Advanced – Preguntas con Pilar 2: México
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That's one of the things... I don't know if it's hard for you, but when you travel, and we're going to talk a little bit about Mexico. But when you travel to other Spanish-speaking countries... How do you measure yourself in what you say? Because for example, I have many phrases from here that are already fossilised in my mind. So I, for example, travel a lot to Spain when we are in Europe and sometimes I say, "What else? And people look at me like, I don't know....
And they say the same thing like give me a beer. I'll charge you for it, but I'm not going to give it away. Like... Do you have like a folder in your mind that these sayings are only from Colombia?
Let's just say it's part of the fun of when you travel, right? And it's the shock of the first few days until you adjust. Yes and yes. We have a kind of little folder of while you are in Spain you don't say "give away" and while you are somewhere else you use what the people say, the locals say.