- 1 (como objeto indirecto) les quiero mostrar algo (a ellos, ellas) I want to show them something (a ustedes) I want to show you something les puse las fundas a los muebles I put the covers on the furniture pregúntales a ellas ask them ¿a ustedes no les molesta el ruido? doesn't the noise bother you? les han dado un ultimátum they've been given an ultimatum les resultó muy difícil entenderte they found it very difficult to understand you, it was very difficult for them to understand you se les han echado a perder los tomates their tomatoes have gone rotten el niño no les duerme their son isn't sleeping
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.