- 1.1 [persona] (por el frío) to shiver; (por nervios, miedo) to shake, tremble estaba tan asustado que estaba temblando he was quaking o shaking o trembling with fear sus amenazas me hicieron temblar I trembled at her threats tiemblo de pensar lo que podría haber pasado I shudder to think what might have happened temblaba de rabia she was shaking o/or quivering with rage (+ me/te/le etc) me tiembla el párpado my eyelid is twitching estaba tan nervioso que le temblaba la mano he was so nervous that his hand was shaking la voz le temblaba de emoción/de ira her voice was quivering o/or trembling with emotion/rage temblar como un flan to shake like a jelly o/or leaf 1.2 [edificio/tierra] to shake sus gritos hicieron temblar las paredes her shouts made the walls shake
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...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.