- temple (m), entereza (f) to show one's mettle demostrar* lo que se vale to be on one's mettle estar* dispuesto a dar lo mejor de síMore example sentences
- Although Kelly presents herself as uncomplicated and cheerful, every so often the public glimpse her true mettle.
- It will take sterner tests before we see the true mettle of these Mayo players.
- It is the closest that the PGA Tour has come to links conditions, the ultimate test of a golfer's mettle and patience.
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.