In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(de las fiestas)tienen fama de pueblo fiestero — they have a reputation as people who hold fiestas / festivals
- existe una gran tradición fiestera — there's a great tradition of holding fiestas / festivals
2(aficionado a las fiestas)party-lovinges muy fiestero — he loves going to parties
3(alegre)happycheerfules una canción fiestera y fácil de recordar — it's a cheerful song and easy to remember too
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