- there's a knack to making omelettesI'll never get the knack of this!hacer tortillas tiene su truco or (Mexico) su chistehe has the knack of explaining things simply¡nunca le voy a agarrar la onda (Latin America) [colloquial] or (Spain) coger el tranquillo a esto!he has a o the knack of disappearing when he's neededtiene el don de saber explicarse con sencillezshe has a knack of o for getting into troublesiempre se las arregla para desaparecer cuando uno lo necesitatiene una habilidad especial para meterse en líosExample sentences
- He found work as a freelance consultant for engineering companies and soon discovered he had a knack for it.
- During this campaign he displayed one of his greatest skills, the knack of surrounding himself with the right people.
- Postle has a knack for combining slapstick comedy and pathos, which is very effective in this instance.
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Opus Dei - Latin for "God's Work" - is a Catholic organization founded in Spain in 1928. The Opus became very influential in Spanish society, above all by founding schools and universities. The aim was to create an élite which would spread Christian ideals throughout society. The University of Navarre is one of its foremost institutions.