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Flashcards in Asterisk 01 La Vuelta de Galia 01 Deck (31):
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aldea
pueblo
ciudad

hamlet
village
town/city

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poblado por irreductibles galos

inhabited by indomitable Gauls

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pelmazo (n + adj)
¡qué típo más pelmazo!

a bore/boring
that guy's such a bore!

4

bebida (2)
brebeje

- drink/beverage (fml)
- concoction

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un espíritu astuto

a cunning spirit

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es un a desafio a cesar

it is a challenge to Ceasar

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vayamos a prevenir ...
... a los de la aldea

we are going to warn
the villagers (literally those from the village)

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no es justo

it's not fair

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- y iremos donde nos parezca
- nos parezca
- donde nos parezca necesaria

- and we'll go wherever we want
- it seems to us
- where we think it necessary

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no les quites ojo

don't take your eye of them (cos' other eye damaged in fight)

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cuenta con nosotros ... why interesting?

count on us ... cos' contar or count being used in the sense of rely like in english

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partamos ... tu primero Asterisk
partir (2) (intrans)

- Let us start ... you first asterisk
- to leave, to depart (fml)

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allá abajo ... un legionario romano a caballo

down there ... a roman legionary on horseback

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es imposible hallar los en este laberinto de calles

it's impossible to find them in this maze of streets

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hallar
hallo que es una persona muy fría/interesante

to find (person, thing, opinion) fml
I find him a very cold/interesting person

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laberinto (2)

maze, labyrinth

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partió ayer con destino a Londres
partir (trans)

- she left for London yesterday
- to cut eg with a knife

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tu podrías manejar el timón

you can handle/manage/steer the tiller

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pertenencia a una señora

belonging to a lady

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pelaje (2) tan brillante

the coat (of a horse), fur

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No se arrepentirá

you won't regret it

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arrepentirse (2)
se arrepintió y decidió no comprar la casa

- to regret/to be sorry & to change ones mind
- she changed her mind and decided not to buy the house

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le ruego que nos perdone (fm)
les ruego que permanezcan sentados (fm)

please forgive us (lit I beg that you forgive us)
please remain seated
#Note rogar + alguien + que + subjunctive

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rogar (transitive)
rogar (intransitive)

- in please do X formulations (polite)
- to pray

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para bautizar ... galeras, por ejemplo
bautizar (el vino)

- to christen .... galleys, for example (champagne)
- to water down (the wine)

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la vida transcurre apaciblemente

life passes peacefully

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transcurrir (3)

to pass, to go by (time)
to take place (an event)

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apacible (adj) (2)

peaceful, calm

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la acción transcurre en un pueblo del sur

the action takes place in a village in the south

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compatriota (2)

countryman, compatriot

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- verdaderamente, creo que estamos ABUSANDO ...
- abusar de alguien (trans)
- synonym

Truly, I thank that we are taking advantage ... (your hospitality
- to take advantage
- aprovecharse