- 1 1.1 u c (aptitude, skill) talento (m) to have musical/artistic talent tener* talento musical/artístico she has a talent for languages tiene mucha facilidad para los idiomas with his usual talent for saying the wrong thing con su habilidad característica para meter la pata [familiar/colloquial]More example sentences1.2 u (talented people) gente (f) con talento
More example sentences1.3 u (attractive women or men) (BrE) [colloquial/familiar] they were eying up the talent estaban pasando revista al personal presente [humorístico/humorous] not much talent here tonight! ¡esta noche no hay nadie que valga la pena!
- A talent for design and beauty makes visual art or architecture a good choice of profession.
- By dint of hard work and determination Piper used his natural artistic talent and practical skills to great effect.
- Madison is a refreshing mature artist with natural talent and strong views about all aspects of her music and career.
- He had come all the way from a small village to watch the best of talent gathered from all over the country.
- On the field he reads the game very well and possesses immense talent.
- The news is sure to please the Gigg Lane faithful, who relish watching home-grown talent.
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...
Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.