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Spanish Word of the Day: (A) rajatabla

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Spanish Word of the Day: (A) rajatabla
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This Spanish word is always preceded by an "a". Can you guess what it means?

A Rajatabla basically means rigorous or strict and by the book. It's a great Word of the Day to really flex your Spanish muscles.

-        ¡Ella lleva su trabajo a rajatabla!

She always completes her work rigorously!

Su padre es muy duro. ¡Lleva todo a rajatabla!

-        His father is very tough. He does everything by the book!

Pronuncation: rah-ghah-tah-blah

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