- [viaje] to embark on; [tarea/proyecto/aventura] to undertake emprender la retirada [Militar/Military] to beat a retreat emprender la marcha to set out el pájaro emprendió el vuelo the bird took flight emprendieron la lucha contra la droga they took up the fight against drugs el ejército emprendió el ataque contra el enemigo the army launched an attack on the enemy emprendimos el regreso al amanecer we began our o/or embarked on the return journey at daybreak emprenderla con algn, estaba de mal humor y la emprendió conmigo she was in a bad mood and she took it out on me la emprendió a puñetazos con él he started punching him
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.