- 1 1.1 [Finanzas/Finance] [acciones] to quote las acciones se cotizan a 525 pesos the shares are quoted at o/or are worth 525 pesos, the share price is 525 pesos acciones que se cotizan bien últimamente shares which have been performing well recently la libra se cotizaba a 1.51 euros the pound stood at o/or was worth 1.51 euros estos apartamentos se cotizan en $500.000 these apartments are valued at o/or are worth $500,000 1.2 (apreciar, valorar) to value es el idioma que más se cotiza it is the language most in demand, the most highly-valued language
- 2 (Andes) [cuadro/joyas] to value; [obra/reparación] to give an estimate for
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...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.