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la asimilación
assimilation
el bienestar
welfare
el borinqueño
person from Puerto Rico
el bracero
person working in the fields
la cosecha
harvest
el cultivo
crops, farming
el/la descendiente
descendant
el/la emigrante
emigrant
el formulario
form
la frontera
border
la herencia cultural
cultural heritage
el/la indocumentado/a
person without legal documents
la lucha
struggle, fight
el maltrato
abuse
la mano de obra
labor force, manpower
la migra
immigration worker
el/la obrero/a migratorio/a
migrant worker
el permiso de trabajo
work permit
el pocho
Chicano slang
la raza
race
el/la refugiado/a
refugee
la residencia
permanent residence
el/la residente permanente
permanent resident
la tarjeta de residente
residence card (green card)
el trabajo manual
manual work
el trabajo temporal
seasonal work
el/la antepasado/a
ancestor
el coyote
smuggler
la desigualdad
inequality
el idioma oficial
official language
el/la indígena
native person
la influencia
influence
la justicia
justice
la lengua materna
mother tongue
el nivel de vida
standard of living
el oficio
trade
la paga
pay
la población
population
el porcentaje
percentage
el prejuicio
prejudice
el racismo
racism
el salario mínimo
minimum wage
el sueldo
salary
la violencia
violence
bilingüe
bilingual
racista
racist
monolingüe
monolingual
adaptarse
to adapt
alcanzar su sueño
to fulfill one's dream
asimilarse
to assimilate
caer bien/mal
to suit/not to suit
conseguir (i)
to get, obtain
contarse (ue)
to tell each other
cultivar
to cultivate
cruzar
to cross
dedicarse a
to devote oneself to
detestar
to hate
disgustar
to annoy, displease
emigrar
to emigrate
encantar
to delight, love
entenderse (ie)
to understand each other
entusiasmar
to enthuse
establecer (zc)
to establish
extrañar
to miss
faltar
to be missing, lacking
fascinar
to fascinate
fastidiar
to annoy
ganarse la vida
to earn one's living
inmigrar
to immigrate
integrarse
to become part of
lograr
to attain
mantener (una familia)
to support (a family)
mejorar
to improve
molestar
to bother
mudarse
to move (address)
obligar
to force
pertenecer (zc)
to belong
piscar (recoger)
to pick
quedar
to remain, have left
quemar
to burn
rechazar
to reject
recoger
to gather
saludar
to greet
soportar
to bear, to stand a person
sudar
to sweat
tener éxito
to succeed
tener miedo
to be afraid
vencerse (la visa)
to run out
de súbito
all of a sudden
empujar
to push
grueso/a
thick
hartarse
to be fed up
hogar
home
jalar (halar)
to pull
suave
soft
suspirar
to sigh