Practical Dictionary of the lessons learned during these 3 weeks.
"Potunhol" and Galician is not enough.
Soon = It will happen between the next 12 to 24 hours.
Timetable = theory of relativity
Bus stop = may or may not passing buses. May or may not stop.
Timeliness = something that everyone has heard but no one has seen
Visitors Center = information here???
Information Center Workers = those who ask others when asked. They are reported with your questions.
Corroborate information =to ask several times and / or multiple sources without receiving the same answer. It is right and necessary.
Safe driving = what??? when???
Taxi fare = Turkish bazaar
Cry of a child = European eccentricity (for here is very rare to hear one)
Temperature = warm = 25 to 30 degrees
"Gift" peddler = and then pay me now
Hips = partly independent of body movement and always keeps pace. Unknown to Europeans hip plaster.
Play tricks = something innate in Latin countries to avoid paying a service (say this because we had practiced earlier in espanha).
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