- 1v + adv (form line, row) ponerse* en fila, formar fila; (queue up) (AmE) hacer* cola they lined up behind the teacher se pusieron en or formaron fila detrás del maestro the party lined up behind the leader el partido cerró filas en torno a su líder
- 2v + o + adv, v + adv + o 2.1 (form into line) [soldiers/prisoners] poner* en fila 2.2 (arrange) we've a busy program lined up for you le tenemos preparada una apretada agenda we do not have anyone lined up for the job yet aún no tenemos a nadie en vista para el trabajo have you got anything lined up for the weekend? ¿tienes algo planeado para el fin de semana? 2.3 (align) alinear
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...
A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.