My favourite is ‘footing’ – what’s wrong with jogging or running?
Top ten ‘English’ words invented by the Spanish
How Spanish people are reinventing Shakespeare’s tongue…
There are lots of examples – click on the pictures in the gallery too, and note the correct English in the explanation under the picture.
Anglicismos are often not real English!
Let’s ask a question:
How do you say ‘un parking’ in English?
Answer: A car park (or parking space, if not in a car park).
For example: There aren’t many free car parks in Benidorm.
You have to pay at a parking meter to park in most city-centre parking spaces.