Word of the Day
Sunday, August 11, 2013
Compromiso is another word which isn’t quite what it seems. In one of its uses it means engagement or arrangement rather than ‘compromise’.
El ministro tuvo que cancelar todos sus compromisos
The minister had to cancel all his engagements
Mañana no puedo ir, tengo un compromiso
I can’t go tomorrow, I’ve got something on
¿Tiene algún compromiso para esta noche?
Have you got anything arranged for tonight?
Phrase of the Day
To turn a blind eye
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