanslation, plural noun, constant rain
plural noun, constant rain, bad weather: What does pluchy means in Polish? Pluchy is a plural noun .There is no single word in English that I can think of that would mean the same thing. The meaning of this word is basically bad weather. Bad weather characterized by heavy constant rain during...

Other Languages: Two Questions, persian alphabet, televizion
persian alphabet, televizion, singular version: Hello Simon I do not know whether you can read Farsi written in English characters or not, but since you used it in your question I assumed you can read it. I, also, wrote it in Persian alphabet. 1. You are watching TV: shomaa daarid televizion mibinid(negaah...

Other Languages: Regimentas, lithuanian name, what does your name mean
lithuanian name, what does your name mean, german words: Labas Simon! Although my name Regimantas is a common Lithuanian name, it originates from the old German language. It is made of two German words ragin (fate) + munt (guard, protection). The nominative singular of my name is Regimantas, and I can...

Other Languages: Russian language, writing a report, russian language
writing a report, russian language, alphabet: Hello = Zdrastvooeete Good-bye = Doe sveedanya Thank you = spaseeba I have written these as an American would probably write them if they just heard the words. Since Russian uses a different alphabet, the words don t conver to our alphabet...

Other Languages: Sanskrit, personal ego, sanskrit words
personal ego, sanskrit words, conjugate: Sir, Actually this is outside my expertise but well, i am trying to answer your question. The word namaste is derived from two Sanskrit words, nama and te. Te means you, and nama means to bow to another in submission and humility. The word nama when split...

Other Languages: Stress, names, khomein, persian words
khomein, persian words, highborn: Hello Simon, You are welcome. I am quiet pleased that I can help. Beh- orبه means good and also better. -zad or زاد means born of as you said. However, these are not the only meanings of them. But the combination of them means a bit more. ...

Other Languages: Study tips, science magazine, aftonbladet se
science magazine, aftonbladet se, pen pal: Hi Jeff, Keeping up on a language is quite difficult when you do not live in the area where the language is spoken; but there are ways to keep your knowledge more or less active, and improve your vocabulary as well: 1. Read in the language; 2. Find...

Other Languages: another sentence, grammatical explanations, perfect match
grammatical explanations, perfect match, infantryman: Labas Simon, I think that footsoldier would be a perfect match of my surname in English. The Lithuanian for the Regained Independence Day is Nepriklausomybes Atkurimo Diena (Independence s Recovering/regaining day). As cia busiu dar visa menesi...

Other Languages: to (spelt teh-vav), persian book, baazi
persian book, baazi, kardi: Dear Simon At first I should apologize you for my late to answer your question. I had to go out of my city and stayed there for about 3 weeks because my father had a terrible accident so I couldn t check my mail. To answer your question I should say that...

Other Languages: starch, behzad, starch
behzad, starch, many thanks: Hi Simon, You are welcome. :) The word neshaaste or نشاسته is used for starch, but it is not the same as neshaste or نشسته meaning sedentary. a in neshaaste (starch) is pronounced...

Other Languages: Translation, gorg, persia
gorg, persia, aa: Azaad= آزاد A at the first pronunced a as in car. Z pronunced as in Zip . aa pronunced as in car and d pronunced as in bed Azaadi = آزادی It is pronunced like Azaad with extra i . I pronunced...

Other Languages: translate polish to english, united nations educational scientific and cultural organization, historical places in the world
united nations educational scientific and cultural organization, historical places in the world, canyon yellowstone: Kathleen, The coffee mug that you have might be a souvenir from a historic city. ?podworko przy ul jozefa na kazimierzu? means yard by jozefa street in kazimierzu(district). And ?wzor zastrzezony ? means that product?s style is reserved (copies cannot...

Other Languages: vav, friend simon, yek
friend simon, yek, many a time: Hello Simon, The point mentioned in that book is right; Bist va yek is incorrect. In addition, many a time in poems vav is to be pronounced o , because of the rhythm of the poem, but I cannot remember any other case in which this interchanging of pronunciation...

Other Languages: word for festival (jashna:reh?) and origin of word for the award, the mythical si:morgh, fajr film festival, fajr international film festival
fajr film festival, fajr international film festival, international film festival: Hello Simon, The correct pronunciation is jashnva:re ; that is, the va:v is pronounced. jashnva:re (جشنواره) is a new word that cannot be fined in old Persian dictionaries; it is made up of jashn (جشن)...

Other Languages: word, farsi to farsi dictionary, unicode utf 8
farsi to farsi dictionary, unicode utf 8, persian dictionary: Hello, If you have trouble in reading Persian characters, adjust the character encoding method of your web browser, under the view menu, to Unicode (UTF-8) or Arabic (windows) or ask me to convert my reply to a picture, and upload it for you. I am not sure...

Other Languages: , german dictionaries, torkaman
german dictionaries, torkaman, keshi: Hello Simon, I think bozkeshi: is an Afghan game, although Afghanistan used to be a part of Iran. Only do Torkaman s or Turkmans, an ethnicity in Iran which is culturally close to Afghanistan, play this game in Iran. However, I guess kesh must be related...

Other Languages: yoruba villages in western nigeria, western nigeria, portuguesse
western nigeria, portuguesse, esotheric: Interesting question to which you will probably find the answer dissapointing if you are looking for the esotheric as Yoruba culture has been in a state of flux since the 1500s when contact was made with the Portuguesse. In the context of contemporary life,...

Other Musical Instruments: Which is harder, singing or playing an instrument?, personal factors, true answer
Other Musical Instruments: Which is harder, singing or playing an instrument?, personal factors, true answer, instrumentalist

Other Musical Instruments: Which is harder, singing or playing an instrument?, perfect pitch, different voices
perfect pitch, different voices, choral directors: JB- Thanks for your question! It s a great one!! It took me awhile to think about it. I think that playing an instrument is much more difficult than singing. The voice is something you always have with you and it s nothing more than sustained speech. Sounding...

Other Musical Instruments: Vintage contrabassoon Oscar Adler, tenor sax, instrument manufacturers
tenor sax, instrument manufacturers, respected company: Thanks for taking the time to ask me for help. I ll do my best to give you a hand and provide you with any information that I can, but appraisals aren t my forte in music. I can t give you a price because, frankly, I just do not have any professional experience...

Other Musical Instruments: trumpet quality and age, bach tr300 trumpet, conn selmer
bach tr300 trumpet, conn selmer, ebay: Hello Ruth, A Bach TR300 is a good instrument, so you should be fine as long as it was represented accurately on eBay. I don t know of a way to tell how old it is. You can try contacting Conn-Selmer (the parent company) to ask them. Their phone number...

Other Musical Instruments: Getzen Cornet, high school classmate, model cornet
high school classmate, model cornet, music retail industry: I really wish I could help you out, but I just really can t appraise instruments for people. Not only do I have the required expertise in that field, but through work in the music retail industry, I had come to understand that it s incredibly difficult to...

Other Musical Instruments: piezoelectric pickup for double bass, hot glue, room mate
hot glue, room mate, adhesive properties: You re in luck. I just helped my room mate with installing some new pickups on his upright. We used some guidelines that his double bass professor had given us prior to the project. From what I understand in your inquiry, I believe the way you mounted...

Other Musical Instruments: mandolins, lack of punctuality, wind chime
lack of punctuality, wind chime, strumming the strings: First off, I d like to apologize about the lack of punctuality in my response. I ve had email issues regarding the way my email filters out the notification messages sent to my account. Now, on to answer your question. A regular mandolin, usually composed...

Other Musical Instruments: Trombones, lacquer coatings, shallow dents
lacquer coatings, shallow dents, copper coatings: Yeah, you can actually get them repaired. My trombone, which was my great grandfather s trombone from when he was in the Military s band, is quite old as well. I had looked up options to getting it repaired, but I never did. You have pretty much three...

Other Musical Instruments: viola, brook mays, music and arts center
brook mays, music and arts center, part time job: Hi there. Although I have not played viola myself, perhaps I can shed some light on where you may purchase a great viola or possibly rent one. Under most circumstances, I d suggest renting an instrument from a well-known vendor. However, seeing that you...

Other Musical Instruments: octave mandolin, octave mandola, octave mandolin
Other Musical Instruments: octave mandolin, octave mandola, octave mandolin, europe

Other Musical Instruments: octave mandolin, question pool, mandolins
question pool, mandolins, local store: I m sorry. Although I ve played a little bit of mandolin here and there, I hadn t had the chance to take it up as a serious instrument. I don t know much about the different types of mandolins, and I can t be of much help. However, I ll send your question...

Other Musical Instruments: tunes, trombone mouthpiece, d drive
trombone mouthpiece, d drive, euphonium: Sorry about my late reply. Buzzing usually just comes along with playing, but whenever I d drive to work or school, I d take my trombone mouthpiece and practice buzzing in the car. Trust me, you ll get interesting looks from the pedistrians and other automobile-passengers,...

Other Musical Instruments: Euphoniums, Euphonium, 4-valve
Euphonium, 4-valve: The fourth valve in the euphonium provides a drop in pitch by 5 half-steps. Mostly, musicians will use the fourth valve to compensate for having to use the first and third valves to do what the fourth can do by itself. It automatically sends the air through...

Other Musical Instruments: Euphoniums, french horns, half steps
Other Musical Instruments: Euphoniums, french horns, half steps, series brass

Other Musical Instruments: Restring a right-handed bass?, Restring, guitar
Restring, guitar, bass: I m so sorry about my late reply. I had been so busy and over loaded with work. In order for me to diagnose your little problem here, I need to know one thing... Are you working with an upright bass, or an electric bass? If it s an upright, it s not do-able...

Other Musical Instruments: Restring a right-handed bass, electric bass guitar, pick ups
electric bass guitar, pick ups, noticeable difference: Hello, Just to keep things clear, I ll specify which hands do what on right-handed and left-handed bass, so we re on the same page. Right-handed refers to the left hand playing on the neck and the right hand plucking the strings. Left-handed refers...

Other Musical Instruments: bass guitar, acoustic bass guitar, picking fingers
acoustic bass guitar, picking fingers, cold weather: It s very common for people to obtain black fingers from playing on new strings. I don t know why, but I have had a similar problem in the past. It has long since gone away. I think it may be from something that is sprayed on to or used in the production...

Other Musical Instruments: Cello - Knilling Klaus Geisler 174F, signature models, creation department
signature models, creation department, sam ash: Are you 100% positive that it was a 174F? I haven t heard of a model like the Celiobaumeister coming out of the Knilling company... Hm. Are you 100% sure they said it was a 174F? From what I can tell, Knilling s models don t even go that high, yet. It...

Other Musical Instruments: Cello - Knilling Klaus Geisler 174F, richmond va area, sam ash
Other Musical Instruments: Cello - Knilling Klaus Geisler 174F, richmond va area, sam ash, carlo robelli

Other Musical Instruments: Piccolo, music and arts center, mother of pearl
music and arts center, mother of pearl, philharmonic: Hm. Yeah, this is pretty interesting. If you could provide a picture of your piccolo, that d be helpful. Unfortunately from your description, nothing comes to mind, however, I can look around. I have a friend that s plays the piccolo in the North Carolina...

Other Musical Instruments: BALIOL CELLO, wood density, itsself
wood density, itsself, ebay: I m sorry, I can t help you with the price. I m not here to appraise instruments, sorry. Ask the Professor, the other AllExperts staff member on this subject. However, I m wondering about your instrument. What do you mean, Sunk in ? Like as though...

Other Musical Instruments: Cello flip, cello lessons, orchestral instrument
cello lessons, orchestral instrument, thin wood: I m glad you came to me regarding your question. Like you, I learned the electric bass left handed before playing the upright bass (my first orchestral instrument) right handed. No, you can t restring it. Even if you physically could remove and replace...

Other Musical Instruments: BALIOL CELLO, double basses, string bass
Other Musical Instruments: BALIOL CELLO, double basses, string bass, violins

Other Musical Instruments: melodica, honher, question pool
honher, question pool, grey metal: I m sorry for my late reply, however I believe this is out of my area of expertise and cannot answer it. However, I will devote this question to our question pool, where it will be up to answering by other AllExperts staff. Sorry I couldn t answer your...

Other Musical Instruments: Double Bass setup, bass setup, adjustable bridge
bass setup, adjustable bridge, finger board: Well, although I have played the bass a lot, I have never set it up myself. I d leave it to the luither. So I can t help you personally, sorry. I can, however, recommend a great website community that I belong to. I have found many great answers there....

Other Musical Instruments: trombone ding, enamel paint, paint work
enamel paint, paint work, sound the bell: Beyond a professional level, it shouldn t distort the sound. The denting of a horn s flare doesn t really do much. If it s completely warped out of position, it would cause the sound not to project that far. Partials and slide position really are the attributes...

Other Musical Instruments: Bassoon plastic or wood what is the better choice, plastic polypropylene, symphonic orchestras
plastic polypropylene, symphonic orchestras, wooden instruments: Great question, mate. Well, you have your pro s and con s here for each type. Wood pros: 1. Wood tends to sound much better with regards to resonance and vibration of sound. The reed, too, is wood (and expensive!) because if it didn t do such a good...

Other Musical Instruments: bass guitar, bass guitar, left handed
bass guitar, left handed: Hi, Malcolm! There is really only one major difference between what you called regular - or right-handed bass guitars - and left-handed bass guitars; that is the mirrored construction. Guitar design has been refined over the years to place everything in...

Other Musical Instruments: Selmer Soloist Alto Sax, Musical instrument appraisal
Musical instrument appraisal: Hello Amy, We are not able to give appraisals in this forum. However, you would be able to get a pretty good idea of what you could expect to get for the sax by searching for similar saxophones in the musical instruments category on eBay. It is best to...

Other Musical Instruments: Andrew Schroetter cello, performance instrument, accurate estimate
performance instrument, accurate estimate, music performance: I really wish I could help you here. Although I have extensive experience in music theory and music performance, instrument appraisal just isn t a strong suit for me. As I have recommended to others in the past, if your instrument is worth a lot to you,...

Other Musical Instruments: Brass baritone, instrument repair shop, enginneer
instrument repair shop, enginneer, bad shape: Hello J, There are a whole lot of specialized tools and a lot of know-how involved in brass instrument dent removal work. It s not really a DIY kind of job. My suggestion would be to take it to an instrument repair shop (or music store) and inquire about...

Other Musical Instruments: sunn audio, Sunn, Coliseum
Sunn, Coliseum, audio: Chuck: Thanks for the question. I have not had any personal experience with that specific piece of equipment. However, I can tell you that if it was indeed from the original Sunn company founded and ran by the Sundholm brothers in the 1960s, it might...

Other Musical Instruments: CAN A RECORDER BE REFINISHED?, tenor recorder, delicate procedure
tenor recorder, delicate procedure, quality of sound: Hello, As a disclaimer I should state that any changes you make to the instrument are entirely your responsibility. There is certainly a risk involved, though without knowing additional details on the state and condition of the instrument there is little...

Other Musical Instruments: Bariton, roy benson, room mate
roy benson, room mate, baritone: I m sorry that it has taken so long to get back to your question. I ve simply been quite swamped with school work. If you still seek an answer, I can ask my room mate about this, as I am not too sure about brands regarding the Baritone, as he has played...

Other Musical Instruments: brass instrument, rotary valves, brass instruments
rotary valves, brass instruments, trumpet: Nancy: Thanks for the question. The instrument to which you refer is indeed a trumpet (or possibly a flugelhorn if it s larger). There are two kinds of valves (what you called keys ) generally used on brass instruments; piston valves and rotary valves....

Other Musical Instruments: Buying Used Cellos, brass woodwinds, glaesel
brass woodwinds, glaesel, instrument sound: Thanks for taking the time to ask me. I m sorry I hadn t gotten back to you earlier. I had left my computer back at the university, as I went to my hometown for the holiday. I hope you had a great Easter-weekend. Props, Glenn, for being a musician with...

Other Musical Instruments: Cellos and Composer Biographies, local music store, classical composers
local music store, classical composers, quality instruments: Hello, You might find that a local individual might be selling a cello via craigslist.org at a fair price. Here is an example of their For Sale page, on music instruments specifically, in New York City: http://newyork.craigslist.org/msg/ I cannot...

Other Musical Instruments: Buying Used Cellos, cello, scratches
Other Musical Instruments: Buying Used Cellos, cello, scratches, cracks

Other Musical Instruments: piccolo, georg friedrich handel, theobald boehm
georg friedrich handel, theobald boehm, opera rinaldo: A quick search online brought up the following information and, from the source of the material, it can be considered as very likely a legitimate source of information: In the Middle Ages military musicians played a simple transverse flute with six finger-holes...

Other Musical Instruments: Euphomium red rot, cosmetic blemishes, yamaha euphonium
cosmetic blemishes, yamaha euphonium, band instructor: Hello Allison, From your description, it dosen t sound like you have a serious problem, just some cosmetic blemishes in the finish. There is a very good web page which discusses matters like this here: http://www.musichem.com/articles/corrosion_in_brass_instruments.htm...

Other Musical Instruments: Harmonica, chord harmonicas, key of g major
chord harmonicas, key of g major, key of c major: Hello Jane, Thank you for writing. The type of harmonicas that you get them can depend on how the instruments will be used. I will share some information about types of harmonicas. Chromatic harmonica - this instrument has the full 12 pitch chromatic...

Other Musical Instruments: Pipa, chinese music instrument, thumb pa
chinese music instrument, thumb pa, chinese lute: The pipa - or Chinese lute (English slang) - is usually played in an upright or nearly-upright position, with left-and-right motions with the fingers (pi) and thumb (pa) of the right hand, and with plectrums attached to the fingers, due to the strings used...

Other Musical Instruments: Sitar for a six year old?, education professors, nearby universities
education professors, nearby universities, music method: Look into a half-size instrument, or smaller if necessary and possible, but before purchasing have your child hold it to see if it is the right size. Everything should be within reach, easily accessible without having to stretch the arms. Check with the store...

Other Musical Instruments: Lyres, tuning pins, string tune
tuning pins, string tune, ebay: There are a number of ways to tune a lyre. Some people tune their strings to a pentatonic scale, others tune them to a chromatic scale. You can also tune them to a major scale. Decide on a key by tuning the lowest string until it has enough tension to produce...

Other Musical Instruments: Advice on purchasing a piccolo, safe bet, japanese instruments
safe bet, japanese instruments, horror stories: Ellie - I have never heard of this company. All my internet searches have come up with Tienjin as being a Chinese word. If this is correct , China or Taiwan at this time are not making quality instruments. The materials are inferior as is the craftsmanship...

Other Musical Instruments: Cello, needle in the haystack, hefty deposit
needle in the haystack, hefty deposit, professional lessons: There s a few questions you need to address privately with only yourself. 1) Am I going to be able to spend the thousands of dollars to buy a concert grade instrument. 2) Am I buying this instrument to pursue a career or a hobby? 3) If I am going...

Other Musical Instruments: Clarinet, clarinet duo, sound colors
clarinet duo, sound colors, brass and percussion: Karl - here s some thoughts on this subject. All instruments are an integral part of the orchestra. Each instrument lends a different color to the orchestral palette. Being a woodwind it covers a certain range in the woodwing choir , something like the alto...

Other Musical Instruments: don t know what it is, checking references, sound hole
checking references, sound hole, hurdy gurdy: Hello, Based on the description you provided, gathering the given details along with some searching and checking references for possibilities, the instrument might be a hurdy-gurdy. A hurdy-gurdy is a viol-shaped string instrument with a small crank...

Other Musical Instruments: Fifes and piccolos, four hundred years, piccolos
four hundred years, piccolos, fifes: Daniel - what we see today in the media is often not accurate historically. I haven t seen the Patriot yet . so I can t comment there. Let me tell you a little about flutes in general. In Western European music , what we today call a flute ( flute traverse...

Other Musical Instruments: French Horn, french horn section, woodwind instrument
french horn section, woodwind instrument, woodwind instruments: Sorry, no articles, but... The french horn is a brass instrument. It is constructed and played just like all other brass instruments (made of brass or other metals, buzz lips into mouthpiece to create a sound that comes out of the bell, depressing keys...

Other Musical Instruments: Fifes and piccolos, wooden transverse flute, fife player
Other Musical Instruments: Fifes and piccolos, wooden transverse flute, fife player, fife and drum

Other Musical Instruments: M. J. Kalashen horn, music shop, czechoslovakia
Other Musical Instruments: M. J. Kalashen horn, music shop, czechoslovakia, tuba

Other Musical Instruments: Saxophone Repair, cork spring, hook tool
Other Musical Instruments: Saxophone Repair, cork spring, hook tool, specialized training

Other Musical Instruments: Tuba Inquiry, sousaphone, marching band
Other Musical Instruments: Tuba Inquiry, sousaphone, marching band, bbb

Other Musical Instruments: guitars, sam ash, old joke
sam ash, old joke, buying a guitar: Good joke and true! :-) Just as with trumpets (I m a trumpeter myself), there s a large difference between the good ones and the bad ones, besides price. Last year I purchased a new guitar and I am extremely happy with it. The main thing to do is do your...

Other Musical Instruments: identifying a horn, reed instrument, mellophone
reed instrument, mellophone, ebay: Jerry, From your description that instrument is, undoubtedly, a mellophone. This instrument is mostly used for marching and educational purposes. Just to make sure, I have found one on ebay and will provide the URL for you to look at the pictures...

Other Musical Instruments: M. J. Kalashen horn, local music store, antiques shop
local music store, antiques shop, music professor: Hello, That inscription is likely of either the maker or original owner; New York being where it was made or where the owner lived; and most likely the 132 being the 132nd horn or at least of that model made in the series. Different people will likely...

Other Musical Instruments: MARK VI SELMER SAX, selmer tenor saxophone, selmer sax
selmer tenor saxophone, selmer sax, machine buff: Brian - Congratulaions ! Your ship has come in ! Now,everything depends on the condition of the horn, but this is important, DO NOT , I repeat , DO NOT relacquer this horn. It will lessen the value. I ll explain later. First ,# 136,xxx means it was made...

Other Musical Instruments: Mandolins, local music stores, vhs training
local music stores, vhs training, music experience: Hi, The mandolin is a great instrument and one can really enjoy playing it. It is a very comfortable instrument and compliments most size hands/fingers very well. The difficulty varies depending on how far you want to take it. From a generic, complete...

Other Musical Instruments: music, expertice, audio icon
expertice, audio icon, bottom of the list: Not really my area of expertice, but.... Go to http://www.jandr.com Click on the Audio icon at the top of thier page, then click on Stereo/Home Theater in the left column, and finally, at the bottom of the list of subsections, click on Turntables,...

Other Musical Instruments: I need an electric and I am not sure witch one to get., professional guitarists, jazz pop
professional guitarists, jazz pop, billie joe: Kenny- Thanks for your question! First off, let me address the fact that an electric isn t necessarily a step-up but really a different type of guitar than an acoustic. I know several professional guitarists who only play acoustic and don t even touch...

Other Musical Instruments: Saxophone Repair, saxophone repair, professional repairs
saxophone repair, professional repairs, pliars: Brian -= this is a complicated question and answer. First , the instrument. Is it worth repairing ? That depends on you and what you want to do with it. Are you playing , are you selling , are you collecting , are you giving it to someone ( ie: kids, students...

Other Musical Instruments: Tuba Inquiry, eb alto horn, piston valves
eb alto horn, piston valves, piston valve: Euphonium, tenor horn and alto horn are all significantly smaller than a tuba. If you are the size of an average adult male, these horns will all be smaller than your chest. A tuba, on the other hand, will be about the size of your entire torso or larger....

Other Musical Instruments: Tuba players, tuba players, howard johnsons
tuba players, howard johnsons, xmas ideas: Chris, Here s some places to look... http://www.chisham.com/buys/recordings.html http://www.crystalrecords.com/tuba.html Also, at amazon.com, if you search for gravity howard johnson , you ll find a CD titled GRAVITY by Howard Johnsons and Gravity...

Other Musical Instruments: trombone, frank rosolino, steve turre
frank rosolino, steve turre, bill watrous: Lauraine, It is hard for me to tell from your question exactly what it is that you need to know. Furthur, not knowing your background in music, it is hard for me to know what information will be easily understood by you. However, if I were to define...

Other Musical Instruments: viola, viola sound, many different things
viola sound, many different things, respectable name: Hello Ann! There are many different things to consider when buying a viola. Instruments are kind of like pieces fruit. All the fruit may come from the same farm, but that does not ensure that each individual piece will be equally sweet. The first thing...

Other Sports: platform tennis, don winslow, platform tennis
don winslow, platform tennis, answering your questions: Hi Don, Been awhile! Hope all is well and glad to see you re still enjoying your paddle. I always enjoy answering your questions, and this is a good one, and timely. My below introduction to this topic is not really relevant to your specific situation,...

Other Sports: Most usefull Drills, nearby club, game thanks
nearby club, game thanks, practice partner: Hi Brett, Sorry for the delay in answering your question. Very glad to hear that you re enjoying paddle, I gave up tennis shortly after discovering paddle myself - was hooked immediately! Your question is a good one - I remember thinking EXACTLY...

Other Sports: Badminton, upper body strength, paski
upper body strength, paski, mixed doubles: Hi Michelle, There is no advantage or disadvantage in doubles play compared to singles play. The techniques are totally different and the training is also totally different. In mens or womens doubles, the positions of the partners change according...

Other Sports: badminton game, badminton game, hi sidney
badminton game, hi sidney, umpire: Hi Sidney, Answer to first question is No. You win the toss and serve (you always start the first service from the right side of your court). You get a point. At that point, you are going to the left side of the court (your partner moves to the right)....

Other Sports: badminton, world badminton, badminton players
world badminton, badminton players, tournament details: Hi Henry, Yes, it is possible if you are in the top 10% of the pack. But it is no where near other professional sports. The winnings are not that much in the US but it can go as high as $100,000 in Asia. Normally top badminton players become coaches...

Other Sports: choosing right raquet, platform tennis, corporate index
platform tennis, corporate index, raquets: Sean, Well, after playing for a few years it probably is time to move into the new technology of platform tennis paddles. If you belong to a club, ask the pro if you can use a demo paddle to see which ones feel most comfortable to you before making...

Other Sports: Disk Golf, hyzer, s curve
hyzer, s curve, arm speed: Good question Will and I can tell your intense about competing and improving your game. Understand the hyzer. You throw righty, the more torque you put on the disc the faster it spins and the harder it wants to drop and turn left. The slice discs are great...

Other Sports: Disk Golf, christian haven, disk golf
christian haven, disk golf, alan ross: Wow! Thats a wide open question! Let me send you some links where you can pick up a lot of info. Then hit me with the details you can not find!!! Here is some bonafide history of disk golf. http://www.discgolfassoc.com/history2.html Here is a link to...

Other Sports: disk golf, disk golf, tee area
disk golf, tee area, alan ross: Carson, Yours is a great idea,kids love disk or friby golf and setting up a course is not hard to do.The fact that you have not played is intresting but with some determination shouldn t hold you back. You live in the state where disk golf...

Other Sports: Disk Golf, swing release
Other Sports: Disk Golf, swing release

Other Sports: Hi, iam a Badminton coach..., asian badminton federation, world badminton
asian badminton federation, world badminton, female students: Hi Samia, I have not coached any one recently and the methods have changed over time. The best place to check this is to go to the world badminton site www.worldbadminton.net and look for this topic. Contact the Asian Badminton Federation as well. ...

Other Sports: league format, volunteer instructors, good friend
volunteer instructors, good friend, literature: Hi Don, It s been awhile. Sorry to say I m not an expert on creating leagues, but I will get in touch with a good friend of mine that runs the New Jersey Men s league and see if he has any materials that will be of assistance. I ll get back to you as...

Other Sports: net positioning, volunteer instructors, plays 1
volunteer instructors, plays 1, best player: Hi Don, Keep in mind, that some of the best athletes make some of the worst coaches! (Not to say that this is the case in your example here). Yes, you are right. The only way to effectively cover a paddle court at the net is to give up the lowest percentage...

Other Sports: Platform Tennis, platform tennis, tennis court
platform tennis, tennis court, jacki: Hi Bob, Sorry for the delay in my response, but I ve been trying to locate an answer to your question. Unfortunately, I have been unable to locate blueprints for a platform tennis court. I do however know a few companies you can contact to TRY to get...

Other Sports: Platform Tennis, paddle tennis court, paddle balls
paddle tennis court, paddle balls, norwalk connecticut: Hi Marc, It is nice to see you have an interest in this up-and-coming paddle sport. Once you begin to play you ll most certainly be hooked. You live in one of the best areas for platform tennis, not only are there many courts and players but you are also...

Other Sports: rules for receiving team, don hi, switch sides
don hi, switch sides, screens: Hi Don, It would be nice if you could switch so that your best receiver for each opposing server could return first, but unfortunately that is not the case. Once you decide to defend a court you must play the entire set out that way. You can, of course,...

Otology (ear surgery): ear infection, hydrogen peroxide, valsalva maneuver
hydrogen peroxide, valsalva maneuver, fluid behind the eardrum: For fluid behind the eardrum, a valsalva maneuver (pinching the nose, closing the mouth and blowing) will sometimes help accelerate clearance of fluid from the ear by introducing air through the Eustachian tube. Things that go on the outside fo the eardrum,...

Otology (ear surgery): After ear surgery question, stapendectomy, chorda tympani nerve
stapendectomy, chorda tympani nerve, metal taste: These symptoms are caused by irritation of the chorda tympani nerve in the middle ear, and are relatively common after stapedectomy. They frequently resolve with time. There is no other treatment other than watchful waiting. Hope this helps. Good luck...

Otology (ear surgery): external ear shape, mr potato head, dr wilkinson
mr potato head, dr wilkinson, ear shape: This is probably a grade 1 or 2 microtia, probably a grade 1. This is a slight malposition or difference in size between the ears. It is actually not uncommon. If there is a large cosmetic problem, surgery can be considered at age 5-7. Hope this helps....

Otology (ear surgery): pulsating in ears upon standing, carotid arteries, ear problem
carotid arteries, ear problem, hearing test: This could be a change in blood pressure causing this sensation. Also, if you have never had an evaluation of your carotid arteries (an ultrasound of the neck looking at the big arteries in your neck) you might ask your primary care physician about getting...

Otology (ear surgery): 10 year old with acoustic neuroma, acoustic neuromas, neurofibramatosis
acoustic neuromas, neurofibramatosis, neurotologist: Hi Lori, Thanks for your email. I am sure this is a busy time for you and you have a lot of things to consider. With a 7mm tumor and normal hearing, at her age, the decision is whether to proactively attempt hearing preservation with middle fossa surgery,...

Otology (ear surgery): Ear Stuffiness, dr wilkinson, dental filling
dr wilkinson, dental filling, molars: It is easy to try to relate these problems to each other, but your ear symptoms demand an evaluation by an ENT specialist with a full exam and audiometry. Hope this helps. Good luck! This answer is not intended as and does not substitute for medical...

Otology (ear surgery): Aspergillus, gentian violet, perforated eardrum
gentian violet, perforated eardrum, fungal otitis externa: Whoops, I misread your question. If you don t have a perforation, vinegar/alcohol rinses should help tremendously. I would also use a hair dryer twice daily with the dryer 8 inches from the ear canal to dry the ear canal. Some people have advocated using...

Otology (ear surgery): breathing, post nasal drip, dear doctor
post nasal drip, dear doctor, sinuses: I am not sure why you are having all of these problems. Eustachian tube dysfunction is actually pretty common--that can cause some of this. You actually also have some complaints that are similar to panic attacks. That may be compounding the problem. ...

Otology (ear surgery): ear problems, outer ear infections, gentian violet
outer ear infections, gentian violet, blood pressure meds: Fungal outer ear infections are very common, and usually can be treated with cleaning by an ENT physician and vinegar/alcohol irrigations. If the infection does not clear, other medications can be placed in the ear canal such as antifungal creams or dyes...

Otology (ear surgery): ear, middle ear pressure, middle ear problems
middle ear pressure, middle ear problems, upper respiratory problem: Eustachian Tube Problems When Flying Individuals with a eustachian tube problems may experience difficulty equalizing middle ear pressure when flying. When an aircraft ascends atmospheric pressure decreases, resulting in a relative increase in the middle...

Otology (ear surgery): Fenestration, modified radical mastoidectomy, bone anchored hearing aid
modified radical mastoidectomy, bone anchored hearing aid, recurrent ear infections: I don t know if you would be a candidate for revision ossiculoplasty or not; it would depend on whether your eardrums were atalectatic due to the chronic otitis media. You really might want to consider getting the BAHA simulator; you are a good candidate...

Otology (ear surgery): Headaches, ear nose throat doctor, calcium channel blocker
ear nose throat doctor, calcium channel blocker, everyday headaches: Certainly could be vestibular migraine. This disease actually has a much higher incidence than previously thought. Since you have such a strong history of headache, I think this is likely. However, your ear findings ened to be looked into as well. You...

Otology (ear surgery): Motion sickness, visual fixation, google search
visual fixation, google search, google: Nonmedication: You could try biofeedback or visual fixation to reduce the motion sickness. Try a Google search. In terms of medication, it sounds as though you have tried all of the antivestibular agents. One other thing you might try is a low dose of...

Otology (ear surgery): Muffled ears, white noise generator, vitamin b3 niacin
white noise generator, vitamin b3 niacin, lemon bioflavonoid: John, Yes, the ringing is called tinnitus. Different things work for different people. If it keeps you awake at night, you can try masking the sound with a radio or white noise generator. During the day, some people find benefit from vitamin B3 (niacin)...

Otology (ear surgery): middle fossa craniotomy for SSCD surgery, dr wilkinson, skull base
dr wilkinson, skull base, craniotomy: It will be impossible to localize sounds with only one cochlea. The Cros system can help with getting sounds from the deaf side to the good ear. I would think that you would adjust to many of the sensations you are feeling with time. Hope this helps....