- flu, influenza [técnico/technical] tener gripe to have the flu está con (la) gripe she has the flu o/or has come down with the flu (inglés norteamericano/American English) she has flu o/or has come down with flu (inglés británico/British English)
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...
Did you know that bable (or asturiano) is a variety of Castilian spoken in Asturias? It went into decline when the kingdom of Castile achieved political dominance and imposed Castilian on what became Spain. By the twentieth century it was confined to rural areas. With the revival of Spanish regional languages