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Castilian

the Spanish dialect of Castile; the standard form of European Spanish
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Laws of linguistic normalization passed in the respective Autonomous Communities during the early 1980s thrust each of these languages into public life, concomitantly disconfiguring their diglossic relationship to Castilian, a vestige of Franco's staunch one language-one nation ideology.
Furthermore, she notes that this was especially true during the Franco dictatorship when "[a]gainst the historical backdrop of centralist policy, it was the very class position of the Castilian immigrants that led them to identify their interests with those of Catalan nationalists as lying in the devolution of the state" (140).
Once you visit, it is easy to see why The Castilian continues to be the area's most popular dorm.
Ryder analyzes the long, difficult relationship between the kings of the Castilian Trastamara dynasty, who had come to the Aragonese throne in 1412 with Castilian traditions of a more authoritarian monarchy, and the Catalan political elites--led by Catalonia's parliament, the Corts, its executive organ, the Diputacio, and the patricians of Barcelona--who were accustomed to a contractual relationship with the monarchy in which the Corts controlled legislation and extraordinary taxation and the king was bound to observe the privileges and liberties of the principality.
Castilian, based here, has introduced a 19-piece Smithsonian Collection line, Including vases, trays, decorative boxes, wall art and a garden bench inspired by objects, concepts and architectural details in and around Smithsonian's 18 museums and archives.
The Castilian was a maiden after 19 attempts over hurdles, and had the services of the champion for the first time, but is was guile rather than strength that won the day, for McCoy had him travelling sweetly throughout, and after coming through on the bridle going to the last, scored pushed out by four lengths.
Izquierdo Martin is also concerned about Spanish economic history, Castilian backwardness and its unresponsiveness to modern developments, such as economic liberalism and free market values.
The second is the new prominence and assertiveness of the Catalan language, even if much of Barcelona remains equally at home in Castilian and the many immigrants drawn from elsewhere in Spain by economic opportunities have not taken to their hearts the local language.
Letters from the council used to be in both languages but are now only in Catalan although my residents association meetings are held in Castilian as more people can understand that.
And Fain Duenas' arrangements of a buleria or a Castilian folk tune aided by Benjamin Escoriza's lyrics and vocals (somewhere between Flamenco and Arabic) and Vincent Molino's neys, crumhorn, or poitou oboe travel the listener deftly across aeons of time and continent, to evoke tales of celebration or tragedy.
It will include ballet, flamenco, Chumash, Castilian folk, bolero and other Spanish classical dancing with Latin music and ``live paintings.
EXAMPLE: The ancient walled Castilian town of Avila, west of Madrid, is set in magnificent countryside, has a superb cathedral and great authentic Spanish restaurants.