- [premio] to win, receive; [resultado] to obtain, achieve; [calificación/autorización/préstamo] to obtain, get se han obtenido importantes mejoras significant improvements have been obtained o/or achieved obtuvimos los fondos necesarios del banco we got o obtained o [formal] secured the necessary funding from the bank
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.