verbo transitivo/transitive verb
verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb
- to begin al comenzar el día at the beginning of the day comenzaré contigo I will begin o/or start with you comenzar +
gerundio/gerundto begin by -ingcomenzó diciendo que … she began o/or [formal] commenced by saying that …comenzar a+ infinitivo/infinitivecomenzaron a disparar they started firing o/or to fire, they opened fire comenzar poralgo to begin withsth comencemos por la catedral let us begin with the cathedral comenzar por+ infinitivo/infinitiveto begin by -ingcomenzaron por amenazarme they began by threatening me
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 Central America and Mexico, the word 'botana' means a small portion of food, olives, peanuts etc, usually served with a drink at parties, bars, or social occasions.