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"Essential" Spanish Vocabulary

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acabar
to finish, to end, to complete
andar
to walk
aprender
to learn
caer
to fall
cantar
to sing
comenzar
to begin, to start, to commence
comer
to eat
comprar
to buy, to purchase
conducir
to lead, to conduct, to drive
conocer
to know, to be acquainted with
construir
to construct, to build
contar
to count, to relate, to tell
creer
to believe
dar
to give
deber
to owe, must, ought
decir
to say, to tell
dormir
to sleep
entrar
to enter, to go (in), to come (in)
escribir
to write
estar
to be
estudiar
to study
gustar
to like
haber
to have (as an auxiliary, helping verb to form the compound tenses)
hablar
to talk, to speak
hacer
to do, to make
ir
to go
leer
to read
llamar
to call, to name
llevar
to carry (away), to take (away), to wear
mirar
to look, to look at, to watch
oír
to hear
pagar
to pay (for)
pensar
to think
perder
to lose
poder
to be able, can
poner
to put, to place, to turn on (TV, radio)
quedarse
to remain, to stay
querer
to want, to wish
saber
to know, to know how
salir
to go out, to leave
sentir
to feel sorry, to regret, to feel
ser
to be
tener
to have, to hold
tomar
to take, to have (something to eat or drink)
traer
to bring
venir
to come
ver
to see
vivir
to live
volver
to return, to go back
ponerse
to put on (clothing), to become, to set (of sun)
mirarse
to look at oneself, to look at each other
caerse
to fall, to fall down, to tumble
irse
to go away
llamarse
to be called, to be named
sentirse
to feel (well, ill)