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1
Q

Sorber

A

To sip

2
Q

Cosechar

A

To pick/ harvest

3
Q

Procurar

A

To make sure/ to try

4
Q

Descartar

A

To rule out / dismiss

5
Q

Transporte colectivo o público

A

Public transport

6
Q

Dentro de todo

A

Within everything / considering everything

7
Q

Medianoche

A

Midnight or bread roll

8
Q

Francamente

A

Frankly

9
Q

Una prenda

A

A garment

10
Q

Prender

A

To light / to turn on

11
Q

Intervenir

A

To intervene or get involved

12
Q

Endeudarse

A

To get into debt

13
Q

Innegable

A

Undeniable

14
Q

Discurso

A

Speech

15
Q

El surtidor

A

Pump / spout / fountain / petrol pump

16
Q

Tejido

A

Fabric / tissue

17
Q

Aportar

A

To contribute

18
Q

Trancar

A

To lock / bar / barricade

19
Q

De todas formas

A

Anyway/ still / in any case

20
Q

Mi nuevo sencillo

A

My new single

21
Q

La Unión Soviética

A

The soviet union

22
Q

Difundir

A

To spread an somthing abstract - an idea

23
Q

Esparcir

A

To spread somthing tangible - food on the floor

24
Q

La Edad Media

A

Middle Ages

25
Q

Hechizar

A

To cast a spell on

26
Q

Las patrañas

A

Lies / hoaxes / bullshit

27
Q

Tatarabuelos

A

Great great grandparents

28
Q

Recientemente

A

Recently

29
Q

Catedrático

A

Professor (uni) / department head

30
Q

Pecar

A

To sin

31
Q

Pecado

A

A sin

32
Q

Respecto y respecta

A

Respecta is respect and respecto is in regards to somthing

33
Q

Inocuo/a

A

Safe / harmless

34
Q

Un congreso

A

A conference

35
Q

Encargarse

A

To handle

36
Q

El mundo angloparlante

A

English speaking world

37
Q

Entregar

A

To deliver / hand in

38
Q

Aspirar

A

To aspire / inhale / vacuum

39
Q

Saciar

A

To quench / satisfy

40
Q

Descolgar

A

To take down something

or to pick up the phone

41
Q

Descolgarse (por algo)

A

To let oneself down / slide down something

42
Q

Descolgarse de (algo)

A

To fall behind / or break away from

43
Q

Majadería

A

Nonsense

44
Q

Remilgo

A

Fussiness / affectation

45
Q

Sin remilgo

A

Without qualms

46
Q

Patrañas

A

tall tale / absurd story

47
Q

Tatarabuelos

A

Great great grandparents

48
Q

Goloso

A

Sweet / sweet toothed / appealing

49
Q

La cantinela

A

Same old story / all that stuff (toda esa cantinela)

50
Q

Dar por sentado

A

To take for granted / to assume

51
Q

Regirse por

A

To be guided / governed by

52
Q

Regir

A

To govern/ rule / run

53
Q

Despistar

A

To mislead

54
Q

De golpe

A

Suddenly / at once

55
Q

Corbata

A

Tie

56
Q

Tener por costumbre

A

To have a habit

57
Q

Criado/a

A

Servant