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Punctuation

As a general rule the punctuation of Spanish and English is very similar. However, there are a number of conventions which are well worth bearing in mind.

Writing letters in Spanish

Help with laying out letters written in Spanish, starting and ending your letter, and avoiding misunderstandings or misinterpretations.

HECHO CULTURAL

In Spain, pinchos are small portions of food, often on a cocktail stick, eaten in a bar or cafe. Often free, they are similar to tapas, but much smaller. There are pinchos of many foods, including Spanish omelet, ham, sausage, and anchovy.

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Cita del mes

“The man who works and is not bored is never old.”

Pablo Casals

(1876–1973)

Spanish cellist, conductor, and composer

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Useful expressions in Spanish

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