Today's WOTD is: "verano" = summer
In Spanish, the noun "verano" is a masculine noun of Latin origin which means summer.
Some commonly used expressions containing the words "verano" are:
- En verano (in the summertime);
- En pleno verano (at the height of summer/ in high summer);
- Horario de verano (summer time/ summertime timetable/special summertime business hours);
- Nube de verano (summer cloud/ passing cloud/ temporary setback);
- Ropa de verano (summer clothes/ clothing);
Some examples of the use of the word "verano" are:
- En verano no llueve tanto (in the summertime it doesn't rain as much);
- Estamos en pleno verano (we are in high summer);
- Al empezar el horario de verano se adelantan los relojes (clocks are put forward at the beginning of summertime);
- En España, los bancos suelen hacer horario de verano (in Spain banks usually have special summer business hours);
- Eso es nube de verano y pronto pasará (that is a temporary setback and soon will be over);
- La ropa de verano suele ser muy cómoda (summer clothes are often very comfortable);
Love-Spanish.com loves the word "verano" in the YouTube clip: El amor de verano de Terry, Candy
For more on the word "verano", visit: Wordreference.com/es/en/ Verano
*NB 'Click' on the speaker icon next to the word “verano” in the link to hear the word pronounced.
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