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- 2 (grado, cifra) la delincuencia ha alcanzado cotas alarmantes crime has reached alarming levels alcanzó la cota histórica de 2.500 it reached the historic 2,500 mark o/or level quiere alcanzar cotas más altas en su carrera she wants to scale greater heights in her career
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...
Every year the charitable Fundación Príncipe de Asturias makes eight awards in various categories. They are presented by the Príncipe de Asturias, the heir to the Spanish throne, in the Asturian city of Oviedo. The prize includes a monetary reward of 50,000 euros and a sculpture by the Catalan artist Joan Miró. Winners have included: the writers Umberto Eco and Mario Vargas Llosa; the politicians Nelson Mandela and Yasser Arafat; the organization Médecins sans Frontières; the scientist Stephen Hawking; and the golfer Severiano Ballesteros.