- 1 (tarea) mission desempeñar/cumplir una misión to carry out/accomplish a mission o task ¡misión cumplida! [frase hecha/set phrase] mission accomplished!
- 2 (delegación) la misión científica que viajó al Polo Norte the team of scientists who went to the North Pole la misión (diplomática) española en la ONU the Spanish diplomatic delegation to the UN
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...
The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.