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San Fermín 2021 🕰️ 🕰️

Ya falta menos.

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Mallorca sunset

Mallorca sky

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Ses Olles

Cala Blava

Cala Blava

Cala Blava

Cala Blava

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Llonget de atún

Llonget de atún al estilo de Bar Molinar, desconstruido.

Llonget de atún con guindilla, al estilo de Bar Molinar, desconstruido.

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Jardins de s’Hort del Rei

Jardins de s'Hort del Rei

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Es’ caragol

Es' caragol

Es' caragol

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La Tulipa

La tulipa.

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Ensaimada de sobrasada

Ensaimada de sobrasada

A Mallorquín pastry – pastry with sobrasada (a meat sausage with pimienta, strong flavour like fuet, nudja) topped with sugar.

Strong, but tasty with a coffee. Normally eaten on a celebration day.

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Peluquero Ventura

A cortar el pelo.

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Words of the week!

Español

Penoso: painful

Pochada: poached (huevo/egg)

Encastre:

Mallorqui

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LRNS walks around the world

Lindsay Road National School walks around the world

Dear Tombro & Flobro,

Your lovely card arrived this morning in Palma.

I’ve taken a picture of it in front of the bay of Palma. Right now it’s cold but sunny.

Le grá mór with (virtual) pógs agus cuddles

MUB and MAB

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Word of the week!

Español

Se lleva la palma: …takes the cake (phrase)

fauce: jaw

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Week 46: words of the week!

Español

Somier: bed base (sommier (French) – bed springs, the base structure that supports a beds mattress)

Cesar: to terminate (in the context of employment)

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Week 45: words of the week

Español

Arándanos: (fruit)

disminuir: to diminish (verb. similar to reducir)

invernadero: glasshouse

cotidiana: everyday

(in)certidumbre: certitude (un/certainty)

Negó: denied (verb: negar -to deny)

La derrota: the defeat

Apenas: barely (“apenas una hora antes de….” Barely an hour after…)

Aún: yet (aún no lo sé – i don’t know yet)

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Night swimming

Night swimming

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Remember, remember…

The fifth of November

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Week 44: this weeks new words

Español

Cobre: copper

Macete: pot

Vajilla: crockery

Tetera: teapot

Juego de café: coffee set

Mallorquí

cap de fiblo: a tornado (or tornado-like) weather phenomenon is called a cap de fibló in Mallorca when it hits land (It is called a mànegue or a fiblon when it occurs out in the sea.). You can see a video of a fiblon. This year in August the destruction from this weather was spectacular!

fusteria: carpentry

Rebost: pantry

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Chary y yo

Oye Chary, no sé quién eres, pero tengo novia. Lo siento.

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Week 43: this weeks new words

Castellano

Babilla: a specific cut of meat from a cow. Part of the hind legs formed by a set of muscles and tendons that articulate the femur with the tibia and the patella. Taste wise it is dry, you can cook it whole, on the brasa, sliced in stew or in fillets.

Tejone: badger

Colmena: hive (for bees)

Buhardilla: attic/loft

Vigas: rafters/beams (wood), girders (metal)

zaguán: (recibidor) hallway (part of a house directly after the front door)

pleno dominio: (to be in) full control

de tal forma: in such a way

sustraer: subtract

buena fe: good faith

camposanto: cemetery

Borrasca: storm

marejada: surge (sea, tidal)

Algarrobo: carob

Mallorquí

Com anam: Como va? / How’s it going? / How are you?

Fins un altra: Adiós / Good bye! (Formal)

camaiot: Typical embutido (sausage) from Islas Baleares. It is a cooked, black, and very greasy sausage – usually containing pig (head) minced meat, blood, black pepper, a pinch of paprika and of anise. The meat is inserted in a pig leg, where the name comes from. It is eaten raw, cut in very fine slices, or cooked.

sandvitx: sándwich / sandwich