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desafortunadamente
unfortunately
ademas de
besides/ other than
estar equivocado/a
to be wrong
encargado
in charge
personal de apoyo
support personnel
Condado de Arlington
Arlington County
Even though
Aunque
gorra
cap, ie baseball cap
toneladas
tons
grava
gravel
arena
sand
dragada
dredged
hormigón
finished concrete, including rebar etc
esfuerzo
effort
vuelo
flight
volver
return
puestos
[their] places/ posts
cuyas
whose/ which's
chocar
to crash
buen mozo
handsome [don't use guapo]
apellido
surname
sobre nombre
nickname
estraño
weird
daños
damage
cualesquiera
whichever/ any
las cataractas
the waterfalls
empacar
to pack
en los veinte
in the 20s
un permiso
a permit
una prision
a prison
quizá
perhaps
siendo
being
temprano
early
la luna de miel
honeymoon
acero
steel
metro cubico
cubic meter
cierto o falso
true or false
seguir
to continue
sus proprias
their own
de que trata?
what's it about?
tratar
treaty
viudo/a
widowed
enfadado/a
angry
enojado/a
angry
tener años
to be old--polite form
viejo/a
old/ beat up/ weathered
el apodo
nickname
grabado
recorded
prender
turn on [ie a light]
prender
to attach something
la vela
the candle
encender
to light [ie a candles]
desprender
to detach something
ahí
there
caja
box; cashier
vuelta
return, circuit, reverse, other side
cuadras
city blocks
mesero/a
waiter/ waitress
descanso
rest & relaxation
muy lentos
are very slow
hermosa/o
beautiful
hermano/a
resembling, matched
mediodía
noon
quedar
to stay
arrugas
wrinkles
busto
breasts
la sede
the headquarters
el cuartel general
war headquarters
sea honesto
to be an honest person
a tiempo
on time
sea punctual
to be an on time person
estar a tiempo
to be on time
la retirada de las tropas
the withdrawal of the troops
gabinete
government cabinet
polémica
political debate
los planes
the plans
sismo
seismic tremors
la altura
the height/ depth
ademas
also too
empezar
to start, begin
esquina
corner of block
sucursal
branch, subsidiary
llenar
to fill in
una estancia
a [hotel] stay
empresas
business/ enterprise
gerente
manager/ director
fiestas patrias
patriotic holiday
finca
farm
bosques
forests
a cerca de
about/ regarding
seguro/a
sure
podrido
rotten, putrid
septentrional
northern
planicies
plains
suave
smooth, gentle
cálido
warm
templado
temporate
ramales
strands/ branches
produto interno bruto
GNP
metros sobre el nivel del mar
meters above sea level
dos tercios
two thirds
un quinto
one fifth
orografía
topography, physical geography
orilla
edge, border, bank, shore
jurados
jury/ sworn
ingreso
admission [to group or hospital], deposit into account
todas las marcas
all brands
perteneciar
to belong/ pertain to
quedar
to remain
en pleno corazón
right in the heart of
tortas
flat cakes
novedoso
new
presupuesto
budget
fontaneria
plumber
dar una torta
to spank [or flatten]
pesquisa
fishing
corre te que pesco
run and they'll catch you
pescar a ladron
to catch a thief
lujo
luxury
una joya
a jewel, or piece of jewellery
vecindad
neighborhood
barrio
suburb/ neighborhood
fue construida por
was built by
todos los dias por el dueño
every day by the owner
el sueño
the sleep, dream
arco iris
rainbow arc
debe
debit
cama
bed
cautela
caution
cuidado
care concern worry
huir
to flee
cuota
portion, share; member fees, dues
abanderado
color bearer
pavo
turkey
cero
zero
cita
date/ appointment
cerdo
hog
capa
cloak, cape
coro
choir/ chorus
cuna
cradle
cuerpo
body
dote
dowry/ gift/ talent
caldo
stock/ broth/ culture/ juice
gota
droplet/ bead
gitano
gypsy
aguerrido
hardened
guiar
to guide/ lead/ drive
guindar
to lift/ hang
guiso
a dish/ stew
agüero
omen, presage, augur
duda
a doubt
deuda
debt
dedo
finger
dado
dice
hada
fairy
helado
cold
hoja
leaf
humo
smoke/ steam/ fume
ahumar
to smoke
jerga
coarse cloth, jargon
jitomate
tomato [mexican]
jornada
journey
gira
a strip of cloth, a tour
jinete
horseman
mejilla
cheek
duque
duke
arete
earring
niñera
nanny
ñapa
bonus, a litle extra
loro
a parrot
pardo
dull brown
derrotar
defeat, beat
arrugar
to wrinkle, crease
araña
spider, weaver
ni A ni B tampoco
neither A nor B
coluna
column
amarar
to splash down/ land in the sea
ahorrar
to save, put aside
amarrar
to moor, tie up
cerro
hill
corro
a circle, ring
fierro
iron, Fe
parra
grapevine
yacer
to lie somewhere
yeso
gypsum
zafiro
sapphire
zumo
juice
no A sino B
not A but B
criollo
a local person
yema
egg yolk
de juro
for sure
lluvia
rain
haba
bean
jarra
jug, jar, pitcher
hago, hace
present of hacer
hice, hizo
preterite of hacer
milla
mile
medida
measurement
pedido
an order or request
detras
behind
lana
wool
colé
to confer, etc
peste
plague
taza
cup/ bowl
tendí
to spread, stretch out
loza
ceramics
empapar
to soak something
manejar
to manage/ handle/ drive
fábula
fable
cáspita
well well well
almidón
starch
amibas
amoeba
caza
hunting
suerte
luck, fate
repita de otra manera
say it another way
descansar
to holiday
genero
gender
policies
las politicas
politicians
los politicos
cometer un error
make a mistake
lo pasado, pasado está
let bygones be bygones
bromear
to joke, to prank
tipicamente
typically
debo
I [moral obligation...]
necessito
i need to
tengo que
i "have" to
alcalde
city mayor
charlar
to chat
hamaca
hammock
hule
rubber
cirujana
surgeon
apartado postal
mailbox
yo no voy a ninguna parte
i dont go anywhere
desarrollo
development
padrastro
stepfather
jubilado/a
retired
el capital
investment capital
la capital
city capital
que pequeño es el mundo
how small the world is
retirado
tossed out, discarded
nunca
never
enseñar
to teach
no todavia
not yet
todavia
still
lo ciento
i'm sorry--but not guilty
en los quarenta
in the forties
callejeros
a mutt, street dog
casi siempre
almost always
gracias por blablabla
thank you for blablabla
perdon
sorry, i feel guilty
estar harto/a de
to be sick & tired of
movimientos teluricos
earth movements
Jorge Arbusto
George Bush
tiendas
little shops
traje
clothing, state of dress
poner
to insert
deponer
to extract
encarcelado
a prisoner
agregar
to attach
pato
a duck
pata
leg
pena
punishment, grief, pity
pelo
hair
pepino
cucumber
pepito
meat sandwich
poderoso
powerful
el servicio exterior/ extrangero
the foreign service
el funcionario
the government employee
la agregada política
the political attache
durante
during
llegar a ser
to become
las naciones unidos
the UN
afuera de
just outside
almorzar
to lunch/ brunch
mas alto
louder
edificio principal
main building
cuando lo agan
when you have the chance
huevo revuelto
scrambled, rebellious eggs
prender
to turn on [a light]
apagar
to turn off [a light]
trabajar para
to work for
mañana en/ por la tarde
tomorrow in the afternoon
pasado mañana
day after tomorrow
antes de ayer
before yesterday
quanto tiempo hacé [que]?
how long since?
hacer dos dias
2 days ago
ciento uno
101
ciento dos
102
quinientos
500
setecientos
700
novecientos
900
mil uno
1001
microonda
microwave
refrigerador
fridge
lavaplatos
kitchen sink
lavamanos
bathroom sink
horno
oven
cocina
stove
hornello
burner
liquadora[a]
blender
tostador[a]
toaster
aparato/ maquina
machine
tetera/ cafetera
coffee/ tea machine
modoro
toilet
ducha
shower
tina
bathtub
espejo
mirror
cortinas
curtains
gabinete
cabinet
alfambras
rugs
comodo
comfortable
acostar
to put to bed
te amo
i love you [people. sexual]
te quiero
i love you [phileo/ agape]
me encanta
i love [things]
levanto
i get up
se acuesta usualmente
usually go to bed
limpio las dentes
clean the teeth
cepillar
to brush
el cepillo
the brush
despues/ antes _que_
before/ after
agua templada
lukewarm water
humidad
humidity
pase a la pagina
go to page
gerente
manager, director
eso es todo
that's all
hubo
there were
va a haber
there will be
desaparecidos
the disappeared
estuvé
i was
la nata
the milkfat
la grasa
the meatfat
desnatado
skimmed [milk]
que hizo?
what did you do
borracho/a
drunk [beware ser vs estar]
rezar, orar
to pray
el rezo
the prayer
exilio
exile
volver
to return, come back
regressar
to return, go back
presentar
to introduce
introducir
to insert something
no me gusta tampoco
i dont like it either
advansado
advanced
asustado
scared
pavoroso
scary
desayunar
to breakfast
almorzar
to lunch/ brunch
comer
to lunch
merendar
to after-work-snack/ happy hour
cenar
to supper
yeyuno
duodenum
ayunar
to fast--put nothing in the duodenum
mirar
to watch, passively
ver
to look at, actively
las dos = ambas
both
ambas se hablan
they talk to each other
su novia no es madonna, es mandona
that girlfriend isnt madonna, she's bossy
roto
smashed, busted
malogrado
non-functioning
de hecho
in fact
el bote
the [small] boat
el coche
the car
la cumbre
the summit, top
la llave
the key
la nube
the cloud
el disfraz
the disguise
la miel
the honey
la sencillez
the simplicity
el cobre
the copper
la mano
the hand
la gente
the people [singular]
el cese
the cessation/ dismissal
el umbral
the threshhold/ verge
el almacén
the warehouse/ store
la fe
the faith
el tratado
the treaty
el sofá
the sofa
el consumo
the consumption
la piel
the skin
el arma [f]
the weapon
el águila [f]
the eagle
el haba [f]
the bean
el hacha [f]
the axe
el área [f]
the area
el hada [f]
the fairy
el hambre [f]
the hunger
el arpa [f]
the harp
la actitud
the attitude
el puente
the bridge
la calle
the street
la deuda
the debt
el asa [f]
any loop-shaped handle
el mango
any stick-shaped handle
el ambigú
the buffet
constiparse
to catch a cold
ojala!
i wish!
contestar
to answer
párvulos
toddlers
tramitar
to process [documents]
transmittar
to transmit
procesar
to process [food]
emitir
to issue
omitir
to avoid/ leave out
perjudicada
it's hurt
estar de acuerdo
to agree
estar en desacuerdo
to disagree
aplicado
dedicated/ diligent
aplicar
to attach/ put on
curita
bandaid
solicitar
to apply
formulario/ solicitud
application form
el ruido
the noise/ sound
servicios para los cuidadanos americanos en exterior
services for american citizens abroad
sacerdotes
priests
sacerdotisa
priestess
la patata [sp] la papa [am]
the potato
el papa
the pope
el papá
daddy
cañamo
cannabis
tabaco
tobacco
armas de fuego
firearms
secuestrar
kidnapping
el secuestro
the kidnapper
yo lo veo
i see him
you la ví
i saw her
yo lo veré
i will see him
estar embarazada
to be pregnant [human]
estar preñada
to be pregnant [animal]
la pizarra
the blackboard
en una situación embarazosa
in an embarrassing situation
que le pasa?
what is up with her?
se está bañando
is bathing
se está duchando
is showering
no se que está haciendo
i dont know what she is doing
un descanso
a rest/ break
del pueblo por el pueblo: democracia
by the people for the people: democracy
oiga
hey, listen to me
subir
to climb/ go up
la pendiente
the slope
aconsejar
to counsel/ advise
tenía
i had
se llamaba
was called
me estoy cansado
i am getting tired
el ave [f]
the bird
el párrafo
the paragraph
la pereza
the laziness
la senectud
the agedness
la juventud
the youthfulness
la tontería
the stupidity
que hizo ayer?
what did you do yesterday?
la muralla china
a long & thick wall, like china's
el muro de berlin
the berlin wall
la barda
the fence [mex] as in us-mex border fence
la cerca
the fence, anywhere but mexico
he estado aqui
i have been here
la parrilla
the grill
una galleta
a cookie
pasas
raisins
seca
dried
oats
avena