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  • Cuando llega al nadir del periplo mitológico, pasa por una prueba suprema y recibe su recompensa.
  • Todo pareciera indicar que este nadir ha comenzado de manera irremisible.
  • No fueron rencores los que albergó en el nadir de su paso terrenal.

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    Word of the day fortissimo
    Pronunciation: fôrˈtisəˌmō
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
    Cultural fact of the day


    A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.