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Joined: November 16, 2011
Comments posted: 1
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I'm a French-Canadian (from Ontario!) who is learning Spanish. I like grammar. I also love to draw, bake, sew, play video games, and read.

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Sloth is right. In English, 'American' is the correct term for a resident of the US, but in Spanish it is technically 'estadounidense'.

Also, North and South America are considered one continent in South America (whereas we consider it two continents), so I can see why there might be confusion for English speakers to hear South Americans call themselves 'American'. To them, everyone residing on these two continents are 'Americans'.

niniebee November 16, 2011, 1:56am

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