Spanish Word of the Day: 'Susurrar'

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The Local - [email protected] • 20 Dec, 2018 Updated Thu 20 Dec 2018 09:57 CEST
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This word is great if you have a secret to tell.


The Spanish word susurrar means to mutter, mumble or babble, as well as whisper. 

  • No tienes que susurrar.

       You don’t have to whisper.

  • No susurres y habla más alto.

        Don't mutter and talk louder.

Susurrar can also refer to making noise, like murmuring or rustling.

  • Me gusta el susurro del viento y las hojas en otoño.

        I like how the wind whistles and the leaves rustle in autumn.



Check out our other word of the day posts

This word of the day has been contributed by LAE Madrid, the leading Spanish academy in Madrid. Accredited by the Insitituto Cervantes, it offers Spanish courses for all levels and also has Spanish classes for kids and families.



The Local 2018/12/20 09:57

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