- aproximadamente approximately ten years ago hace diez años aproximadamente, hace aproximadamente diez años, hace unos diez añosMore example sentences
- In the end they held on, to go into the next round in approximately two weeks time.
- She's wearing a dress so skimpy it's approximately the size of a tiny postage stamp.
- The walk will cover a distance of four miles taking approximately two hours to complete.
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.