- 1 1.1 [prisionero] to chain, chain up encadenó la bicicleta a la reja she chained the bicycle to the railings 1.2 [obligación/trabajo] to tie, tie down 1.3 [ideas/pensamientos] to link
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.