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Spanish AS Exam

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remitir
to refer to
difundir
to broadcast
manifestar
to declare
incremento
an increase
incontables
countless
así como
as well as
lograda
successful
cabe destacar
worth mentioning
al fin y al cabo
at the end of the day
polémica
hot topic
singularizarse
to single oneself out
hasta el punto de
to the point of
decir amén a todo
to agree with everything
apretarse le cinturón
to economise
a las altas horas de la madrugada
to the early hours of the morning
dejar an paz
to leave alone
a duras penas
with difficulty
caigo en la cuenta
i realised
con apuros
with difficulty
a fin de cuentas
after all
a toda prisa
quickly
como si no fuera poco
as if it weren't enough
el ultimo grito en
the latest fashion in
hacer frente
to confront
en un abrir y cerrar de ojos
in the blink of an eye
haver la vista gorda
to turn a blind eye
costar un ojo de la cara
to cost an arm and a leg
tengo miedo que
i am scared that
temo que
i fear that
siempre que
as long as
tal vez
maybe
en cuanto
as soon as
cualquiera
whichever
dondequiera
wherever
ojala que pudiera concluir deciendo
i wish i could conclude by saying
poblado
populated
castigada
punished
me cuesta
i find it hard to (not encuentro)
debido a
due to
provechosas
beneficial
llevar a
lead to
mientras
whilst
dirigidas a
aimed at
me dan miedo/panico
it gives me fear/panic
el mayor problema, claro, es el bosillo
the biggest problem, clearly, is the expense
para pesadillas de muchos padres
the nightmares of many parents
no hace falto
there's no need
no me importa
i don't care
a mi me da igual
doesn't bother me
a pesar de que
despite the fact
a menos que
unless
a mi ver
in my view
yo no lo veo así
i don't see it like this
puede que tengan algo de razón, pero
they could be right, but
me parece absurdo que
i think it's absurd that
estoy totalamente en contra
i'm totally against
ya que
since
en otras palabras
in other words
por eso
therefore
asímismo
also
sino que
but rather
de pura cepa
authentic
disfrutar
enjoy
desrollar
to develop
prestano gobierno
government loan
ultimamente
recently
echar una mano a
help somebody/lend a hand
se producira un gran desastre
it will produce a disaster
me sorprendida
it surprises me
puede ser perjudicial
it can be damaging
de vez en cuando
from time to time
sacar todo el provecho
to make the most of
intimidad
privacy
esta fuente
this source
cirfas
figures
ser implicado
to be involved
pasar de moda
out of fashion
impider
to prevent
puede que
it might be that
apoyar
to support
de hecho
in fact
a diario
daily
a estas alturas
in this situation
en este sentido
in this sense
afirmaciones
statement
ni aunque
even if
a toro pasado
in retrospect
a toda costa
at all costs
a fondo
at depth
me cuesta creer lo
i cannot believe that
decenas de miles
tens of thousands
como es habitual
as per usual