- 1 1.1 (cigarrera) cigarette case (estuche de tabaco — de cuero) tobacco pouch (— de metal) tobacco tin echarse por las petacas (Col) to go to pieces hacerle la petaca a algn to make sb an apple-pie bed [colloquial/familiar], to shortsheet sb (AmE) [colloquial/familiar] 1.2 (frasco) hipflask 1.3 (Méx) (maleta) suitcase 1.4 (Ur) (polvera) compact
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...
Havana, Cuba has three daily newspapers. The best known is Granma(www.granma.cubaweb.cu), official newspaper of the Cuban Communist Party. Trabajadores is published by the Cuban trade union movement, and the more lively Juventud Rebelde is aimed at a younger readership.