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plot

el argumento

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author

el/la autor(a)

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short story, tale

el cuento

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essay

el ensayo

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writer

el/la escritor(a)

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narration

la narración

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narrator

el/la narrador(a)

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novel

la novela

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mystery novel

la novela de misterio

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adventure story

la novel de adventuras

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fiction novel

la novela de ficción

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novelist

el/la novelista

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character

el personaje

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main character

el/la protagonista

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story, tale

el relato

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search

la búsqueda

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alibi

la coartada

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police station

la comisaría

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accomplice

el/la cómplice

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statement

la declaración

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disappearance

la desaparición

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arrest, detention

la detención

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sources

las fuentes

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bodyguard

el/la guardespaldas

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trace, print, handprint, footprint

la huella

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person involved

el/la implicado(a)

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questioning

el interrogatorio

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investigation

la investigación

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butler

el mayordomo

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millionaire

el/la millonario(a)

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mystery

el misterio

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clue

la pista

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proof, evidence

la prueba

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kidnapping

el secuestro

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incident

el suceso

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witness

el testigo

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to clarify

aclarar

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to tell (a story)

contar (ue)

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to demonstrate

demostrar (ue)

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to disguise oneself as

disfrazarse (de)

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to sign

firmar

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to escape

fugarse

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to skin/glance through

hojear

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to question

interrogar

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to investigate

investigar

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to narrate

narrar

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to tell (a story)

relatar

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to solve a case

resolver un caso

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to go out with

salir con

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to kidnap

secuestrar

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to suspect

sospechar (de)

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to suppose

suponer

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to link

vincular (a)

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as expected

como era de esperar

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to help, to lend a hand

echar una mano

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cash

en efectivo

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to be tired of, fed up with

estar harto/a (de)

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to get to the point

ir directo al grano

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luckily

por suerte