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Gerald Erichsen

"Intern" and Interno Not the Same Thing

By January 30, 2013

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Go to a hospital in the U.S., and if you ask to see an intern chances are you want medical information. But go to a hospital in Spanish-speaking world and ask for an interno, and you may end up talking with a patient, even though "intern" and interno are cognates. Read our newest lesson, on use of the verb internar, to find out why.

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