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Spanish Miscellaneous 01

Wednesday, July 28, 2004

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mudarseto move, change residence
encender el fuegoto turn on the flame
la vigabeam (eg. steel)
detener (conj. like tener)to contain
tranquilarzarseto calm down
pinacotecasart museums
prenderto turn on
emplearto use, to employ (in use)
el desarollodevelopment
tardar en llegarto take long to arrive
suicidarseto commit suicide
reunirse conto get together with
irritarto irritate
impregnarto fill, to pervade
cogerto grab, to catch
lo mejor es quethe best thing is
proponer (conj. like poner)to propose
quejarse deto complain about
exasperar(se)to exasperate (get exasperated)
aunarto combine
quedarse conto keep, to hold onto
la pimienta picantehot pepper
comprometerseto get engaged
lanzarto throw
deslizarseto slip
lo increíble es quethe amazing thing is
granizarto hail
estar a punto de + infinitiveto be about
eso sí que nothat's out of the question
bajolow-life
el cubiertoplace setting
a propósitoby the way, in reference to that
¡Qué barbaridad!Good god, (something bad happened)
dictar un seminarioto give a seminar
costearto pay for
oponerse ato oppose
acustar(se)to frighten (get frightened)
correr con los gastosto pay the bill
por eso...for that reason...
tratarse deto be about, to be a question of
¿Cómo?I beg your frikin' pardon?
la respuestaanswer
empujarto push
CuídateTake it easy
los noviosbride and groom
el tallista de maderaword carver
estar por + infinitiveto be inclined to
Hazte pa'lláScoot over
rezarto pray
crecer (yo crezco)to grow (I grow)
andarto walk
apoyarto support
asfixiarseto suffocate
equivocarseto be mistaken
distraer (conj. like traer)to distract
¿Qué me cuentas?, ¿Qué me dices?What can you tell me?
payasoclown, fool
la toneladaton
lo peor es quethe worst thing is
detener(se)to bring to a halt (come to a halt)
realizarto fulfill
despedirse (e:i)to say goodbye to
impedir (e:i)to prevent
a cargo de unoto be in one's charge
la lanawool
reanudarto resume
el litoralcoast
negarse a (e:ie)to refuse to
establecer (yo establezco)to establish (I establish)
la tramaplot
agasajarto receive warmly
no me importaDosn't bother me
el libre mercadofree market
¿De dónde es Ud.?Where are you from?
felicitarto congratulate

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