f(con artículo masculino en el singular/with masculine article in the singular)
- ember arrimar el ascua a su sardina [familiar/colloquial] to work things to one's own advantage estar en or sobre ascuas [familiar/colloquial] to be on tenterhooks, be on pins and needles (inglés norteamericano/American English) tener a algn en ascuas [familiar/colloquial] to keep sb on tenterhooks o/or in suspense
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...
The CAP (Curso de Adaptación Pedagógica) is a course taken in Spain by graduates with degrees in subjects other than education, who want to teach at secondary level. Students take a CAP in a particular subject, such as mathematics, literature, etc.