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alguno; alguna

any

2

corrida de toros

a bull fight

3

correr

to run

4

en fin

anyways; all right

5

sin precedentes

unprecedented

6

prohibir

to ban; prohibit

7

liberación

release

8

detener

to arrest

9

toma de posesión

swearing-in ceremony; inauguration

10

cargo

post

11

mandato

term; order

12

muerte (f)

death

13

último

last

14

superviviente

survivor

15

qué pasada

mind-blowing; wow!

16

alucinante

amazing

17

a fondo

in-depth

18

así es

that’s right

19

pobrecito

poor thing

20

rescatar

to rescue

21

vamos allá

take it away; let's go for it

22

liberado

released

23

indultar

to pardon

24

periodista (m) or (f)

journalist

25

según

as; according to

26

realizar

to make happen; to make come true

27

describir

to describe; portray

28

detener

to arrest

29

mientras

while

30

documental (m)

documentary

31

refugiado

refugee

32

ambos

both

33

ser declarado culpable

to be found guilty

34

entrar

to enter

35

a través de

across; through

36

frontera

border

37

condenar

to sentence; condemn

38

trabajo forzado

hard labor

39

ser anunciado

to be announced

40

con antelación

in advance

41

ni

neither; nor

42

sobre

over; about

43

prueba

test

44

llevar a cabo

to carry out; go through with it

45

violar

to violate

46

resolucion (f)

resolution

47

Consejo de Seguridad

Security Council

48

intentar mantener

to try to keep

49

campaña

campaign

50

al margen

separate

51

caso

case

52

pedir

to ask for; to appeal

53

liberar

to release

54

para que

so that

55

volver

to return

56

elección

choice; election

57

en nombre de

on behalf of

58

estar involuncrado

to be involved

59

reunir

to meet with

60

aunque

although

61

negar

to deny; negate

62

informe (m)

report

63

transmitir

to convey

64

fundador (m)

founder

65

agencia de prensa

media company

66

innumerable

countless

67

conseguir lo que uno quiere

to get what one wants

68

disculpar

to apologize

69

por lo visto

Seemingly

70

parecer

to appear; seem

71

por el momento

for now; thus far

72

ya veremos

we’ll see

73

el tiempo dirá

time will tell

74

jurar

to swear (in); to take oath

75

mandato

term

76

descontento

unrest

77

discurso

speech

78

poder extranjero

foreign power

79

poner en duda

to cast doubt on

80

validez (f)

validity

81

fe (f)

faith

82

respuesta

response

83

polémico

disputed; controversial

84

votación

poll

85

acto

deed

86

recibir

to receive

87

apoyo

support; backing

88

posterior

following

89

sin embargo

however; nevertheless

90

varios

a number of; various

91

asistir

to attend

92

derrotar

to defeat

93

enviar

to send

94

carta tradicional de enhorabuena (f)

customary letter of congratulations

95

haber

(impersonal)
hay = there is; there are
había; hubo = there was; there were

96

embarazoso

embarrassing; awkward

97

decreto

decree

98

hacer una reverencia

to bow

99

extender la mano

to hold out one's hand

100

levantarse

to stand up; get up

101

besar

to kiss

102

hombro

shoulder

103

por supuesto

of course

104

agencia de prensa

news agency

105

informar de algo

to report something

106

mejilla (f)

cheek

107

estar resfriado

to have a cold

108

último

last

109

superviviente

survivor

110

morirse

to die

111

edad (f)

age

112

funeral (n)

funeral service

113

celebrar

to be held; take place

114

miles de

thousands of

115

llenar las calles

to line or fill the street

116

cerca de

near

117

residencia de ancianos (f)

retirement home

118

a los 15 años

when he was 15

119

aprender

to learn

120

oficio (m)

trade

121

fontanero

plumber

122

ejército

army

123

participar

to participate; take place

124

mostrar

to show

125

bandos

sides

126

Ministerio de Defensa

Ministry of Defense

127

participación

involvement; participation

128

independientemente

independently

129

llevar

to wear (clothes)

130

antes

earlier; before

131

prohibir

to ban; prohibit

132

circo

circus

133

firmar

to sign

134

ley (f)

law

135

salvaje

wild (animal)

136

ambulante

traveling (circus)

137

afirmar

to state; affirm

138

primero

first

139

Dinamarca

Denmark

140

sólo

only

141

proponer

to propose

142

secreto

undercover; secret

143

sin fines de lucro

nonprofit

144

defensor (m)

defender

145

con base en Londres

London-based

146

generalizado

widespread; generalized

147

campaña

campaign

148

espectáculo

entertainment; show

149

especie en peligro de extinción

endangered species

150

granja-fábrica

factory-farm

151

contaminación

pollution

152

medio ambiente (m)

environment

153

rescatar

to rescue

154

sufrir

to suffer

155

en todo el mundo

worldwide

156

toro

bull

157

corridas de toros

bullfighting

158

pueblo

village; town

159

época de fiestas

festive season

160

torero

bullfighter

161

protagonizar

to play the lead; protagonize

162

el toreo

bulfighting

163

todavía

still

164

seguir

to follow; continue

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recordar

to remember

166

anterior

previous

167

progreso

progress

168

mismo

same

169

dicho

said; a saying

170

al revés

the other way around; backwards

171

es decir

that is to say

172

conversación telefónica

phone conversation

173

microondas (m)

microwave

174

estar claro como el agua

to be crystal clear

175

no tener sentido

to make sense

176

punto

period; full stop

177

hablando de

speaking of

178

gemelo

twin

179

de repente

suddenly

180

cerca

close; nearby

181

edificio

building

182

nube (f)

cloud

183

humo

smoke

184

mientras

while

185

crecer

to grow

186

oscurecer

to turn black; darkene

187

cielo

sky

188

principio

beginning

189

película

movie

190

estupefacto

astonished; speechless

191

incrustrar

embed

192

sin duda

without a doubt

193

en directo

live

194

ocurrir

to happen; occur

195

qué locura

sheer madness; insanity; that's crazy!

196

esperar que

to hope (that)

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tan (adj) como

as (adj) as

198

como

as

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extremo opuesto

opposite end

200

espectro

spectrum

201

no poder creer

to not be able to believe

202

ver

to see

203

fatídico

fateful

204

no me suena

it doesn’t ring a bell (to me)

205

para nada

not at all

206

cuarto de baño

bathroom

207

en absoluto

not at all

208

cuarto de baño de película

a dream bathroom

209

lujoso

luxurious

210

pared de cristal

glass wall

211

así es que

so

212

baño de burbujas

bubble bath

213

cerrar

to close

214

tomar

to take

215

referirse a algo

to refer to something

216

oculto

hidden

217

escondido

hidden

218

por lo tanto

therefore; so

219

desconcertante

disconcerting; unnerving

220

comprender

to understand

221

tipo

kind; type

222

sospechar

to suspect

223

alguien

somebody; someone

224

razón (f)

reason

225

ocultar

to hide

226

jefe (m)

boss

227

tacaño

stingy; cheap (a person)

228

de repente

suddenly

229

sin motivo aparente

for no apparent reason

230

subir

to raise; to go up; ascend

231

sueldo

salary

232

desconocido

stranger; unknown

233

metro

subway

234

o (n; adj) o

either (n; adj) or

235

o

or

236

sobre

about

237

declaración

statement

238

político

politician

239

asunto

issue

240

delicado

sensitive; delicate

241

polémico

controversial

242

derechos humanos

human rights

243

datos personales

personal information

244

ganar

to win; earn

245

crucero (m)

cruise

246

fiarse en

to trust (something/someone)

247

saber

to know

248

Nadie da nada a cambio de nada

Nobody gives something for nothing

249

trampa

trap

250

truco

trick

251

antiguamente

in the past

252

guardar

to keep; to save

253

monedero

change purse

254

piel (f)

skin

255

debajo

underneath

256

ropa

clothes

257

proteger

protect

258

ladrón

thief

259

bolsa

bag

260

instructivo

informative

261

cuidado

be careful; beware

262

peligroso

dangerous

263

disco

disk; record

264

despertarse

to wake up

265

caracol (m)

snail

266

caer

to fall; drop

267

romper

to break

268

muñeca (f)

wrist

269

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