- 1verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio 1.1 (to sb's home) telephone me or, better still, come over llámame o, mejor aún, pásate por casa or ven a casa 1.2 (from overseas) venir* 1.3 (change sides, opinions) she came over to our side se pasó a nuestro bando he'll soon come over to our way of thinking ya se va a convencer de que tenemos razón 1.4 (have sudden feeling) to come over faint marearse he came over all shivery de repente le dieron escalofríos 1.5come across 2 1
- 2verb + preposition + object/verbo + preposición + complemento (affect, afflict) a feeling of nausea came over her le dieron náuseas I don't know what came over me no sé qué me pasó whatever came over you? ¿cómo se te ocurrió hacer eso?
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.