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Although English is relatively widely spoken in Spain, just a few phrases go a long way in making friends, inviting service with a smile, and ensuring a rich and rewarding travel experience - you could order delicious tapas in a bar packed with locals, fi nd a hidden art gallery or grab a great shopping bargain from a hot new designer.
Essential phrases to meet all your travel needs
How to get local recommendations
Easy-to-use pronunciation guides
Expert tips to boost your confidence
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