(n.) = fret ; fretboard ; fingerboard. Ex: I'm a born righty -- I can't do squat with my left except shoot a firearm and move along the fret of a guitar. Ex: Fretboards are often constructed from maple or rosewood, although other materials are sometimes used. Ex: If I have to name two things that took my guitar playing to the next level I would say music theory and memorizing the fingerboard. ---- * dar al traste con = kill + Nombre + stone dead. * dar al traste con los planes = upset + the applecart. * dar al traste con + Posesivo + planes = upset + Posesivo + plans ; ruin + Posesivo + plans ; spoil + Posesivo + plans ; shut + the door on. * dar al traste con todo = upset + the applecart. * irse al traste = come + unstuck ; go + pear-shaped ; go + kaput ; be kaput ; go down + the tube ; go down + the drain ; go to + shit ; be up the spout ; be dead in the water ; go to + pot ; go + belly up ; go + tits up ; become + a shambles. * traste de la guitarra = guitar fret ; guitar fretboard.