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AC1-U1: Adventure Trip: The Long Walk Along the Amazon. Glossary in English and Catalan

Key Vocabulary from Unit 1 from Advanced Contrast 1 published by Burlington Books
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awareness
consciència
charities
insititucions benèfiques, organitzacions sense ànim de lucre.
Rainforest charities
institucions sense ànim de lucre en defensa de la selva tropical
danger
perill
environment
medi ambient
jungle
jungla
rainforest
selva tropical
trip
viatge
bite
mossegada, picada.
To bite bit bitten
picar, mossegar
jellyfish sting
picada de medusa
To sting, stung, stung
picar
electric eel
anguila
killer bee
abella assassina
mosquito
mosquit
mosquito bite
picada de mosquit
snake
serp, serps
snakebite
picada, mossegada de serp
sandfly
mosca de la sorra
sandfly bite
picada mossegada de mosca de la sorra
electric eel sting
picada, mossegada d'anguila.
Bee sting
picada d'abella
killer bee sting
picada d'abella assassina
widt
amplada
length
llargada
goal
objectiu, fita
hammock
hamaca
village
poble
diet
dieta
disease
malaltia. Unusual diseases: malalties poc comuns, rares.
first aid supply
primers auxilis, suministraments de primera necessitat
arrival
arribada.
To arrive -d -d
arribar
departure
sortida.
To depart, departed, departed
marxar, partir
breathing difficulties
dificultats respiratòries, dificultats en respirar
communication equipment
equip de comunicació
severe skin problems
problemes de pell greus
tree branches
l branques dels arbres
village chief
el cap, líder, dirigent del poble
electric shock
xoc elèctric
electric fence
tanca elèctrica, valla eléctrica
big, bigger than, the biggest
gran, més gran que, el més gran
dense, denser than, the densest
dens, més dens que, el més dens
large, larger than, the largest
gran, més gran que, el més gran. .
long, longer than, the longest
llarg, més llarg que, el més llarg.
sharp, sharper than, the sharpest
afilat, més afilat que, el més afilat
short, shorter than, the shortest
curt, més curt que, el més curt.
steep, steeper, the steepest
costarut, més costarut que, el més costarut
dangerous, more dangerous than, the most dangerous
perillós, més perillós que, el més perillós
hostile, more hostile than, the most hostile
hostil, més hostil que, el més hostil.
hostile people
gent, pobles hostils.
remote, more remote than, the most remote
allunyat, remot; més allunyat que, el més remot
unpredictable, more unpredictable, the most unpredictable
impredictible, més impredicible que, el més impredictible
also
també
Nevertheless
malgrat això
However
sin embargo, no obstante
so as
per tal de què
so as not
per tal de que no
so as not to frighten them
per tal de no espantar-los
To bite bit bitten
picar, mossegar.
To begin began begun
començar
To buy bought bought
comprar
To catch caught caught
afafar, capturar
To come came come
venir
To come away, came away, come away
separar-se, desfer-se, desempallegar-se, sortir-se
To come from, came from, come from
provenir, originar-se
To cut cut cut
tallar
To do did done
fer
To eat ate eaten
menjar
To fight fought fought
lluitar
To give gave given
donar
To leave left left
sortir, deixar, abandonar, marxar
To make made made
fer
To rise rose risen
pujar, sortir el sol, apujar.
To send sent sent
enviar
To show showed shown
'mostrar', ensenyar
To show up, showed up, shown up
aparèixer, presentar-se de sobte
To sleep slept slept
dormir
To sting stung stung
picar, mossegar
To take took taken
portar, prendre. It took him 895 days to climb the steep mountains in Peru but he achieved his goal.
To tell told told
dir, explicar
To arrive in, arrived in, arrived in
arribar a (ciutat). They arrived in London yesterday
To arrive at, arrived at, arrived at
arribar a (lloc). They will arrive at Kennedy airport in 5 minutes.
To come from, came from, come from
provenir. She comes from Chicago
To come away, came away, come away
separar-se, desfer-se, desempallegar-se, sortir-se
To consist of, consisted of, consisted of
conistir en
To fight against, fought against, fought against
lluitar contra, en contra de. Mandela fought against racism
To show up, showed up, shown up
aparèixer, presentar-se de sobte
To warn about, warned about, warned about
advertir de
Raise awareness
concienciar
Face to face
cara a cara.
Fight your way
fer-se camí.
Break the ice
trencar el gel
Prove somebody wrong
demonstar que algú està equivocat
To arrive arrived arrive
arribar
To breath breathed breathed
respirar
To carry carried carried
portar, transportar, carretejar
To climb climbed climbed
pujar muntanyes
To consist of, consisted of, consisted of
consistir en
To cook cooked cooked
cuinar
To face faced faced
enfrontar-se
To follow followed followed
seguir
To hire, hired hired
llogar
To hung, hang hung
penjar
To kill killed killed
matar, assassinar
To prove proved proven or proved
demostrar
To reach reached reached
alcanzar, atrapar, arribar a
To raise raised raised
pujar, augmentar, criar, educar. To raise awareness: concienciar
To save saved saved
estalviar, salvar.
To survive, survived, survived
sobreviure
To threaten, threatened threatened
amenaçar
To trust trusted trusted
confiar, dipositar confiança, fiar-se
To try, tried tried
intentar
To walk walked walked
caminar, passejar
To warn warned warned
advertir, posar en alerta, avisar
To welcome welcomed welcomed
donar la benvinguda

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