- 2 [formal o lenguaje periodístico/formal or journalese] (situación) situation la coyuntura socioeconómica the socioeconomic climate o/or situation a la espera de una coyuntura más favorable awaiting more favorable circumstances aprovechó la coyuntura para irse he took advantage of the situation o/or opportunity to leave
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...
The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.