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Flashcards in Tiffany ... EZ Spanish ... 30 enero 2015 ... U2 Deck (20):
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It is stupid to cross the street in a hurry.

Es estúpido cruzar la calle de prisa.

2

el cruce (de calles)

the intersection (street)

3

el cruce (de peatones)

(pedestrian) cross walk

4

el pueblo

la aldea

the town

the village

5

son así

they are like this
they are this way (description)

6

así

like this, this way

7

hay que (infinitivo)

one must, we have to, they must (general) plus infinitive verb

8

de prisa

in a hurry

9

tengo prisa

I´m in a hurry

10

date prisa!

hurry up

"Da" is the imperative, in the "tú" form, of the verb "dar". "Date" = "give yourself", literally.

11

la gente

the people (singular group noun)

12

Para comer, la gente va a los restaurantes.

In order to eat, the people go to the restaurants.

13

Leer el periódico es más importante que ver la tele.

Reading the newspaper is more important than watching TV.

14

than
comparison

que, de (before the number if you are comparing numbers)

Important note: Where a comparison is being made, más que can be followed by a number. Example: Tiene más dinero que diez reyes, he has more money than 10 kings.

(http://spanish.about.com/od/sentencestructure/a/mas_que_de.htm )

15

Hay más de una botella de agua en la mesa.

There´s more than one water bottle on the table.

16

The Wikipedia has more than 100,000 articles.

La Wikipedia tiene más de 100.000 artículos.

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mejor

better, best

18

ancho, a

wide, broad

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con tanta prisa

in such a hurry

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Estudias

you study