- arveja (feminine) or (Spain/España) guisante (masculine) or (Central America, México/América Central, México) chícharo (masculine) as (a)like as two peas in a pod como dos gotas de agua (before noun/delante del nombre) pea soup sopa (f) or crema (f) de arvejas ( or guisantes etc) pea soup fog niebla (feminine) espesaMore example sentences
- Crops of good home-grown vegetables - fresh green peas, broad beans and courgettes - are plentiful at this time of year.
- The vegetables were new potatoes and fresh green peas.
- Other good sources are asparagus, oats, whole wheat and fresh green peas.
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...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.