Foreign Phrases Commonly Used in English
 
Phrases of Spanish Origin
 
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Language Phrase Meaning
Spanish aficionado enthusiast, fanatic
Spanish desaparecidos forcible kidnapping or sequestration
Spanish gringo an Anglo
Spanish guerrilla warfare by sabotage and surprise raids
Spanish hora inglesa English time, punctuality
Spanish mañana tomorrow
Spanish mano a mano direct confrontation or conflict
Spanish poco a poco little by little
Spanish que será será what will be, will be