- 1 1.1 (adelanto) advance un gran avance en el campo de la medicina a great step forward o a breakthrough in the field of medicine no hubo avances significativos en las negociaciones no significant progress was made in the negotiations 1.2 (movimiento) advance; [Mil] advance; [Dep] move forward la lucha contra el avance del desierto the struggle against the advancing o encroaching desert
- 2 2.1 (Esp) [Cin] [TV] trailer un avance de la programación del fin de semana a preview of o a look ahead at this weekend's programs 2.2(avances mpl)(Méx) [Cin] [TV] trailer
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.