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In celebration of Cinco de Mayo, here are a few Spanish phrases that may come in handy while celebrating:
|¡Feliz cinco de mayo!||Happy Cinco de Mayo!|
|Quisiera algo para beber.||I’d like something to drink.|
|Una cerveza, por favor.||One beer, please.|
|¡Está riquísima!||It’s delicious!|
|Más, por favor.||More, please.|
|¡Arriba, abajo, al centro, pa’ dentro!||Up, down, in the middle, inside! [As a toast done with a drink in hand]|
|Lo pasé de maravilla.||I had a wonderful time.|
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If you’re throwing a party, you may want to try making Micheladas, a typical drink in Mexico made from beer, lime juice and tomato juice (and a couple of other ingredients.) Here’s a recipe from Living Language.
And if you want to know more facts and figures about cinco de mayo, look no further: