Spanish sentence: La temperatura alcanzó más de 40º en Sevilla el fin de semana. ¿El dinero nos alcanza para pagar todas las cuentas? English sentence: The temperature reached more than 40º in Seville over the weekend. Is the money enough for us to pay all the bills? Spanish word: #13 Alcanzar  Forms: Why it’s useful: There are adjectives you can use to talk about something ‘being enough’ but being able to use the alcanzar instead will give your Spanish a much more native-like tone. English word: - to reach / to be enough Pronunciation: