- 1 (equidad) equality libertad, igualdad, fraternidad liberty, equality, fraternity igualdad de oportunidades/derechos equal opportunities/rights por primera vez se enfrentaban en igualdad de condiciones for the first time they faced each other on equal terms o/or on an equal footing
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.