- 1.1 [poético/poetic] isla (f), ínsula (f) [literario/literary]More example sentences1.2 (in place names) the Isle of Wight la Isla de Wight
- This house is set on the side of a low wooded hill overlooking Lough Gill and the lake isle of Innisfree.
- There are the Bikini Islanders, a gentle people who consider the tiny isle their home.
- As my thinking cap is keeping me positive, the emerald isle moves me.
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...
La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.