- 1 1.1 (alimentación) diet su dieta habitual their staple diet 1.2 (régimen) diet estar/ponerse a dieta to be/go on a diet
- 2 2.1 (para viajes) allowance cobra unas dietas muy elevadas he gets generous traveling expenses o/or a generous subsistence allowance 2.2 (de un parlamentario) salary
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...
In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.