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The English ending “-ist” is related to “-ista” in Spanish

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activist
el activista
(ehl ahk-tee-bee-stah)

alarmist
el alarmista
(ehl ahl-ahrm-ees-stah)

anatomist
el anatomista
(ehl ahn-ah-toh-mee-stah)

apologist
el apologista
(ehl ah-pohl-oh-hee-stah)

artist
el artista
(ehl ahr-tee-stah)

Baptist
Baptista
(bahp-tee-stah)

behaviorist
behaviorista
(beh-ahv-ee-ohr-ee-stah)

botanist
botanista
(boh-tah-nee-stah)

capitalist
capitalista
(kahp-ee-tahl-ee-stah)

colonialist
colonialista
(koh-loh-nee-stah)

columnist
columnista
(kohl-oom-nee-stah)

communist
comunista (Don’t double the “m” in Spanish.)
(koh-moo-nee-stah)

conformist
el conformista
(kohn-fohr-mee-stah)

deist
deista
(deh-ee-stah)

dentist
dentista
(dehn-tee-stah)

economist
el economista
(ehl eh-koh-noh-mee-stah)

evangelist
evangelista
(eh-bahn-heh-lee-stah)

fascist
fascista
(fahs-see-stah)

feminist
feminista
(feh-mee-nee-stah)

finalist
finalista
(fee-nah-lee-stah)

florist
el florista
(ehl flohr-ee-stah)

hedonist
el hedonista
(ehl ehd-o-nee-stah)

idealist
idealista
(ee-deh-ah-lee-stah)

imperialist
imperialista
(eem-pehr-ee-ah-lee-stah)

impressionist
impresionista (Don’t double the “s” in Spanish.)
(eem-preh-see-ohn-ee-stah)

marxist
marxista
(mahrx-ee-stah)

narcissist
narcisista (Don’t double the “s” in Spanish.)
(nahr-see-see-stah)

opportunist
oportunista (Don’t double the “p” in Spanish.)
(oh-pohr-toon-ee-stah)

optometrist
el optometrista
(ehl ohp-toh-meh-tree-stah)

publicist
publicista
(poob-lee-see-stah)

racist
racista
(rah-see-stah)

socialist
socialista
(soh-see-ahl-ee-stah)