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  • La lluvia no amainó el ánimo de los seguidores que aplaudieron a rabiar la presentación de casi dos horas.
  • Relanzó la protesta en Cajamarca cuando ya amainaba.
  • Eso nos ayudará una vez que esta crisis amaine.

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    Word of the day haughty
    Pronunciation: ˈhɔːti
    arrogantly superior and disdainful
    Cultural fact of the day


    Carnaval is the three days of festivities preceding Lent, characterized by costumes, masks, drinking, music, and dancing. Spain's most colorful carnival is in Santa Cruz, Tenerife, and Cadiz's carnival is also famous. In Spanish-speaking Latin America, the carnivals of Uruguay, Bolivia, and Venezuela are very well known.