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"Hasta luego" doesn't mean "adios" in Spanish. It could be traslate as "see you soon". But you can say it abuway, I use this word almost everyday when I leave a place. :)
The origin of the word "Adios" is the sentence: "A Dios" or "Vaya con Dios", wich could mean in english: Go with God.
BTW: I'm spanish and I don't know if I explained it well but I hope it helps.
While it would be a substitute, it directly translates to "until later," rather than "bye."
It is spelled "ciao" in Italian (and we spell it that way when we use it in English as well), but in Spanish it's "chao" or "chau."
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It makes no difference. Some are used more in certain areas, or by certain people, but it really doesn't matter which you use.
How do I know when to spell it "chao" or "chau" or does it not make any diference? (btw in portuguese it is spelt tchau) :)
Not related..but how do I turn my microphone back on?; Cant find settings on android app.
log in - click your username - click settings - it should show up there, depending on how duolingo works on android.
Esta un pregunta bien. I wasnt able to find this in my settings either! I would suggets searching microphone controls for your soecific phone(pc)'s model
'Adiòs'= adiOS Whereas "Adíos"= aDIos Its a matter of what vowel you stress. Imagine you throw a punch when you say the 'os' part of the word 'adiós'
That means 'see you tomorrow.' It doesn't directly mean 'goodbye,' though, so in this case you should just use 'adios.'
In español, they put punctuation marks before the sentence; like how you adjust this sentence at the beginning based on its type:
"He was going to the mall" vs "He was going to the mall?"
Spanish just sets your brain up for it faster when you're reading!
That's not the right order, though, and they specifically ask for it in the order 'gracias, adios' so it might be picky about that.
You guys have already answered my question! My teachers always spelled it "ciao"
Why wouldn't thanks, bye not make sense. It's like saying "thank you for your services good night"
if youre going on a mission trip to another country, how important is spelling really? they are the ones that i can not get...
Chao means bye. The direct translation of adios is like go with god. Adios is more formal like if you're leaving for a long time. Chao is like bye. I say chao at school and adios to my english teacher bc we have english on wednesdays :P