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palabras importadas del español al inglés

Discussion in 'Spanish-English Grammar / Gramática Español-Inglés' started by Canito, Nov 5, 2006.

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  1. Canito Junior Member

    Spain
    Conece alguien palabras españolas que se utilicen en la leungua inglesa?

    Gracias
     
  2. Henrik Larsson Senior Member

    Socuéllamos
    Spanish
    amigo
    gazpacho
     
  3. unoka New Member

    spanish
    creo recordar ahora

    fiesta
    siesta
     
  4. Jellby

    Jellby Senior Member

    Spanish (Spain)
    guerrilla
    aficionado
     
  5. gin2402 New Member

    usa english
    rodeo
    patio

    are two more
     
  6. Vivero Senior Member

    Madrid, Spain
    Spanish, Spain
    alligator (el lagarto)
    chocolate (Spanish took the word from Nahuatl)
    armada (fleet of warships)
    madrone (also madrone or madrona, a tree; Spanish, Madroño)
    tango
    coyote (from mexican Spanish, and before from Nahuatl)
    potato (from Spanish patata, and before from Taino batata and quechua papa)
    tomato (from Spanish, and before from Nahuatl)
    macho, machismo (of course!)
    --- y muchas otras...
     
  7. micafe

    micafe Senior Member

    United States
    Spanish - Colombia
    Junta – tornado –cargo – mosquito – cafeteria – banana – tuna – bizarre – canyon – vanilla – cockroach – iguana – pimento – ranch – salsa – tobacco – cannibal – plaza - chocolate.

    And many, many more..

    All the names of Mexican food that is so popular in the US: burritos, enchiladas, guacamole, etc..
    ;)
     
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