What are some fun Spanish words?

What are some fun Spanish words?

20 Fun Spanish Words You Need to Know

  • Mae (Costa Rica), Chamo (Venezuela), Tío (Spain), Quillo/quilla (Andalusia)
  • El de la vergüenza (Spain)
  • La sobremesa (Spain)
  • El lampiño (Latin America)
  • La vergüenza ajena (Latin America)
  • Friolero/caluroso (Spain and Latin America)

What are the weirdest Spanish words?

12 Weird Spanish Words You Won’t Believe Exist

  1. 1 – (el) duende. The term duende is used in two different situations.
  2. 3 – la amazona.
  3. 4 – la ginebra.
  4. 5 – quijotesco/a.
  5. 6 – el aquelarre.
  6. 7 – el sabotaje.
  7. 8 – la guagua.
  8. 9 – los escalofríos.

What are Spanish words that look like English words called?

When you find words that are the same in both languages they are referred to as English-Spanish cognates.

What are some fun words?

Let’s see which of these craziest words you already know and which ones are new to you:

  • Bumfuzzle. This is a simple term that refers to being confused, perplexed, or flustered or to cause confusion.
  • Cattywampus.
  • Gardyloo.
  • Taradiddle.
  • Snickersnee.
  • Widdershins.
  • Collywobbles.
  • Gubbins.

What are 3 Spanish borrowed words?

Below is a list of 15 English words loaned from Spanish with their meaning and etymological origin.

  • Breeze. Spanish word: Brisa.
  • Ranch. Spanish word: Rancho.
  • Guerrilla. Spanish word: Guerrilla.
  • Patio. Spanish word: Patio.
  • Stampede. Spanish word: Estampida.
  • Macho. Spanish word: Macho.
  • Cockroach. Spanish word: Cucaracha.
  • Avocado.

What are the 3 Spanish cognates?

Some examples are: academic – académico, alcoholic – alcohólico, domestic – doméstico, organic – orgánico, and panic – pánico. There are many more cognates in Spanish, as well as patterns, other than the ones listed above.

What is silly word?

Silly words or nonsense words are pretend words that have no meaning. They can be used as a way of encouraging children to identify real words and to practise reading words that contain the sounds they have learnt so far.

What are some funny Spanish sayings?

¡mangas verdes! This expression is usually used when something that was highly expected happens late.

  • especially in small towns.
  • ¡No he pegado ojo en toda la noche!
  • ¡Me tienes hasta la coronilla!
  • ¡Estoy hasta el moño!
  • What are all the cuss words on Spanish?

    not only in the Spanish language but in English as well.

  • “Mierda” – Shit.
  • “La Hostia” – “Holy Fuck or The Host”.
  • “Pollas en Vinagre” – “Cocks in Vinegar”.
  • “Que te Den” – “Fuck Off!”.
  • “Hijo de Puta” – “Son of A Bitch!”.
  • “Pinche” – “Fucking”.
  • “Que te Jodan” – “Fuck You!”.
  • What are some cool Spanish words?

    List of Cool Spanish Words. Amor – a loving nickname you say to another person. Usually the one you love. It is also the word for love. Amorfo – can be used to refer to an ugly person. It literally means without form. Achuchar – to hug someone to the point that they can´t breath.

    What are some cute Spanish words?

    More Spanish words for cute. lindo adjective. nice, beautiful, pretty, comely, bonny. mono adjective. nice, lovely, dandy, dinky, nice-looking. listo adjective.