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Flashcards in Semester 1 Vocab - Lenguas Deck (49):
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It's worth noting

cabe resaltar

2

preliterate languages

las lenguas ágrafas

3

civil servant

el funcionario

4

to ride

cabalgar

5

far and wide

a lo largo y ancho

6

replace

reemplazar

7

to flame, blaze up

flamear

8

caution, care

la cautela

9

demagogy

la demagogia

10

coercion/repression

la coerción

11

to aggravate

exacerbar

12

nobleman/squire

el hidalgo/escudero

13

the mast

el mástil

14

flag

la bandera

15

acculturation

la aculturación

16

mosquito

el mosquito

17

creole

el criollo

18

the Creole language

la lengua criolla

19

to drive, motivate, inspire

impulsar

20

protection

al amparo

21

to stay awake, to watch over, look out for

velar

22

to break

quebrar

23

to call together, bring together, organise

convocar

24

to stand out, to tower over

sobresalir

25

distinguished

ilustre (adj.)

26

to advise

asesorar

27

idiomatic matters/subjects

las materias idiomáticas

28

southern

meridional (adj.)

29

northern

septentrional (adj.)

30

nuance, to coordinate

matizar (atenuar, combinar colores)

31

the age of reason

el uso de razón

32

Jopará - a colloquial form of Guaraní spoken in Paraguay
Jopara - a bean dish

Jopara

33

senility

la senilidad

34

unintelligible speech

el discurso ininteligible

35

a term, word

el vocablo

36

to alter fraudulently

suplantar

37

to paint, draw, sketch, photograph

retratar

38

to break (the law)

quebrantar

39

inhabitant

el morador

40

to contribute, put in, pay in

aportar

41

standardisation

la normalización

42

famous

célebre (adj.)

43

horrendous

horrendo

44

mestizo language

la lengua mestiza

45

the surroundings

el entorno

46

sloth, laziness

la pereza

47

to adhere

sumarse

48

a priest

el sacerdote

49

ancestry

la ascendencia