- 1.1 (unidad de peso) kilogram, kilo 1.2 [familiar/colloquial] (gran cantidad) tengo kilos de or un kilo de cosas que hacer I have loads of o a whole load of things to do [colloquial/familiar] estar un kilo (RPl) [familiar/colloquial] to be great [colloquial/familiar] sudar un kilo (Esp) [familiar/colloquial] to sweat blood, to work one's butt off (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], , to slog one's guts out (BrE) [colloquial/familiar] 1.3 (Esp) [argot/slang], (de pesetas) million me costó un kilo/dos kilos I paid a million/two million (euros) for it
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...
La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.