Chapter 18

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Chapter 18
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  1. event, happening
    el acontecimiento
  2. assassination
    el asesinato
  3. collision, crash
    el choque
  4. hope,wish
    la esperanza
  5. radio station
    la estación de radio
  6. war
    la guerra
  7. strike (labor)
    la huelga
  8. fight, struggle
    la lucha
  9. demonstration, march
    la manifestación
  10. medium of communication (mass media)
    el medio de comunicación
  11. news
    las noticias
  12. newscast
    el noticiero
  13. peace
    la paz (paces)
  14. (print) press; new media
    la prensa
  15. reporter
    el/la reportero/a
  16. witness
    el/la testigo
  17. to assassinate
    asesinar
  18. to communicate (with)
    comunicarse (que) (con)
  19. to find out, learn (about)
    enterarse (de)
  20. to be up to date
    estar al día
  21. to inform
    informar
  22. to fight
    luchar
  23. to maintain, keep
    mantener (like tener)
  24. to kill
    matar
  25. (political) office
    el cargo
  26. center
    el centro
  27. citizen
    el/la ciudadano/a
  28. responsibility, obligation
    el deber
  29. right
    el derecho
  30. (in) equality
    la (des) igualdad
  31. dictator
    el/la dictador(a)
  32. dictatorship
    la dictadura
  33. army
    el ejército
  34. law
    la ley
  35. political party
    el partido
  36. politics; policy
    la política
  37. politician
    el/la político/a
  38. king/queen
    el rey/ la reina
  39. military service
    el servicio militar
  40. to last
    durar
  41. to run (for a position/ as a candidate)
    postularse (para un cargo/ como candidato/a)
  42. Ojalá (que) + present subjunctive to express hopes that can become a reality
    • Ojalá + past subjunctive= I wish
    • Ojalá que pudiera ir a la playa este fin de semana. (You can't because this semester/quarter isn't over yet. And unless you live on the East or West Coast, the beach may be far away.)
    • Ojalá todos los estudiantes pudieran pasar el verano en un país hispanobhalante. (It's obvious that that's not possible for everyone.)
    • Ojalá comes from the Arabic meaning--if Allah wishes. It is similar to Englis God Willing and Spanish si Dios quiere.
  43. Clásulas con si
    To express hypothetica situations, Spanish uses sentences with si (if) clauses, just like English
    • if Clause------Result
    • si + past subjunctive------conditional
    • Si you pudiera, iría a España de vacaciones.
    • If I could, I would go to Spain on vacation.
    • Si yo fuera tú, no haría eso.
    • If you were you, I wouldn't do that.

    • Si ahorro suficiente dinero,iré de vacaciones a España.
    • If I save enough money, I'll go to Spain on vacation.

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