- 1.1 [Mil] vanguardia (f)More example sentences1.2 (forefront) vanguardia (f) to be in the vanguard (of sth) estar* en or a la vanguardia (de algo)
More example sentences
- The vanguard of the army began crossing the river in late afternoon on 6 April.
- Two hundred and four warriors formed the vanguard of the army.
- Nelson's tactics slicing the enemy line ensured the vanguard played a negligible role in the battle which followed.
- Now we are at the centre of European and international politics - negotiating EU treaties and occupying a prominent position in the vanguard of the Information Age.
- He argues that the creation of three new rail stations, the introduction of park-and-ride facilities and the opening up of greenways for buses places the city in the vanguard of 21st-century urban development.
- Even though the Bay Area was not in the vanguard of developing a distinct hip-hop style, audiences and dancers have embraced it with a vengeance.
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.