- [fee/price] abusivo, exorbitante; [demand] excesivo, desmesuradoMore example sentences
- The ticket prices were not extortionate, it was after all a semi final, and we don't play at home again until February 7.
- Rather, he is keen to defend football from the usual allegations that ticket prices are extortionate.
- How do young people have the money to buy these tickets, usually in bulk, and at extortionate prices.
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...
In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.