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Don’t make the swedish in Spain

Posted on 2 August, 2016 at 2:18pm by Team Comments Off on Don’t make the swedish in Spain
Don’t make the swedish in Spain

Fer retxes a s’aigo – make lines to the water! Used in Mallorca when you are not doing anything or doing something without any meaning at all.

Hacerse el sueco – to make the Swedish! When someone plays dumb – no offense intended though.

Ponerse las botas – put on the boots… When you do something with abandon, mostly used as ating […]

Don’t touch the two during your incentives in Barcelona

Posted on 27 July, 2016 at 8:54am by Team Comments Off on Don’t touch the two during your incentives in Barcelona
Don’t touch the two during your incentives in Barcelona

Toco el dos – I touch the two! Used in Barcelona; best translation might be “I am out of here”. In Spanish it equals “me largo” – I make me longer…

No hay dos sin tres – there is no two without three! Probably the “three’s a charm” when after two times you hope the third will be the last one.

No […]

Don’t mount a chicken during your next incentive in Spain

Posted on 19 July, 2016 at 9:06am by Team Comments Off on Don’t mount a chicken during your next incentive in Spain
Don’t mount a chicken during your next incentive in Spain

Montar un pollo – to mount a chicken! Obviously no one really rides the chicken here. This expression is used when someone makes a loud and very unnecessary complaint about something thinking the louder he gets the more right he is.

No te comes la cabeza – don’t eat your head! Don’t worry (about something).

No tiene abuela – he has no […]

More sayings and curious expressions for your incentive or meeting in ESpain!

Posted on 7 July, 2016 at 3:25pm by Team Comments Off on More sayings and curious expressions for your incentive or meeting in ESpain!
More sayings and curious expressions for your incentive or meeting in ESpain!

More milk for you 😉

“Vale un ojo de la cara” – it costs an eye of the face! Mostly something very expensive – depending on where you are it might cost you a new mortgage; in some parts of the world an arm and a leg. We all have our priorities…
Sometimes it costs an egg in Spain (vale un huevo); […]

So, what has the milk to do with anything?

Posted on 29 June, 2016 at 2:55pm by Team Comments Off on So, what has the milk to do with anything?
So, what has the milk to do with anything?

Whenever we travel to a foreign country with a different language, it’s good to know some words that help us to get around.
Every country has its own sayings, popular myths and particular expressions. We would like to bring you nearer to our Spanish ones – which also vary from region to region, so you will find also expressions from Galicia, […]

Spanish sayings to use during your incentives in Spain

Posted on 8 July, 2014 at 9:26am by Team Comments Off on Spanish sayings to use during your incentives in Spain
Spanish sayings to use during your incentives in Spain

So, what has the milk to do with anything?

This sentences can help you during your next incentives in Spain

Every country has its own sayings, popular myths and particular expressions. We would like to bring you nearer to our Spanish ones – which also vary from region to region, so you will find also expressions from Galicia, Basque Country, Balearics or […]

Dictionary English / Spanish

Posted on 12 February, 2014 at 11:00am by Team Comments Off on Dictionary English / Spanish
Dictionary English / Spanish

Spanish – English Dictionary: Polite and essential words

Whenever we travel to a foreign country with a different language, it’s good to know some words that help us to get around.
Good Morning: Buenos Días
Good Afternoon: Buenas tardes
Good Night: Buenas noches
See you tomorrow: Hasta mañana
Please: Por favor
Thank you very much: Muchas gracias
You’re welcome: De nada
May I have the bill please?: ¿La cuenta […]

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