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Spanish expressions that come from and are only spoken in Peru!!!

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One of the biggest fans of Halcombe and a loving reader of his first book written in Spanish, Ser un Tusitala, comes from Perú. 

In order to pay homage to this beautiful South American country, we are to show some Spanish expressions that come from and are only spoken there. Take a look!!!

Peruvian fan of Halcombe!!!!


Perú: Recontra Spanish: demasiado English: Too much

Perú: Canchita Spanish palomitas English: popcorn

Perú: Chévere Spanish: bonito, bien English: beautiful

Perú: Pata Spanish: tío, chico English: guy, man,

Perú: Engreír Spanish: mimar, cuidar English: Look after, pamper

Perú: Flaca Spanish: tía, chica English: girl, gal

Perú: Colectivo Spanish: autobús English: coach, bus

Perú: Bacán Spanish: guay English: cool

Perú: Huasca Spanish: borrachera English: drunkenness

Perú: Galán/enamorado Spanish: hombre, pareja  English: lover, man.

Perú: Pituco Spanish: rico, de familia acomodada English: Rich, posh.

Perú: Ficho Spanish: pijo, caro: English: Expensive.

Perú: Chibolo Spanish: chaval, niño English: child

Perú: Botar Spanish: echar, expulsar English: expel, kick out, send off.

Perú: Roche Spanish: vergüenza English: Embarrasment

Perú: Floro Spanish: palabras English: Words, speech

Perú: Gafo Spanish: Tonto English: Silly

Perú: Regia Spanish: guapa English: Pretty

Causa limeña: postre típico del Perú- Typical dish from Perú.

Ceviche: plato típico del Perú a base de pescado-Typical fish dish from Perú.

Hope you have discovered new words and have found this interesting.

Lastly, you can watch a humble TV interview with Halcombe

Please, do share, hype and comment!!! Thanks a lot for reading this. If you want to read a version of this post written in Spanish follow this link:

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