- caress le hizo una caricia al perro she stroked the dog le hizo una caricia al niño she stroked the child's face ( o cheek etc) sentía la caricia del sol en su piel he could feel the sun caressing his skin [literary/literario]
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 name of Spain's state-run post office is correos. Stamps can be bought in an estanco, although certified or express mail must be sent from a post office (estafeta or oficina de correos). Postboxes in Spain are silver with red and yellow hoops. There are also red boxes for urgent mail. In Latin America correo, in the singular, means both a post office and the mail system.