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From llama to paella PDF
Friday, 24 February 2012 10:00

From llama to paella

Here's Part Three of my selection of the hundreds of Spanish words that have entered the English language over the last five centuries. The third article in the series is available at: Spanish Matters: A-Z of Spanish in English Part Three - From llama to paella



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Spanish Matters: A-Z of Spanish in English Part One - From adobe to desperado

Spanish Matters: A-Z of Spanish in English Part Two - From Eldorado to Junta

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Paul Whitelock

Paul is a Joint Honours graduate in Spanish and German, a qualified teacher (PGCE) and has a Member of the Institute of Linguists (MIL) qualification.

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