- 1.1 (on table) cubierto (masculine)More example sentences1.2 (cutlery set) juego (m) individual de cubiertos; (crockery set) juego (m) de vajilla para un comensal
- She also mentions that when confused by a complicated place setting, one should use the cutlery from the outside and then work in towards the plate.
- I daintily set mine on the tray provided, careful not to let it spill onto the puffy place setting.
- There will have to be a third place setting at the table in the candlelit restaurant and an extra complimentary pass will be needed at the night club.
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.