- 1.1 [persona] (copiar) to copy, imitate; (para reírse) to do an impression of, mimic, take off (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial] se sentó y todos lo imitaron he sat down and everyone followed suit ¿la has visto imitar a la profesora? have you seen her doing her impression of the teacher o/or taking the teacher off? 1.2 [voz/gesto/estilo] to imitate; (para reírse) to imitate, mimic, take off (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial] te imita el acento a la perfección he imitates your accent perfectly había imitado la firma de su padre she had forged her father's signature 1.3 (tener el aspecto de) to simulate un revestimiento de plástico imitando azulejos a tile-effect plastic covering
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, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.