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the repertoire

el repertorio

a greater cognitive reserve
- the reserve (the reservation)

una mayor reserva cognitiva
- la reserva

Don't drink water from the tap. I did it and I got sick.
- to get sick (to decompose)
(the tap)

No tomes agua del grifo. Yo lo hice y me descompuse.
- descomponerse
(la canilla (L.A.), el grifo, la llave)

the appearance of the first symptoms
- the appearance (the act of appearing)
(the appearance, i.e., how it looks)

la aparición de los primeros síntomas
- la aparación
(la apariencia)

the health licence/certificate
- the licence (Uruguay) (the notebook)

la libreta sanitaria
- la libreta (Uruguay)

m/to get into/to get started with another language

ponerse con otro idioma

He came to have much fame as a cook.
(to come, to arrive, to reach)

Llegó a tener mucha fama como cocinero.

the gastronomy

la gastronomía

Dalma kicked Pedro out of their house.
- to kick out

Dalma echó a Pedro de su casa a patadas.
- echar a patadas

A couple of hours, tops.

Un par de horas, como mucho.

the stationary bike
- stationary

la bicicleta estacionaria
- estacionario/a

the kinetic energy
- kinetic

la energía cinética
- cinético/a (soft 'c')

to monopolize (not "acaparar")
the monopoly

el monopolio

the talk, the chat
hint: not "la charla"

la plática

regardless of their socioeconomic class
- socioeconomic

sin importar su clase socioeconómica
- socioeconómico/a

except for the gringos (Americans)

a excepción de los gringos

light (alcoholic) drinks like beer
lit: mild

las bebidas suaves como cerveza

Hard drinks like whiskey and liqueurs.
lit: white
- the liqueur, the liquor

Las bebidas blancas como whiskey y licores.
alt: las bebidas fuertes
- el licor (2)

He had become an alcoholic.
I am an alcoholic.
- alcoholic
- the alcoholic

Se había vuelto alcohólico.
Soy un alcohólico. (may omit "un")
- alcohólico/a
- el alcohólico

I drank too much coffee and had a sleepless night.
- to have a sleepless night

Bebí demasiado café y me pasé la noche en vela.
- pasarse la noche en vela

the reservoir

el embalse

So, I started thinking: How can we finance this?
- to finance

Entonces, me puse a pensar:¿Cómo podemos financiar esto?
- financiar (trans)

That's how Duolingo is financed.
th/incomplete passive

Así es como se financia Duolingo.

I translate many sentences in this book.
- to translate

Traduzco muchas frases en este libro.
- traducir
traduje tradujes tradujo
tradujimos tradujisteis tradujeron



Put on your apron and come in.
- the apron (not "el mandil")
- to come in (to pass, to happen)

Ponte el delantal y pasa.
- el delantal
- pasar

The worst (thing) about getting drunk is the horrible hangover (of) the day after.
- to get drunk
- to make drunk

Lo peor de emborracharse es la horrible resaca del día siguiente.
- emborracharse
- emborrachar

a prop gun
- the props

un arma de utilería
- la utilería

Where were you at the time of the incident?
- at the time

¿Dónde estabas a la hora del incidente?
- a la hora

They correct themselves.
They correct each other.
- each other (at each other)

Ellos se corrigen.
Ellos se corrigen los unos a los otros.
- los unos a los otros
th/ emphasizes/clarifies interaction with each other