- 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
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The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments.