- 1.1 (por la altura) vertigo padecer de/tener vértigo to suffer from/have vertigo me da or produce vértigo asomarme a la ventana leaning out of the window gives me vertigo, leaning out of the window makes me dizzy o/or giddy de vértigo, a una velocidad de vértigo at breakneck speed excedentes de vértigo startling o/or amazing surpluses 1.2 (actividad intensa) frenzy el vértigo de la vida moderna the frantic pace of modern life
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.