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Flashcards in First Revision Deck (50):
1

Acoger

To take in

2

Aportar

To contribute

3

Apoyar

To support

4

Arriesgarse

To risk ( oneself )

5

El asilo politico

Political asylum

6

El auge

Boom

7

Buscar

To look for

8

Denunciar

To report

9

Los derechos humanos

Human rights

10

A la deriva

Adrift

11

El derrumbe

Collapse

12

Despilfarrar

To waste

13

La embarcación

Boat

14

Empujar

To push

15

Enriquecer

To enrich

16

La escazez

Lack

17

Escoger

To choose

18

La esparanza

Hope

19

El extranjero

Foreigner

20

La fuga de cerebros

Brain Drain

21

Ganarse la vida

To earn a living

22

Hacer falta

To need

23

Halla

To find

24

La hostelería

Hospitality sector

25

La igualdad

Equality

26

El inmigrante irregular

Illegal immigrant

27

Jubilarse

To retire

28

La Mano de obra

Workforce

29

Mantener a

To provide for

30

Macharse

To leave

31

El mercado sumergido

Black market

32

Pedecer

To suffer

33

Pagar impuestos

To pay taxes

34

Un pais receptor

A host country

35

La patera

Boat used by immigrants

36

El permiso de trabajo/ de residencia

Work permit / residency permit

37

Poner rumbo a

To head to

38

El / La portavoz

Spokesperson

39

Procedente de

Coming from

40

Quitar

To take away

41

Realizar

To carry out

42

Refugiarse

To take refuge

43

Refugiado / refugiada

Refugee

44

Regresar

To return

45

Rescatar

To rescue

46

La seguridad social

Social security

47

Sobrevivir

To survive

48

La tasa de natalidad

Birth rate

49

Trasladarse

To move / to relocate

50

La valla

Wall / border