More, more, more, how da ya like it? how da ya like it? (was Re: Perfective or Perfect?)
|From:||Douglas Koller <laokou@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, March 20, 2008, 23:25|
From: Eugene Oh <un.doing@...>
> On 20/03/2008, Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...> wrote:
> > It's "muchas gracias"; the adjective "mucho" changes to match the
> > gender and number of its referent.
> > Pronounced /'mu.tSas 'gra.zjas/, where the /z/ is either [T] or [s]
> > depending on region, no diacritics. With an accent over the <I> the
> > pronunciation would become trisyllabic /gra'zi..as/.
> Oh! I'd thought "mucho" was an adverb. Though I probably should have
> noticed the lineage from "multus". Thank you. :-)
It is (or can be). As in the song, "B