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el árbol genealógico

family tree

los derechos humanos

human rights

el destino

destiny

el clima

climate

el orgullo

pride

el idioma

language

el mestizaje

racial mix

el barrio

neighborhood

la tierra natal

native land

la despedida

farewell

la añoranza

feeling of longing

la frontera

border

la herencia

heritage

la pobreza

poverty

la libertad

liberty

la comunidad

community

la ciudadaní

citizenship

la cultura

culture

la costumbre

custom

la tradición

tradition

la identidad

identity

la migra

immigration police

el/la immigrante

immigrant

el refugiado, la refugiada

refugee

el bisabuelo

great grandfather

la bisabuela

great grandmother

el tatarabuelo

great-great grandfather

la tatarabuela

great-great grandmother

el/ la descendiente

descendant

el antepasado

ancestor

la antepadasa

ancestor

el indocumentado

indocumented person

la indocumentada

indocumented person

inmigrar

immigrate

emigrar

emigrate

adaptarse

to adapt

exilarse

to exile

volver

to return

extrañar

to miss

olvidarse de

to forget about

acordarse de

to remember

aprender

to learn

explotar

exploit

cruzar

cross

cambiar

change

cultural

cultural

rico,a

rich

pobre

poor

el país de origen

country of origin

soñar con

to dream about

la lengua materna

mother tongue

buscar nuevos horizontes

to seek new horizons

discriminar a

to discriminate against

tener prejuicios contra

to be prejudiced against someone

hacerse ciudadano

to become a citizen

hacerse la América

to seek success in the Americas

cruzar la frontera

to cross the border

mantener el contacto

to maintain contact

ser oriundo/a de

to be originally from

sentirse rechazado/a

to feel rejected

ser bilingüe, trilingüe/ políglota

to be bilingual, trilingual, a polyglot

ser mano de obra barata

to be cheap labor

ser bicultural

to be from two cultures

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