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abogado
lawywer
"gado" sounds like "gato"
they can be catty
acomodador
usher
"accomidates" audiences
actor, actriz
actor, actress
cognate.
albañil
bricklayer
"bañil" sounds like "panel"
ama de casa
housewife
"ama" sounds like "amiable"
arquitecto
architect
cognate
artesano
artisan, craftsman
cognate.
autor
author
cognate.
bailarín
dancer
cognate of a semi-synonym.
banquero
banker
cognate.
barbero
barber
cognate
bombero
fireman
great "bombs" of fire!
botones
bellboy
"boton" sounds cargo-like
cajero
teller, cashier
"caj" sounds cold and hard.
camarero
waiter
bring a camara to dinner!
cantante
singer
what does it mean to "encant?"
carnicero
butcher
cernivores
carpintero
carpenter
cognate
cartero
postman, mailman
"carta" means letter
cirujano
surgeon
"ciru" sounds like "saw" as in "sawbones"
cocinero
cook
"cocina" means kitchen
comerciante
merchant, shopkeeper
sounds comercial.
conductor
conductor, driver
if "conducir" mean "to drive..."
criado, serviente
servant
cognate.
cura, padre, sacerdote
priest
cura: cure
padre: father
sacerdote: sash
dentista
dentist
cognate
dependiente
clerk
a businessman depends on his _____ to do the chores.
empleado
employee
cognate.
enfermero
nurse
"enfermero" sounds like "infirmery"
escritor
writer
"escribir" means to write
escultor
sculptor
cognate.
farmacéutico
pharmacist
cognate.
florista
florist
cognate.
fontanero, plomero
plumber
fontanero: fountain
plomero: lead
fotógrafo
photographer
cognate.
gerente, supervisor
manager
gerente: people
guía
guide
cognate
ingeniero
engineer
cognate.
intérprete
interpreter
cognate.
jardinero
gardener
cognate
joyero
jewler
it brings JOY to got to tiffany's
juez
judge
"ju" as in "justice"
locutor
announcer
one of these should be loquatious
maestro
teacher
both should be brilliant.
marinero
sailor
cognate synonym.
mayordomo
butler, foreman
synonym cognate.
mecánico
mechanic
cognate.
mecanógrafo
typist
they work on mechanical KEYS
médico
doctor
cognate synonym.
modista
dressmaker.
not modest at most stores!
músico
musician
cognate.
oculista
occulist
cognate.
panadero
baker
the sell sandwiches at pandera.
pastor
shepherd, minister
cognate-ish.
peluquero
hairdresser
"pelu" is just like "pelo"
periodista
journalist
im in the periodicals
pescador
fisherman
"pesces" is a fish
pianista
pianist
cognate.
piloto
pilot
cognate.
pintor
painter
cognate
poeta
poet
cognate
profesor
professor, teacher
cognate
reportero
reporter
cognate
sastre
tailor
the master sastre
secretario
secretary
cognate
soldado
soldier
cognate
taquígrafo
stenographer
"taquí" sounds like type
taxista
taxi driver
cognate
tenedor de libros
bookkeeper
they have lots of paper on shelves.
traductor
translator
"traducir:" a good skill at the u.n.!
tramoyista
stagehand
they are TRAMpled by the actors
vendedor
salesman
"vende" as in vending
zapatero
shoemaker
zapatos: they dont fit if you buy them from ebay
desempleo
unemployment
des mean un
empleo
employment, job
cognate.
huelga
strike
it is "huel" for the capitalists
oficio
occupation
oficio sounds like office