La Hojarasca - Book Cover

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La Hojarasca - Book Cover
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2012-08-12 10:40:19
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Spanish to English vocabulary from the novel by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
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  1. La hojarasca
    • 1. dead, dry leaves, from hoja= leaf, page
    • 2.  empty talk, chatter
  2. el cada'ver
    corpse, cadaver
  3. suicidarse
    1. commit suicide
  4. encerrarse
    1. to shut oneself away (recluirse) ; to lock oneself away (con llave)
  5. voluntad
    n. will
  6. propio
    • 1. own, self
    • 2. suitable, right (for)
  7. pertenecer
    belong to
  8. remontarse
    • 1. to soar, to climb high (avión)
    • 2. (gastos) remontarse a -> to amount or come to
    • 3. (en el tiempo) remontarse a -> to go or date back to; (hecho) to go back to (persona)
  9. hui'a
    • imperfect from huir
    • 1. run, run away
    • 2. pass quickly (time)
  10. el azar
    • 1. chance, fate
    • 2. Unforeseen disaster, an unexpected accident, disappointment
  11. fundar
    to found, to set up, to establish 
  12. instalarse en
    to settle (down) in; to move into
  13. tras
    after
  14. el forastero
    stranger, outsider
  15. desdeñosamente
    contemptuously, scornfully; disdainfully
  16. primitivo
    original
  17. suponer
    • 1. suppose
    • 2. attribute( cause and effect)
  18. denominar
    to call, to name
  19. destino
    • destiny, fate
    • destination
    • use, function
  20. intimamente
    • privately
    • very closely (related)
  21. el ser
    being (human, living thing)
  22. el recuerdo
    memory, souvenir
  23. la amargura
    bitterness
  24. agobiado
    overwhelmed, depressed (ing)
  25. evocar
    evoke
  26. fiel
    loyal, faithful
  27. comunidad
    community
  28. esplendor
    splendor
  29. viendo
    continious part. of ver
  30. esbozar
    sketch, outline
  31. tener lugar en
    take place
  32. predecir
    predict

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