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Flashcards in Topic area D - Environmental issues Deck (64):
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Global warming

Calentamiento global

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Change (I) to change

Cambio (I) cambiar

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Polluted

Contaminación

4

Destroy

Destruir

5

Greenhouse effect

Efecto invernadero

6

Endangered

En peligro de extinción

7

Energy (nuclear)

Energía nuclear

8

Species

Especie

9

Flood

Inundación

10

Forest fire

Incendio forestal

11

Clean

Limpio/a

12

Acid rain

Lluvia ácida

13

Wood/timber

Madera

14

Environment

Medio ambiente / entorno

15

Organic

Organico

16

Crude oil

Petróleo

17

Recycling

Reciclaje

18

Safety

Seguridad

19

Rainforest

Selva tropical

20

Drought

Sequía

21

To be green/ ecologically aware

Ser ecológico

22

To go up ( temperature)

Subir

23

Dirty

Sucio

24

To fear

Temer

25

Earthquake

Terremoto

26

Earth, world

Tierra

27

To save ( to save money)

Ahorrar

28

Rubbish

La basura

29

Fossil fuels

Combustibles fósiles

30

Compost bin

Contenedor de abono

31

To unplug

Desenchufar

32

Energy

Energía

33

To waste

Malgastar

34

To produce

Producir

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To reduce

Reducir

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To respect

Respetar

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To reuse

Reutilizar

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To save

Salvar

39

Forest

La selva

40

To seperate

Separar

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Glass

El vidrio

42

ozone layer

capa de ozono

43

coal

carbón

44

catastrophy

catástrofe

45

contamination

contaminación

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to destroy

destruir

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oil slick

fuga de petróleo

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to turn off

apagar

49

to turn on

encender

50

to threaten

amenazar

51

factories

fábricas

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to throw away

tirar

53

wood/forests

bosques

54

to waste water

malgastar agua

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to improve

mejorar

56

to plant trees

plantar árboles

57

traffic

atascos

58

enchufar

plug in

59

electrodomésticos

electrical appliances

60

lejanos

distant

61

avoid

evitar

62

to fight against

luchar contra

63

Become a member of an ecologist group

hacerse miembro de un grupo ecologista

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to bring a bag to shop

llevar una bolsa a la compra