Daily routine in Spanish

A collection of words and phrases to describe daily routines and activities in Spanish. Common daily routine words and expressions

A collection of common words to describe your daily routines and activities in Spanish. Let’s check out!

Daily routine in Spanish

Daily routine vocabulary

  • daily routine – rutina diaria
  • to awaken – despertar (used to talk about someone or something that wakes a person, like your mother or an alarm clock.)

Note: If you want to talk about someone being woken up by something or someone else, use reflexive pronouns such as me or te to indicate who is being awoken. In this case, the verb isn’t reflexive.

E.g: My mother wakes me up – Mi madre me despierta

  • to wake up – despertarse (used when someone has woken up without provocation)

E.g: I wake up in the morning – Me despierto en la mañana

  • get up – levantarse
  • wash one’s face – lavarse la cara
  • brush one’s teeth – cepillarse los dientes (Me lavo los dientes – I wash/brush my teeth)
  • have a shower – ducharse (I have a shower – Me duchowear – vestir)
  • get dressed – vestirse (I get dressed – Me visto)
  • put on clothes – ponerse la ropa
  • shave – afeitarse (I shave – me afeito; Do you shave? – ¿te afeitas?)
  • put makeup on oneself – Maquillarse/pintarse
  • have a shower – ducharse (I have a shower – me ducho)
  • bath – bañarse

Daily routine in Spanish

Note:

You may have noticed that all these verbs end in -se. And they are reflexive. So the subject of the sentence performs an action on itself.

E.g: Me baño – I bath (I bath myself)

When conjugating these verbs, you have to add the reflexive pronouns (me/te/se/nos/os/se) in front of conjugated forms

E.g:

Me lavo la cara, me cepillo los dientes y me ducho – I wash my face, I brush my teeth and I have a shower

  • make the bed – hacer la cama
  • I comb my hair – me peino
  • eat – comer
  • prepare the food – hacer la comida
  • have breakfast – desayunar
  • have lunch – almorzar
  • have dinner – cenar
  • rest – descanso
  • leave the house – salir de casa (Salgo de casa a las ocho. – I leave home at 8 o’clock)
  • arrive home – llegar a casa
  • take off one’s clothes – quitarse la ropa
  • go to bed – acostarse
  • fall asleep – dormirse
  • go to work – trabajar
  • study – estudiar
  • watch television – ver la televisión/ver la tele
  • listen to music – escuchar música
  • kiss – besarse
  • hug – abrazarse
  • go to school – ir a la escuela
  • drive – manejar
  • catch the bus – tomar el autobús
  • do some exercise – hacer ejercicio
  • do the homework – hacer la tarea
  • set the alarm clock – poner el despertador

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Names of animals in Spanish

In today’s lesson, we will learn how to say names of different animals in Spanish. Below you will find a vocabulary list of animals in Spanish.

Names of animals in Spanish

  • la abeja – bee
  • el alacrán – scorpion
  • la jirafa – giraffe
  • el alce – moose
  • la lagartija – lizard
  • el águila – eagle
  • el león – lion
  • la libélula –  dragonfly
  • la araña – spider
  • el perro – dog
  • el gato – cat
  • el loro – parrot
  • el caballo – horse
  • la cabra – goat
  • el caimán – alligator
  • el mono – monkey
  • la mariposa – butterfly
  • el mosquito – mosquito
  • el oso – bear
  • la cebra – zebra
  • la oveja – sheep
  • la rana – frog
  • el conejo – rabbit
  • el cisne – swan
  • el tigre – tiger
  • el tiburón – shark
  • la tortuga – turtle
  • la vaca – cow
  • el gorrión – sparrow
  • la hormiga – ant
  • el rinoceronte – rhinoceros
  • el búho — owl
  • la oca — goose
  • la víbora – snake
  • el ratón – mouse
  • el zorro – fox
  • la mosca – fly

Names of animals in Spanish

Names of common animals in Spanish

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Say Goodbye in Spanish

Learn how to say Goodbye in Spanish in different context. Spanish words and expressions for Goodbye in spoken and written language

There are different ways to say Goodbye in Spanish depending on the context and the person you’re talking to. In this lesson, you will show you how to say Goodbye in Spanish in formal, polite, or casual context! Learning how to say Goodbye is one of the first common lessons to any language beginners.

Say Goodbye in Spanish
How to say Goodbye in Spanish?

Say Goodbye in Spanish

  • adiós – goodbye
  • chao – bye
  • hasta pronto – see you soon
  • hasta la vista – until we see each other again
  • nos vemos – see ya
  • ¡Hasta entonces! – Until then!
  • ¡Hasta la próxima! – Until next time!
  • Saludos y abrazos a todos. ¡Buena suerte! – Regards and hugs to everyone. Good luck!
  • Cuídate – Take care of yourself
  • ¡Bueno, que tengas un buen día! – Well, have a good day!
  • Hasta luego – See you later
  • Hasta la próxima semana – See you next week
  • Hasta el próximo lunes – See you next Monday

Say Goodbye in a written way or in a letter

You can use the following expressions to finish a letter or email

  • Saluda cordialmente a Ud. (formal) – Yours sincerely
  • Atentamente (formal) – Sincerely
  • Cariñosamente – Lovingly / Dearly (if it’s someone close to you or know you)
  • Marta y yo les deseamos lo mejor – Martha and I wish you the best
  • Dele mis saludos a ___ – Give my regards to ___ (unspecified person)
  • Quedo a la espera de tu/su respuesta – I look forward to your answer/reply.
  • Abrazos/Besos de parte de ___ – Hugs / Kisses from ___
  • Un saludo desde ___ (Londres, etc) – Greetings from ___ (London,  etc)
  • Con amor/Con cariño – With love
  • Escríbeme pronto – Write me soon!

Family tree in Spanish

Learn how to say names of family members in Spanish. Find out family tree in Spanish with English translation

Family is the most important thing in the world. And in today’s Spanish to English word list, we will show you a collection of family members and family tree in Spanish. Let’s find out how to say names of family members and relatives in Spanish

Family tree in Spanish

How to say family members in Spanish?

  • family – familia
  • mum – madre
  • dad – padre
  • sister – hermana
  • brother – hermano
  • aunt – la tía
  • cousin – el primo
  • daughter – la hija
  • daughter-in-law la nuera
  • father-in-law el suegro
  • grandchild – el nieto
  • granddaughter – la nieta
  • grandfather – el abuelo
  • grandmother – la abuela
  • husband – el marido
  • wife –  la mujer
  • nephew – el sobrino
  • niece – la sobrina
  • parents los padres
  • sister-in-law la cuñada
  • son – el hijo
  • son-in-law – el yerno
  • stepchild – el hijastro
  • stepfather – el padrastro
  • stepmother – la madrastra
  • uncle – el tío
  • Ésta es mi madre. – This is my mum.
  • Éste es mi padre. – This is my dad.

Family tree in Spanish

Family tree in Spanish

 

List of sports in Spanish

List of names of sports in Spanish. Find out how to say names of different types of sports in Spanish with English translation

The following English to Spanish and Spanish to English word list will help you learn how to say names of sports in Spanish.  It’s pretty easy to remember names of sports in Spanish. This is due to the fact that many sports are not of Spanish origin. So they tend to maintain the original name in English.

List of sports in Spanish

  • Sport – el deporte
  • Sports – los deportes
  • badminton – el bádminton
  • baseball – el béisbol
  • basketball – el baloncesto
  • boxing – el boxeo
  • chess – el ajedrez
  • cup – la copa
  • cycling – el ciclismo
  • draw – el empate
  • football – el fútbol
  • gymnastics – la gimnasia
  • riding – la equitación
  • sailing – la vela
  • skiing – el esquí
  • swimming – la natación
  • table tennis – el tenis de mesa
  • tennis – el tenis
  • volleyball – el voleibol
  • water polo – el waterpolo
  • jockey – hockey
List of sports in Spanish
List of sports in Spanish

Spanish for Nice to meet you

How to say Nice to meet you in Spanish, what’s spanish for nice to meet you. Spanish common conversation words and phrases

Nice to meet you is a common phrase used as a polite and friendly greeting when you meet someone for the first time. So how do you say “Nice to meet you” in Spanish? Just keep reading to find out!

Say Nice to meet you in Spanish

Nice to meet you / Pleased to meet you = Encantado / Encantado de conocerle

Mucho gusto is another standard way to say Nice to meet you in Spanish to english. It is often said while shaking hands and used as an alternative  to say “Encantado” if the other person says it first.

Nice to meet you in spanish

Examples:

My name is Laura. Nice to meet you – Me llamo Laura. Encantada de conocerte.

Hi, my name is Patricia – Nice to meet you, Patricia. I am Saul.

Hola , me llamo Patricia. -Mucho gusto Patricia, yo soy Saúl.

 

How to write and say Thank you in Spanish

“Thank you” is probably one of the most important words that we need to know when learning a language. Now let’s find out how to say Thank you in Spanish, how to express your gratitude or your thanks in Spanish. What are Spanish words for saying thank you? And learn spanish to english language!

How to say thank you in Spanish

Gracias = Thank you

Gracias is the word for “thank you” in Spanish language. This word can be used in almost any context to express gratitude. It literally means “lots of graces” in English.

It can be pronounced as grass-ee-ass in Latin America and grath-ee-ass in Spain

Muchas gracias / Muchísimas Gracias  = Thanks a lot

How to write a formal Thank you in Spanish

Estoy agradecido = I am grateful ( if you are male)

Estoy agradecida = I am grateful (if you are female)

Con gracias anticipadas = Thank you in advance

Gracias señor = Thank you sir

Gracias señora = Thank you madam

Con gracias repetidas = Thank you again

Agradecimiento = Thank-you (noun)

Thank you in Spanish

How to say Thank you in Spanish

Some examples of saying thank you in Spanish

I appreciate the gift – Te agradezco el regalo

I feel grateful for the gift – Me siento agradecido

I am grateful for the gift – Estoy agradecido por el regalo / Estoy agradecida por el regalo

She told me that she was grateful to me for the weekend – Me dijo que me agradecía mucho por el fin de semana

Thanks for your understanding – Gracias por tu comprensión

Thank you, my friend, for everything you give me – Gracias, mi amigo, por todo lo que me das

A million thanks to our sponsors – ¡Un millón de gracias a nuestros patrocinadores!

Thank you very much for your application – Muchas gracias por su solicitud

I offer you my sincere thanks – Te ofrezco mis gracias sinceras

Hope that the above expressions may help you know how to show your gratitude in Spanish.