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1

1. babosa (n)
2. babosa (adj)
3. babosa

1. slug
2. slimy (adj)
3. idiot (L Am slang)

2

1. cubiertos
2. tenedor
3. cuchara
4. cuchara sopera
5. cuchilla
6. puñal
7. navaja (de afeitar)

1. cutlery
2. fork
3. spoon
4. soup spoon
5. knife
6. dagger
7. penknife, razor (for shaving)

3

la ultima GAVETA

the bottom drawer

4

subestimar

to underestimate

5

1. culebra
2. culebra

1. snake
2. soap opera (Venezuela)

6

1. hacer un berrinche
2. hacer un rabieta
3. hacer un pataleta
4. hacer un malcriadez

1 - 3. To throw/have a tantrum
4. to have a tantrum (Venezuela)

7

jarra

jug

8

casi cerca a la casa

nearly home

9

arre caballito

giddy-up horsey

10

moho

mould

11

Está bien ¿a que hora te recojo a la estación de Seven Hills?

Ok. At what time shall I collect you at the station? (a more fluent way to say what I said, using deberia)

12

1. ya llegue
2. Está bien, ya voy ...

1. I'm here already (eg when train arrives early)
2. Ok, I´m coming ...

13

1. prender
2. encender
3. apagar

1. to turn on (the lights) S.Amer
2. to turn on (the lights) Esp.
3. to turn off (the lights)

14

1. chupar
2. masticar
3. chupar - cigarillo, pipa
4, golosinas
5. caramelo
6. caramelo masticable
7. chicle

1. to suck (eg on a sweet)
2. to chew eg food
3. to puff on (eg a cigarette, pipe)
4. confectionary (ie anything with sugar)
5. sweet, lolly
6. chewable lolly (don't say suck-lolly ie opposite to English)
7. bubble-gum

15

1. sobras
2. de sobra
3. tiene dinero de sobra

1. left-overs ie food from last night
2. plenty of eg food, money
3. he has plenty of money

16

1. En el pasado me ayudarON MUCHA gente.
2. Es la manera QUE CONCIBO DE vivir la vida.

1. In the past people have helped me.
2. It´s the way I THINK ONE SHOULD live life.

17

1. un gran unicornio de peluche violeta
2. un juguete de PELUCHE
3. rosado

1. a large soft violet unicorn
2. a soft toy
3. pink

18

1. gotear
2. gotear
3. golpeteo

1. to drizzle, to spit (rain)
2. to drip, to leak
3. pitter patter

19

ser + picaro (adj)
2. estas llenos de picardía hoy
3. picardía (n)

1. you are a + minxer (eg cheeky, mischievous
2. you are full of mischief today (positive eg joking around)
3. crafty/cunning (negative eg someone in business)

20

1. malhumorado
2. gruñon

1. grumpy (adj AND noun)
2. really grumpy (to the point of becoming The Hulk)

21

Amore como vas con tu llamada?

Amore, how did your call go?

22

1. "El niño que llora y la mama que no pellizcar"
2. pellizcar

1. ¨"the baby cries when the mammy doesn´t pinch" - Dicho Venezuela
2. to pinch

23

¿Me puedes ir a BUSCAR?

Can you come and pick me up? (eg from the station)

24

podría apretar la espinilla
espinilla
poo de pajarito

please squeeze the pimple
shin (anatomy)
bird dropping

25

Gracias a ti por la recomendación

thanks to your recommendation

26

1. Mi alegria ES saber que ella ESTA bien...
2. gracias amore por estar pendiente de ella..

1. I'm glad to know she's all right ...
2. Thanks Amore for looking out for her ,..

27

1. Tu idea es estupenda
2. ¿La acompañamos con una copa de vino?
3. Si, lo podemos hacer.

1. Your idea is excellent.
2, Shall we have a cup of wine with it? (it = the bath)
3. Yes, we can.

28

1, Ysabella está cocinando la cena.
2. Ella Es UNA BUENA cocinera

1. Ysabella is cooking dinner.
2. She is a good cook.

29

1. Llegaré a la estación a las 5:43.
2. ¿Podrías recogeRME?
3. Si amor ..allí estaré..

1. I will arrive at the station at 5:43
2. Can you pick me up?
3. Yes amor ... I'll be there