In a quandary?

Have you ever “been in a quandary”? Probably.  To…

Are you a good egg?

“Egg” (huevo) you will know. Here the emphasis is on idioms…

To wriggle out

“Wriggle” (retorcerse o avanzar serpenteando) is a verb…
rabbit

Rabbit

“Rabbit” (conejo) you may know. Rabbits live in a burrow…

Is Brexit of great import?

“To import” (importar) something is a verb that you may…

To debar someone

“Debar” is a (regular) verb and the context is normally negative.…
thin

Thin

“Thin” you may know (delgado, flaco, estrecho, afilado).…

Palete, palette and pallet

These are homophonous (homófono) words – they sound the…
huff

Huff

Have you ever been “in a huff “. Perhaps. Mortals (mortales)…

More litotes

Litotes often are a special type of understatement (subestimación),…