Why do Spaniards kill worms when they’re hungry? Why should you give up your romantic hopes if the object of your affection gives you pumpkins? Why would you be excreting milk if your alarm clock didn’t go off? Find out why in this week’s post where we delve into the curious world of Spanish expressions! This week we’ll start with five common and very strange idioms, including the origins of the expressions and some examples of how to use them so you can impress your Spanish friends.
Want to find out why the days are so long in Spain? Or why you should never invite a Spaniard to a wedding in August? Or just want to learn some Spanish swear words? Then read on to find out in my A-Z of Spain (Part One).