Span. 3 Q3 Exam Vocab

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Lo Hago
I do it
El riesgo
risk (noun)
Quinientos
500
Puesto de cuero
Leather stall
Me resbale en
I slipped on
Una casacara de platano
a banana peel
No me debes nada
you owe me nothing
es una orfuerta que
it is an offer that
usted no puede rechazar
you can't refuse
Tuvimos que huir de la finca
we had to flee from the farm
Te prometo que un dia volvere
I promise you that I'll return one day.
Cerre la carta con un beso y
sealed the letter with a kiss
la eche en el buzon
tossed it in the mailbox
Cinco hombres salieron de la selva
5 men came out of the jungle
y nos rodearon
and surrounded us
pero los shuar matan a les de afuera, ¿verdad?
but the Shuar kill outsiders, don't they?
Tangui, ¿Como les puedo pagar?
Tangui, how can we pay you (plural)
Me parece una pesadilla, una escena del infierno
It seemed like a nightmare, a scene from "Hades"
La chancha
The homemade mill for grinding the ore
Estaba desolde
Was devestated
el entierro
Burial
pensativa
Pensive/thoughtful
iba a ganar
I was going to earn
tan peligroso
So dangerous
sendero
A path
recorrimos caminas
We traveled narrow roads
la cima
The top
medio de la nada
In the middle of nowhere
dentro de
Inside of
edificios
Buildings
empezar de nuevo
To begin again
desfile
Parade
saludaba
(She) greeted
pleas de galios
Cockfights
aposto
He bet
parecio que su gallo
Was going to lose
me parecio muy loco
It seemed crazy to me
precaucion
safety precautions
encendieron
they set off/lit
lanzaron cohetes
they launched rockets
sonaron como
They sounded like
valiente
brave/bold
a fueras del pueblo
the outskirts of town
alquilamos
we rented
ella nos protegeria
she would protect us
Nos levantabamos
we got up
carritos de madera
wooden carts
gatear
to crawl
encerrados
closed-in
rentable
profitable
veta
vein
se hiceron
they became
rezabamos
we prayed
bolsas de rocas
sacks of rocks
hombros
shoulders
lentamente
slowly
profundamente
deeply
el dueno del molina
mill owner
flaco
skinny
daba vueltas
was turning
molerlo
to grind it
echamos
we tossed/we poured or cast
la botella
the bottle
plata
silver
pesaba mucho
weighed a lot
pega
struck to/clung to
mi dio
he measured
salud
health
arriesgo
I risk
mezcla
the mixture
descargado
dumped/chucked
tela
fabric/cloth
las quemo
he burned them
soplete
blowtorch
taparse
to cover (something on yourself)
esponjas
sponges
herramientas
tools
ahorrar
to save (money, etc.)