- 2 2.1 (vacío, imperfección) gap, lacuna [formal] este caso demuestra las lagunas que existen en nuestra legislación this case demonstrates the lacunae o the omissions o the gaps in our legislation la laguna informativa sobre el tema the lack of information on the subject tengo una gran laguna en historia there are huge gaps in my knowledge of history 2.2 (en la memoria) memory lapse se me hizo una laguna my mind went blank ¿cuando toma, sufre lagunas? (Colombia) when you drink, do you suffer from loss of memory?
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...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.