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el argumento

plot

2

el cuento

short story, tale

3

el ensayo

essay

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de aventuras

adventure story

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el personaje

character

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el/la protagonista

main character

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el relato

story, tale

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la búsqueda

search

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la coartada

alibi

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la comisaría

police station

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el/la cómplice

accomplice

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la declaración

statement

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la desaparición

dissappearance

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la detención

arrest

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las fuentes

sources

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el/la guardaespaldas

bodyguard

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la huella

trace, print, handprint, footprint

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el/la implicado/a

person involved

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el interrogatorio

questioning

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el mayordomo

butler

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la pista

clue

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la prueba

proof, evidence

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el secuestro

kidnapping

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el/la sospechoso/a

suspect

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el testigo

witness

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aclarar

to clarify

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contar (ue)

to tell (a story)

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demostar (ue)

to demonstrate

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disfrazarse (de)

to disguise oneself as

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fugarse

to escape

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hojear

to skim/glance through

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interrogar

to question

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investigar

to investigate

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relatar

to tell (a story)

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resolver un caso

to solve a case

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secuestrar

to kidnap

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sospechar (de)

to suspect

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suponer

to suppose

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vincular (a)

to link

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como era de esperar

as expected

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echar una mano

to help, to lend a hand

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estar harto/a (de)

to be tired of, fed up with

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ir directo al grano

to get to the point

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por suerte

luckily