- (en un muro) breach, opening; (en la frente, cabeza) gash se hizo una brecha en la cabeza he gashed his head, he split his head open el sol abrió una brecha entre las nubes the sun broke through the clouds se ha abierto una profunda brecha entre el gobierno y el ejército a deep division has opened up between o/or there is now a serious rift between the army and the government abrir brecha to break through, blaze a trail una investigación que abrió brecha en el tema research which proved to be a breakthrough in the field, trailblazing research in the field estar en la brecha to be in the thick of things seguir en la brecha to stand one's ground
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...
Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.