Spanish Word of the Day
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
especial adjective: special
  • You can use especial in many similar contexts to English special.
    precios especiales para niños special prices for children
    La sociedad debe prestarles especial atención. Society needs to pay them special attention.
  • Notice how you use it in the phrase en especial to mean especially or particularly:
    precios especiales para niños special prices for children
    La sociedad debe prestarles especial atención. Society needs to pay them special attention.
    su expansión en Latinoamérica, en especial en el mercado brasileño its expansion in Latin America, and particularly or especially in the Brazilian market.
  • You can also translate it as in particular:
    precios especiales para niños special prices for children
    La sociedad debe prestarles especial atención. Society needs to pay them special attention.
    su expansión en Latinoamérica, en especial en el mercado brasileño its expansion in Latin America, and particularly or especially in the Brazilian market.
    ¿Desea ver a alguien en especial? Do you want to see anybody in particular?
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