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  1. my pleasure
    el placer is para mi
  2. it's over
    se acabo
  3. it's about time
    ya es tiempo
  4. you're kidding
    esta bromeando
  5. it's out of the question
    de ningun modo
  6. to do my best
    hacer lo mejor
  7. to do without
    arreglarselas sin
  8. one more
    otro mas
  9. see you tomorrow
    nos vemos manana
  10. from now on
    de ahora en adelante
  11. it's hot
    hace calor
  12. I'm used to it
    estoy acostumbrado
  13. I think so
    creo que si
  14. you mean
    usted quiere decir
  15. not al all
    de ningun modo
  16. it's nothing
    no es nada
  17. to be up to date
    esta al dia
  18. it's good / it's all right
    esta bueno / esta bien
  19. let's see
    vamos a ver
  20. it's true
    es verdad
  21. at any rate, anyway
    en todo caso
  22. as soon as possible
    lo mas pronto posible
  23. as for me
    en cuanto a mi
  24. day by day
    dia a dia
  25. you're welcom
    de nada
  26. so much to see
    tanto que ver
  27. I'm leaving
    me voy
  28. go straight ahead
    siga derecho
  29. stop!
    Alto!
  30. have a good trip
    tenga un buen viaje
  31. like this
    asi
  32. so much the better
    tanto mejor
  33. to ask questions
    hacer preguntas
  34. me too
    yo tambien
  35. that's interesting
    es interesante
  36. it smells good
    huele rico
  37. that's enough
    es suficiente
  38. me neither
    yo tampoco
  39. by the way
    a proposito
  40. are you coming with me?
    usted me acompana?
  41. how much is it?
    cuanto es?
  42. I knew it
    lo sabia
  43. sold
    vendido
  44. so many things
    tantas cosas
  45. on one side
    por un lado
  46. you look tired
    usted se ve cansado
  47. do it right
    hagalo correctamente
  48. not too fast
    no tan rapido
  49. at first
    al comienzo
  50. after tomorrow
    pasado manana
  51. get up
    levantese
  52. to get in the car
    subir al coche
  53. he is on his way
    esta en camino
  54. there was/there were
    habia (past of hay)
  55. I am crazy about her
    estoy loco por ella
  56. I'll miss you
    le extranare
  57. to pay a visit to
    hacer una visita a
  58. I noticed that
    yo lo note
  59. I can do it
    lo puedo hacer
  60. to be on duty
    estar de turno
  61. on the other hand
    por otro lado
  62. not yet!
    todavia no!
  63. already here!
    tan pronto!
  64. again
    otra vez (de nuevo)
  65. I don’t think so
    creo que no
  66. it's too late
    es demasiado tarde
  67. you're lying
    esta mintiendo
  68. once in a while
    de vez in cuando
  69. get ready
    preparese
  70. you're too noisy
    usted hace demasiado ruido
  71. relax
    relajese
  72. that happens
    eso pasa
  73. quite often
    muy seguido
  74. there he is
    alli esta el
  75. what terrible weather
    que mal tiempo
  76. can you smell it?
    puede olerlo?
  77. be careful!
    tenga cuidado
  78. give me a hand
    deme una mano
  79. you're ealry
    usted esta adelantado
  80. think twice
    pienselo bien
  81. I've had it
    no puedo mas
  82. it's not worth it
    no vale la pena
  83. he looks like him
    se parece a el
  84. you're nice
    usted es bueno
  85. sold out
    completo
  86. speak louder
    hable mas fuerte
  87. how are you doing?
    come le va?
  88. pe patient
    sea paciente
  89. hurry up
    apurese
  90. I'm wasting my time
    esoty perdiendo mi tiempo
  91. slow down
    baje de velocidad
  92. do you see him often
    lo ve seguido
  93. go faster
    aumente velocidad
  94. feel at home
    sientase en su casa
  95. isn't it
    no es?
  96. I don't know anybody
    no conozo a nadie
  97. it rains a lot
    llueve mucho
  98. not only that
    no solo eso
  99. I'll try
    intentare
  100. they look alike
    son parecidos
  101. he spends his time
    el pasa su tiempo
  102. according to him
    conforme a el
  103. it's nice weather
    es buen tiempo
  104. it's windy
    esta ventoso
  105. to be welcome
    ser bienvenido
  106. it doesn't matter
    no importa
  107. there they are
    alli estan
  108. do your homework
    haga su tarea
  109. to seat oneself at the table
    sentarse a la mesa
  110. congratulations
    felicitaciones
  111. instead of
    en vez de
  112. you're always right
    usted siempre tiene razon
  113. in any case
    en todo caso
  114. not quite
    no completamente
  115. dear friend
    querido amigo/a
  116. I'm having fun
    me estoy divertiendo
  117. it's very pleasant
    es muy agradable
  118. here you are
    aqui esta usted
  119. she is shopping
    ella esta de compras
  120. let me know
    hagame saber
  121. I passed my exam
    pase mi examen
  122. it's your turn
    le toca a usted
  123. are you done?
    ha terminado
  124. too bad
    que pena
  125. I intend to
    tengo la intencion de
  126. nice to meet you
    encantada de concerle
  127. once a week
    una vez a la semana
  128. to pay cash
    pagar al contado
  129. they loike each other
    ellos se quieren
  130. you're wrong
    usted esta equivocado
  131. do you know them?
    usted los conoce?
  132. about
    mas o menos
  133. he hit the roof
    perdio los estribos
  134. make the best of it
    sacar el mejor provecho posible
  135. keep calm
    calmate
  136. he got fired
    lo despidieron
  137. may I go now?
    me puedo ir ya?
  138. I got the run-around
    me hicieron dar vueltas
  139. no problem
    todo va bien
  140. so what?
    y que?
  141. our days our numbered
    nuestors dias son contados
  142. she'll be 30 next year
    cumplira 30 anos el proximo ano
  143. that should be easy
    no creo que resulte dificil
  144. sooner or later
    tarde or temprano
  145. they are out of spare parts
    no tienen refacciones
  146. take it easy
    no te excites. Tomalo con calma
  147. the teacher was difficult
    la maestra puso dificultades
  148. never mind
    ovidalo
  149. she didn't get any sympathy
    no recibio nengun respaldo
  150. that surprises me
    me parece muy raro
  151. don't get upset
    no te enojes
  152. a long time ago
    hace mucho tiempo
  153. he enlisted at nineteen
    se alisto a los dieceinueve anos
  154. that depends
    no estoy muy segura
  155. they are evenly matched
    estan bien emparejados
  156. slower than a snail
    mas lento que una tortuga
  157. I can't believe it
    se me hace imposible creerlo
  158. so far so good
    hasta ahora todo va bien
  159. he gave me the cold shoulder
    me trato con desden
  160. she made him look stupid
    lo hizo quedar mal
  161. drop the subject
    olvidate del asunto
  162. one chance in a thousand
    una oportunidad en mil
  163. we were pulling for them
    estabamos a favor de ellos
  164. on second thought
    pensandolo bien
  165. does the end justify the means?
    justifica los medios el fin?
  166. I'm stiff all over
    esoty anquilosada
  167. that's not fair
    eso es injusto
  168. I'd be the last to know
    seria la ultima en saberlo
  169. it's very imposing
    es imponente
  170. you should make up your mind
    deberias decidirte
  171. why not ask them?
    por que no se lo preguntas?
  172. out of breath
    sin aliento
  173. that doesn't matter at all
    no importa en absoluto
  174. it's my treat
    yo invito
  175. it went up in smoke
    desaparecio por completo
  176. That would spell disaster
    llevaria al desastre
  177. she picked up a bug
    atrapo una infeccion
  178. that doesn't make sense
    no tiene sentido
  179. it was a cover up
    trataron de ocultarlo
  180. the market opens at sunrise
    el mercado se abre al amanecer
  181. she's expecting soon
    ya pronto dara a luz
  182. don’t argue
    no discutas!
  183. that was the turning point
    ese fue el punto crucial
  184. it's driving me crazy
    me esta volviendo loca
  185. we have an oblication
    nos sentimos obligados
  186. back to the drawing board
    hay que recomenzarlo todo
  187. I'm in a bind
    estoy en apuros
  188. at a glance
    de una ojeada
  189. it was all in vain
    no sirvio de nada
  190. it took the edge off my apetitte
    me quito la gana de comer
  191. I'll fix him
    le voy a dar su merecido!
  192. let me explain
    permiteme que te explique
  193. take home a souvenir
    llevate un recuerdo
  194. like music to her ears
    eso es lo que le gusta
  195. we never slept a wink
    no logramos conciliar el sueno
  196. bad rush-hour traffic
    la circulacion de punta
  197. mind over matter
    la mente sobre la materia
  198. by all means
    por supuesto, hazlo
  199. allow me
    dejame intentarlo
  200. in any event
    en cualquier caso
  201. thanks for the compliment
    gracias por el cumplido
  202. good bye, love
    adios, carino
  203. most of the time
    la mayoria de las veces
  204. any more?
    algo mas?
  205. of no great use
    no muy util
  206. you should apologize
    deberias excusarte
  207. guess what?
    sabes algo?
  208. it's getting worse
    esta cada vez peor
  209. they got lost
    se extraviaron
  210. there's an eight hour delay
    hay una demora de ocho horas
  211. a book of tickets, pllease
    un mazo de boletos, por favor
  212. we're making headway
    estamos progresando
  213. mind your own business
    ocupate de tus asuntos
  214. she didn't have the heart
    no se animo a hacerlo
  215. go ahead
    sigue adelante
  216. she'll live to be a hundred
    llegara a centenaria
  217. we've been friends since childhood
    somos amigos desde siempre
  218. you're telling me
    y me lo dice a mi
  219. never again!
    nunca mas!
  220. glad to meet you
    mucho gusto en conocerte
  221. one has to take a stand
    uno tiene que definirse
  222. more than ever
    mas que nunca
  223. neither can I
    Tampoco puedo hacerlo yo
  224. keep out
    no entres
  225. the next time, we will
    lo haremos lo proxima vez
  226. not in the slightest
    de ningun modo
  227. does your head ache?
    te duele la cabeza?
  228. our computer is down
    nuestra computadora esta estropeada
  229. that's life
    asi es la vida
  230. happy birthday
    feliz cumpleanos
  231. I'm losing my voice
    me estoy quedando afonica
  232. they tried to cheat me
    trataron de entrellevarme
  233. at least fifteen times
    por lo menos quince veces
  234. it's null and void
    queda sin valor
  235. they fell in love
    se enamoraron
  236. he settled down at 21
    se asento a los 21 anos
  237. to a certain extent
    hasta cierto punto
  238. our love to all
    dales nuestros recuerdos
  239. they are in great shape
    estan en gran forma
  240. they bit the dust
    mordieron el polvo
  241. we slipped up
    no escurrimos
  242. safe and sound
    sano y salvo
  243. they went sightseeing
    fueron a conocer la ciudad
  244. by trial and error
    al tanteo
  245. show them in
    hazlos pasar
  246. I caught up with him
    lo alcance
  247. quite enough
    mas que suficiente
  248. we played a trick on them
    les hicimos una buena
  249. get off my back
    deja de molestarme
  250. I'm sorry to bother you
    siento molestarte
  251. we got tied up in traffic
    nos atoramos en el trafico
  252. he missed his appointment
    falto a su cita
  253. it was beyond our means
    no nos lo podimos
  254. don't mind me
    haz como si no estuviera aqui
  255. don't bother
    no te molestes
  256. if I were you
    si fuera tu
  257. I guess so
    eso creo
  258. It's okay with me
    por mi, esta bien
  259. since the beginning of time
    desde el principio
  260. up until now
    hasta ahora
  261. well done
    bien hecho
  262. could you fix me a drink?
    puedes prepararme un trago
  263. what happened?
    que sucedio
  264. she's been busy as a bee
    esta sumamente ocupada
  265. see you soon
    hasta dentro de poco
  266. fasten your seatbelt
    atate el cinturon de seguridad
  267. to go from bad to worse
    ir de mal en peor
  268. look here!
    mira
  269. lost luggage
    equipaje extraviado
  270. you bet!
    por supuesto
  271. that's a new approach
    se trata de un metodo nuevo
  272. what's the problem
    cual es la dificultad
  273. you shouldn't get your hopes up
    no te hagas demasiadas ilusiones
  274. he gets up at dawn
    se levanta al amancecer
  275. on sale at 20% off
    en oferta con un descuento del 20%
  276. Let's keep in touch
    mantengamonos en contacto
  277. behind the scenes
    tras bambalinas
  278. I have no quarrel with that
    no me opongo a eso
  279. you can't be serious?
    lo dices en serio?
  280. what a nice surprise!
    que sorpresa mas agradable
  281. Let's have a barbecue
    preparemos una barbacoa
  282. it was a full day
    fue un dia muy activo
  283. I wish it were true
    ojala fuera cierto
  284. the fish are biting
    los peces estan mordiendo
  285. pay attention
    presta atencion
  286. only yourself to blame
    es culpa tuya
  287. a vintage year
    un ano de buena cosecha
  288. things are looking good
    las cosas tienen buen aspecto
  289. in the dark of night
    en mediode la obscuridad nocturna
  290. it had slipped my mind
    se me habia olvidado
  291. in every way
    de todos modos
  292. stay out of it
    no intervengas en eso
  293. can you believe it
    parece increible
  294. cross it off
    anulalo
  295. there's something wrong here
    aqui hay gat encerrado
  296. I've been looking for you
    te estaba buscando
  297. thaey are both nearsighted
    los dos son miopes
  298. that makes my mouth water
    se me hace agua la boca
  299. it's going to happen again
    va a pasar otra vez lo mismo
  300. it's painful to admit it
    duele tener que admitirlo
  301. it's his anyway
    de todos modos es suyo
  302. so much and more
    eso y mas
  303. on leave
    de permiso
  304. far from it
    lejos de eso
  305. it's up for sale
    esta de venta
  306. every one of us
    todos y cada uno de nosotros
  307. my bills are past due
    tengo varias facturas atrasadas
  308. I want to be frank
    voy a ser muy franca
  309. they can't be trusted
    no se puede confiar en ellos
  310. spread the alarm
    has zonar la alarma
  311. our hopes vanished
    nuestras esperanzas se esfumaron
  312. They pleaded guilty
    se declararon culpables
  313. mark my words
    fijese en mis palabras
  314. These data show a current deficit
    estos datos indican que actualmente existe un deficit
  315. please be more specific
    por favor, sea mas especifico
  316. that's a joke
    no hablara en serio
  317. my, how he's grown
    como ha crecido
  318. but, he's just a kid
    si no es mas que un nino
  319. they were socially prominent
    Eran de clase privilegiada
  320. it was a stupid mistake
    fue una estupidez
  321. that makes sense
    eso tiene sentido
  322. it's apt to happen often
    tiene a ocurrir con frecuencia
  323. we'd love to attend
    no encantaria ir
  324. who would volunteer for that
    quien se prestaria para eso
  325. it appears to be likely
    parece ser possible
  326. bite the bullet
    a lo hecho, pecho
  327. a long series of problems
    un sinfin de lios
  328. take charge of it
    encarguese de eso
  329. he's easily impressed
    el se deja impresionar facilmente
  330. it's hard to believe
    apenas se puede creer
  331. a moment to treasure
    un momento para guardar en la memoria
  332. that might explain it
    por eso sera
  333. she will be very upet
    ella se pondra muy disgustada
  334. he was sworn in all the same
    no obstante, lo juramentaron
  335. they're perennial favorities
    siempre se les prefiere
  336. the score was lopsided
    el tanteo estaba desigual
  337. it's a wild speculation
    es una especulacion improbable
  338. she's very perceptive
    ella es muy perspicaz
  339. we took the initiative
    nosotros tomamos la iniciativa
  340. trust me! it's a good deal
    confie en mi! es un buen negocio
  341. it became necessary to promote him
    fue necesario elevarlo de puesto
  342. we failed in the long run
    fracasamos a la larga
  343. it's a laid-back atmosphere
    es un ambiente informal
  344. he's in a jolly mood
    el esta de la buena
  345. the date is set
    la fecha has sido fijada
  346. There had been a decade of drought
    habian pasado diez anos de sequia
  347. they were well brought up
    les dieron una buena crianza
  348. afterwards, I felt better
    mas tarde me senti mejor
  349. it was well-documented
    estaba bien documentado
  350. judge, jury and executioner
    juez, juzgado y verdugo
  351. she made a graceful exit
    ella se fue en estilo
  352. we had nothing but trouble
    no tuvimos mas que problemas
  353. it was inconvenient
    fue un estorbo
  354. the rewards will be great
    la rempensa sera enorme
  355. that's no excuse
    eso no admite disculpa!
  356. an in-depth discussion
    una discusion a fondo
  357. it's a legitimate complaint
    es una queja justa
  358. a borderline case
    un caso dudoso
  359. the trip seemed endless
    el viaje parecia que no terminaria
  360. they should bury the hatchet
    ellos deberian hacer las paces
  361. it was an afterthought
    era una idea tardia
  362. they go by the book
    ellos actuan segun las reglas
  363. try and cooperate
    haga un esfuerzo y coopere
  364. that's our policy
    esa es nuestra norma
  365. my boyfriend was a cheapskate
    mi novio era de lo mas tacano
  366. that makes me angry
    eso me enfurece
  367. I'm allergic to bee stings
    les tengo alergia a las picaduras de abejas
  368. he's exceptionally bright
    el es sumamente listo
  369. get lost
    vayase al diablo
  370. it's your best bet
    es lo mejor que puede hacer
  371. all at the same time
    todos a la misma vez
  372. Coordination is a natural ability
    la coordinacion es una habilidad natural
  373. they have everything you want
    tienen de todo lo que ud quiera
  374. above and beyond the call of duty
    mucho mas alla del cumplimiento de los deberes de uno
  375. we're in a no-win situation
    estamos en una situacion donde no hay ganadores
  376. his hobby is golf
    la aficion de el es el golf
  377. it was hunting season
    estabamos en la temporada de caza
  378. he's a compulsive liar
    el es un mentiroso incorrregible
  379. she's a well known fashion designer
    ella es una modista muy conocida
  380. they wree well experienced
    ellos tenian bastante experiencia
  381. why on earth keep silent
    por que se debe guardar silencio
  382. let's eat outside
    comamos al aire libre
  383. there is no question about it
    no ofrece la menor duda
  384. all the same, I'm for him
    a pesar de todo, estoy a favor de el
  385. every now and again
    de vez en cuando
  386. to deal with them is nonsense
    tratar con ellos es absudo
  387. roughly speaking, it's accurate
    es preciso, mas o menos
  388. their behavior will improve
    el comportamiento de ellos mejorara
  389. keep an eye on them
    vigilelos
  390. I'd be the laughingstock
    yo seria el objeto de burlas
  391. there's no guarantee
    no hay garantia
  392. it's either yes or no
    o si o no
  393. they were not on my side
    no tomaron partido conmigo
  394. the feeling was deep-rooted
    el sentimiento estaba profundamente arraigado
  395. wouldn't you know it
    que mala suerte
  396. las duedas de el excederan sus bienes
    his debts will exceed his assets
  397. que esperaba?
    what were you expecting?
  398. debe rechazarsele
    it should be rejected
  399. esto es una toneria
    it's a fool's game
  400. ni se le apromixa
    not in the same vicinity
  401. ella les tenia temor a las serpientes y las aranas
    she dreaded snakes and spiders
  402. la marea estaba bajando
    the tide was ebbing
  403. el tursimo es una atraccion del ano entero
    tourism is a year-round attraction
  404. era una solution provisional
    it was a short-term solution
  405. ellos eran unos sonadores
    they were dreamers
  406. desde entonces de dio cuenta
    from then on, he became aware
  407. las reglas son estrictas
    the rules are strict
  408. uno puede arreglarselas con menos
    one can manage on less
  409. no lo niego
    I don't deny it
  410. salga y vote
    get out the vote
  411. como pasa el tiempo
    how time flies
  412. hace poco tiempo
    a short while ago
  413. estaba a punto de llorrar
    she was close to tears
  414. a el le codicaban el oro
    they coveted his gold
  415. el estaba equivocado
    he was mistaken
  416. con frecuencia es un fraude
    it's quite often fake
  417. el vicio de la avaricia
    the vice of greed
  418. seran destrozados
    they'll be shattered
  419. eso no tiene precedente
    it's unheard of
  420. hasta aquel momento no se habia previsto
    until then, it wasn't foreseen
  421. existe una confianza mutua
    there's a mutual trust
  422. desde entonces se hizo mas dificil
    from then on it became more difficult
  423. el saboreo el triunfo
    he savored the victory
  424. actualmente duele mucho
    it hurts too much right now
  425. cual fue el resultado?
    what was the outcome?
  426. el sueldo ni siquiera tienta
    the salary is not even appealing
  427. mientras tanto
    in the meantime
  428. la desilusion de ella no nos sorprendio
    her disappointment was expected
  429. hay sitio de sobra
    there's room to spare
  430. por derecho, no esta lejos
    no far, as the crow flies
  431. ella tenia el corazon destrozado
    she was heartbroken
  432. lo que aconseja es una tonteria
    that's silly to suggest
  433. de verdad?
    really, is that so?
  434. intentaron vigilarnos
    they tried to spy on us
  435. era una compania seria
    the firm was reliable
  436. el repartidor jamas llega a tiempo
    the delivery man is never on time
  437. nosotros podiamos ver la via lactea claramente
    we could see the milky way clearly
  438. no interrumpa la actuacion
    don't disrupt the performance
  439. el examen de ortografia es bastante dificil
    the spelling test is quite difficult
  440. ella era querida por todos
    she was beloved by all
  441. no le haga caso
    disregard his advice
  442. yo hice algunos calculos
    I made some calculations
  443. eso no tiene nada que ver con esto
    that has nothing to do with it
  444. la familia de ella era de buena posicion
    her family was well off
  445. el ultimo en orden aunque no en importancia
    last, but not least
  446. la ingravidez de un astronauta
    the weightlessness of an astronaut
  447. era un asunto unilateral
    it was one-sided
  448. yo fui un tonto desde el principio
    I was a fool from the beginning
  449. en cumplimiento de los deberes de uno
    in the line of duty
  450. no se le ve fin a este asunto
    there's no end in sight
  451. ellos amenazaron con hacer una demanda
    they threatened to sue
  452. ellos metieron la pata otra vez
    they've messed up again
  453. la propina no esta incluida
    the tip is not included
  454. el trabajo ha sido interrumpido por un tiempo
    the job is termporarily on hold
  455. no funciona muy bien
    it doesn't work too well
  456. mayormente eran sobrantes
    it was mostly odds and ends
  457. desde entonces he guardado silencio
    since then, I have remained silent
  458. no se meta
    don't get involved
  459. sucede al mediodia
    it takes place at noon
  460. me parece increible cuando me pongo a pensar en eso
    I pinch myself when I think about it
  461. esto le debe interesar a ud.
    this should interest you
  462. levantese
    rise and shine
  463. eran varias cosas
    it was a mixture of things
  464. se le agradecio mucho
    it was appreciated
  465. entre en cordura
    shape up
  466. era my reservado
    he valued his privacy
  467. desde entonces ha madurado
    since then, he acquired some sense
  468. se abrira la sesion
    the meeting will come to order
  469. que le hace pensar asi?
    what makes you think so?
  470. es molesto, pero no se preocupe
    it's unpleasant, but don't worry
  471. para mencionar unos cuantos
    just to name a few
  472. deje que lo agarre
    don't let me catch you
  473. por aqui y alla
    here and there
  474. ellos juegan honradamente
    they play fair and square
  475. habia un letrero de neon gigantesco
    there was a gigantic neon sign
  476. ella tiene dolor de cintura
    she has lower back pains
  477. cueste lo que cueste
    whatever the cost
  478. dese prisa
    make it quick
  479. tendra que hacer cola
    you'll have to wait in line
  480. donde esta la parada de taxis?
    where is the taxi stand?
  481. el turno de servicio de el duro tres anos
    his tour of duty was three years
  482. me siento desanimado
    I feel depressed
  483. el logro un milagor
    he pulled a rabbit out of a hat

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