Caló Previous Episodes

“Cantón No Es Chante”

On Caló this week, writer Oscar Rodriguez explores the words “cantón” and “chante” — shared-housing and a home, respectively.

You can hear Caló every Tuesday on Marfa Public Radio during “Dos Horas con Primo.”

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We’ll Tell Them Apéate Del Macho

On Caló this week, the word writer Oscar Rodriguez explores: “Apéate” — get down, get off, get on your feet.

You can hear Caló every Tuesday on Marfa Public Radio during “Dos Horas con Primo.”

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Mercar en Trucha

On Caló this week, host Oscar Rodriguez explores two words: “Mercar” and “Trucha” — the first meaning to buy or purchase, and trucha meaning to watch out, or be on alert.

You can hear Caló every Tuesday on Marfa Public Radio during “Dos Horas con Primo.”

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