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79 Cards in this Set

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A que?
what . . . for?
abarrotado (de gente)
ejercer/practicar le abogacIa
to practice law
al abrigo de
sheltered from (sth)
abrirse camino en la vida
to get on in life
no abrir el pico/la boca
not to say a word
nada en absoluto
nothing at all
Te importa? --En absoluto.
Do you mind? --Not at all.
estar aburrido
to be bored
abusar del alcohol, cigarillo, etc
to drink, smoke, etc. too much
abuso del cigarillo, etc.
excessive smoking, etc.
de aca para alla; ex. Llevo todo el dia de aca para alla.
ex. I've been running around all day.
de aca para alla; ex. Anduve de aca para alla buscAndote.
ex. I've been looking for you everywhere.
acabar mal, ex. Esto tiene que acabar mal, Ese chico acabarA mal
ex. No good can come of this, That boy will come to no good
Se acabO!
That's it!
ser el acabOse
to be the limit
por si acaso
just in case
una buena acciOn
a good deed
acerca de
about, concerning (mas formal)
acordarse de haber hecho algo
to remember to do something
hacer acordar a algo/algn; ex. Me hace acordar a "Romeo y Julieta."
to remind sb of sth/sb; ex. It reminds me of "Romeo and Juliet."
estar acostado
to be lying down
estar acostumbrado a
to be used to sth/sb/doing sth
ser acreedor de
to be worthy of
acto seguido
immediately afterwards
en el acto
straight away
de acuerdo
all right
estar de acuerdo
to agree (with sb)
ponerse de acuerdo
to agree (to do sth)
por adelantado
in advance
de adelante
hacia/para adelante
mas adelante
further on, later
ademas de
as well as
de/desde adentro
from inside
hacia adentro; ex. MetE la panza hacia adentro.
in; ex. Pull your tummy in.
mas adentro
further in
por adentro
(on the) inside
afirmar con la cabeza
to nod your head
desde afuera
from outside
comer afuera
to eat out
agarrarle la mano a algo
to get the hang of sth
agua dulce
fresh water
agua de la canilla
tap water
aguantar la respiraciOn
to hold your breath
to grin and bear it
ahi abajo/arriba
down/up there
ahi adentro/afuera
in/out there
ahi mismo
right there
ahi va!
por ahi; O ex. Estuve por ahi.
over there; OR ex. I've been out.
ahora mismo
right now, right away
de ahora en adelante
from now on
hasta ahora
up until now
aire puro
fresh air
hacer alarde de
to show off about
que/cuanta alegrIa!
algo mas?
anything else?
en algo
in any way
o algo asi
or something like that
por algo serA
there must be a reason
alguna cosa
something, anything
algunas veces
alguna vez
algun dia
en algun lugar/en alguna parte
somewhere, anywhere
alli/alla abajo/arriba
down/up there
alli/alla dentro/fuera
in/out there
alla vos
it's up to you
alla voy!
here I come!
mas alla
further on, further over
mas alla de
alli mismo
right there
es alli donde; ex. Es alli donde me cae.
that's where; ex. That's where I fell.
pasar por alto
to overlook
a esta altura
at this stage
si es tan amable (de)
if you be so kind (as to)