- 1.1 (fondness) liking (
forsth) afición (f)( aalgo) my liking for sweets mi afición a los dulces she's always had a liking for reading siempre ha sido aficionada a la lectura, siempre le ha gustado leer to take a liking to sb tomarle or (esp Esp) cogerle* simpatía a algn to take a liking to sth tomarle or (esp Esp) cogerle* el gusto a algoMore example sentences1.2 (satisfaction) gusto (m) to be to sb's liking ser* del gusto or del agrado de algn it's too sweet for my liking es demasiado dulce para mi gusto I'm sorry the meal wasn't to your liking siento que la comida no haya sido de su agrado
- A liking for birds is an ineluctable aspect of being human.
- I developed a liking for devotional songs of the Goddess from childhood.
- Hong Kong people seem to have a liking for older candidates.
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...
Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.