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1

To show

Mostrar

"O" to "UE" in present tense.

2

To Greet

Saludar

3

To Spend

Gastar

4

To cross over something or to go through something.

They crossed the mountains under cover of night.

Santa Fe avenue goes through the whole of Buenos Aires.

Atravesar ( "e" to "ie" in present tense only)

Atravesaron las montañas al amparo de la noche.

La avenida Santa Fe atraviesa toda la ciudad de Buenos Aires. (ah-trah-VYEA-sah)


5

To Send

Mandar

6

To step down / Or to go down / descend / to alight from a vehicle / to get off

Go down to reception and ask the concierge.

Could you come down to the basement?

Get off at the next station, and you are downtown.

Bajar

Baje a recepción y pregunte al conserje.

Podrías bajar al sótano? (SO-tanoh)

Baja en la siguiente estación y ya estás en el centro. (see-YEN-Tay)

7

To Tell / To Count

Contar

"O" to "UE" in present tense.

8

To Return from some place

To go back to or return to some place.

I've only been back a week and I already want to go back to Spain.

I want to go back to Disney World.

He came back to the place of his birth.

Regresar

Solo llevo una semana de vuelta, pero ya quiero regresar a España.

Regresarse
¡Me quiero regresar a Disney World!

Se regresó al lugar de su nacimiento.

9

To demonstrate

To prove

Demostrar

10

To Guess correctly or to get right
To hit the target

Of the 15 questions on the quiz, I only got four right.

Do I still win some money if I guessed five of the six lottery numbers correctly?

Acertar

De las 15 preguntas en la prueba, solo acerté cuatro.

Todavía gano algún dinero si acerté cinco de los seis números de la lotería?

11

To fly

Volar

12

To love (a person not a thing)

Amar

13

To shake/ shudder / tremble

The Earth began to shake and an eerie noise arose from the ground.

The wind coming off the lake made her shiver.

Her parents shuddered to think of their daughter traveling alone around Europe.

Temblar

La Tierra comenzó a temblar y un ruido misterioso salió del suelo.

El viento que venía del lago la hizo temblar.

Sus padres temblaron al pensar en su hija viajando sola por Europa.

14

To Draw / Sketch

The artist drew the silhouette of the woman behind the curtain.

Dibujar

El artista dibujó la silueta de la mujer detrás de la cortina.

15

To use

Usar

16

To send / to mail

My friends sent me photos of the party.

My mom sent my brother to go shopping.

I mailed my boyfriend three letters a week.

The package they shipped me still hasn't arrived.

Enviar

Mis amigos me enviaron fotos de la fiesta.

Mi mamá envió a mi hermano a que fuera de compras.

Yo le envié a mi novio tres cartas por semana.

El paquete que me enviaron aún no ha llegado.

17

To dream

To dream about

Soñar

Soñar con

( "o" to "ue", but only in present)

18

To Leave Something

I left the key inside the car.

Leave the books on the table when you are finished reading them.

Dejar

Dejé la llave dentro del coche

Deja los libros en la mesa cuando acabes de leerlos.

19

To Pass

Pass me the butter, please.

Be careful when crossing the road.

It's cold outside, come in.

Pasar
Pásame la mantequilla, por favor.

Ten cuidado al pasar la carretera.
Imperative of Tener is "ten, tenga, tengan "

Al followed by an infinitive is usually the approximate equivalent of "upon," "on" or "when" followed by the gerund (the "-ing" form of a verb) in English.

Hace frío afuera, pasa.

20

To Approve/ To Endorse / To Pass ( a test)

The neighborhood committee endorsed the city's plan.

You have to study a lot to pass that math test.

Aprobar
"O" to "UE" in present tense.

El comité de vecindarios aprobó el plan de la ciudad.

Hay que estudiar mucho para aprobar ese examen de matemáticas.










21

To wash

The children are responsible for washing the dishes.

Wash your hands before eating.

Lavar

To wash yourself— lavarse

Los niños son responsables de lavar los platos.

Responsible FOR = Responsables DE

Lávate las manos antes de comer.



22

To Answer/ To Reply

Why don't you answer the question?

It would be nice if you'd reply to my letters sometime.

Contestar

Porqué no contestas la pregunta? —

Sería bonito que me contestaras las cartas alguna vez.






23

To clean

Limpiar

24

To Desire

Desear

25

To freeze

Helar

Or

Congelar

26

To Eat Lunch

Almorzar

"O" to "UE" in present tense.

27

To Rent

Alquilar

28

To Look For

To Search For

Buscar

29

To Sing

Cantar

30

To Confess

Confesar

31

To Cost

Costar

"O" to "UE" in present tense.

32

To Play

Jugar

"U"to "UE" in present tense.

First person preterite is Jugué

33

To Arrive

Llegar

34

To Think

To Think About

I was thinking about the time we went to the Eiffel Tower.

Pensar

Pensar En


Pensaba en la vez que fuimos a la Torre Eiffel.




35

To practice

Practicar

36

To Touch

To Play an Instrument

Tocar

37

To Work

Trabajar

38

To Use

Usar