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Spanish Word of the Day: Hacer changuitos

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Hacer changuitos

Léxico mejicano

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 7/23/2010
Word: Hacer changuitos
(chan-GUI-tos), sustantivo masculino.
English: To cross your fingers
Etymology: De chango, mono.
Meaning: Cruzar los dedos, poner el dedo medio sobre el índice, con la intención de que eso traiga buena suerte.
Topic:Léxico mejicano
Example:

Por favor, haz changuitos para que me vaya bien el examen de mañana.

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