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Conversación Avanzada de Claudia USFQ 2012 primavera
STUDY
PLAY
ajetreada
busy, tiring
cursar
to study
exoneración
to relieve from responsibility (exonerate)
exigente
demanding
titulación
degree/diploma
homologado
school approved by the government
conejillos de india
cuy, guinea pigs
depuración
refinement, purification
arrancar
to yank
penoso
labourous
aval
sponsor
malhadada
wretched
advertencia
warning
la piratería
piracy
la guardería
nursery school, day care center
dialogar
to converse
transportista
carrier
madrugar
to wake up early
maltratar
to mistreat
el remedio
remedy/care
optar
to choose
propietario
owner
dispositivos
mechanism
precautelar
to watch out for
comité
committee
el gremio(sindicato)
guild, union
viga
beam
asentado
established, settled
fachada
facade, front
desgastar
to erode (wear and tear)
remoción
removal
escombros
debris
púa
barb
inmueble
building
periferia
outskirts
heredar
to inherit
expropiación
expropriation, confiscation
el reto
challenge
inédito
unprecedented, unheard of
la difusión
spreading (of knowledge)
tuitear
to tweet
lanzar
to launch, release
encabezar
to lead
presunto
alleged, suspected
desbordar
to exceed, to push past limits
rechistar
to complain
la validez
validity
involucrar
to get involved, to interfere
la rendición
surrender
miope
myopic (short sighted)
desglose
breakdown
tribunal
court of justice, board of examiners
potable
drinkable (potable)
bomba hydraulic
water pump
drenaje
drainage
abastecimiento
supply
caudal
flow
rendimiento
performance
tratamiento
treatment
riego
irrigation
saneamiento
disinfection
cobertura
coverage
ineficaz
inefficient
desembocar
to flow into
descalzo
barefoot
manto
layer
recinto
enclosure, place, area
dañar
to damage, hurt, harm
caserío
country house, farm house
alojarse
to lodge, put up
cosecha
harvest
sexagenario/a
sixty year old
ventisca
blizzard, violen storm
anegado
flooded
correntada
rapids, strong current