prolongarse v pron
- 1.1 (en el tiempo) to go on, carry on el debate se prolongó más de lo previsto the debate went on o carried on o continued longer than expected la espera se prolongó durante horas we/they had to wait for hours la fiesta se prolongó hasta la madrugada the party went on o/or carried on into the early hours 1.2 (en el espacio) [carretera/línea] to extend
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...
Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.