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Spanish Word of the Day: Paella

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Paella

Léxico relacionado con la comida II

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 6/4/2011
Word: Paella
(pa-E-lla), sustantivo femenino.
English: Paella
Etymology: Del latín patella, plato grande
Meaning: 1. Plato de arroz seco, con carne, pescado, mariscos, legumbres, etc., característico de la región valenciana, en España.
2. Sartén en que se hace.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con la comida II
Example:

-¿Cebolla a la paella? ¿De dónde has sacado eso? La cebolla ablanda el grano.

(Manuel Vázquez Montalbán, Los mares del sur)

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