Recent content by mkohn

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    Generic Viagra (dedicated to Criss Colon :))

    In Pharmacology, all drugs have two names, a trade name and generic name. For example, the trade name of Tylenol also has a generic name of Acetaminophen. Aleve is also called Naproxen. Amoxil is also called Amoxicillin, and Advil is also called Ibuprofen. The FDA has been looking for a...
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    development

    http://msnbc.msn.com/id/13941226/ Small island, big investment potential Caribbean's pristine Dominican Republic attracts wave of U.S. investors mkohn
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    LA F?BULA DEL PENDEJO - en espa?ol

    LA FÁBULA DEL PENDEJO Se cuenta que en una ciudad del interior, un grupo de personas se divertían con el pendejo del pueblo, un pobre infeliz, de poca inteligencia, que vivía haciendo pequeños mandados y recibiendo limosnas. Diariamente algunos hombres llamaban al pendejo al bar donde se...
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    Un ejecutivo env?a un fax a su esposa:

    "Querida esposa: Comprender?s que ahora que tienes 54 a?os, yo tengo ciertas necesidades que t? ya no puedes satisfacer. Soy muy feliz contigo, te considero una esposa maravillosa y sinceramente, espero que no te sientas herida u ofendida al saber que cuando recibas este fax, voy a estar...
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    care givers

    Doctor... el doct?r/a---el m?dico/a Nurse... la enfermera Surgeon... el cirujano Nutrition... el nutricionista... dietas y nutrici?n Pharmacist... el farmac?utico... la medicina
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    Medical specialties

    Internal medicine... medicina interna... los ?rganos internos Otolaryngology... otorrinolaringolog?a... los o?dos, la nariz, la garganta Ophthalmology... oftalmolog?a... los ojos Cardiology... cardiolog?a... el coraz?n Pneumology... pulmon?a... los pulmones Gastroenterology...
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    Organs etc.

    The heart... el coraz?n The brain... el cerebro The intestine... el intestino The kidney... el ri??n The liver... El h?gado The spleen... El bazo The pancreas... El p?ncreas The lung... El pulm?n The uterus... el ?tero The gallbladder... la ves?cula biliar Bone... El hueso Blood... La sangre...
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    aqui/aca vs. alli/alla

    Here's one that might be useful. Who can explain the differences between aqui and aca, and alli and alla? I know I missed the accents - I'm lucky to have a computer. mkohn
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    Indigenous infirmities

    Monga: Mysterious body temperature, not high enough to be considered fever, but serious enough to miss school and work. Illness is unknown by the American Medical Association (AMA) and only understood by doctors of indigenous origin. Patat?: Attack of obscure origin that can strike at any...
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    te-kil-ya

    Copyrighted. Plus it was covered in our Daily News (Tuesday - 8th March)
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    Fire in Dominican Prison Kills at Least 58

    World - AP Latin America Fire in Dominican Prison Kills at Least 58 16 minutes ago World - AP Latin America SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - Gang members fighting in a provincial Dominican Republic prison set pillows and sheets ablaze, setting a fire that killed at least 58 people...
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    Man of God

    I recently heard that Juan Luis Guerra has converted to a 'Man of God.' Anybody know anything about this? mkohn
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    Columbus' DNA needed

    http://www.cnn.com/2004/TECH/science/10/01/gen.spain.columbus.ap/index.html The debate goes on as to whether Columbus' remains are in Spain, or in the DR. They are using DNA tests. mkohn
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    el nuevo sacerdote

    El nuevo padre de la parroquia estaba tan nervioso en su primer serm?n que casi no consigui? hablar. Antes de su segundo serm?n, el domingo siguiente, pregunt? al Arzobispo como podr?a hacer para relajarse. Este le sugiri? lo siguiente: - La pr?xima vez, coloque unas gotitas de vodka en el...
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    Any kids in the DR have Pokemon cards?

    I'm looking for any names that are either translated into Spanish, or really popular with Spanish-speaking kids. One of my students wants a Pokemon name, and he's learning Spanish. It would be different if I were teaching him Japanese. BTW, Pokemon is English to Japanese: pocketmonster... Thanks...