- 1.1 (en una calle) corner en la calle Princesa, esquina (a) Altamirano on the corner of Princesa (Street) and Altamirano volver or doblar la esquina to go round o/or turn the corner el café hace esquina con la plaza the cafe is on the corner of the square 1.2 [Deporte/Sport] saca de esquina Gómez Gómez takes the corner (kick) a la vuelta de la esquina (literal) around the corner (muy cerca) just around the corner las Navidades ya están a la vuelta de la esquina Christmas is just around the corner
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.