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Grade 11: Spanish - La Casa en Mango Street Vocab: Part 2

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quieto
calm/ not moving
abrazar
to embrace
gruesos
thick/ large
puntiagudos
sharp pointed
pertenecer
to belong to
plantada
planted
lanzar
to launch
apoderarse
to seize/ take power
peludos
with a lot of hair/ furry
morder
to bite
marchitarse
withered
tulipan
tulips
alrededor de
around/ surrounding
ensensar
to show
ladrillos
bricks
crecer
to grow/ flourish
luchar
to fight
enorme
very large
ahorrar
to save/ save money
agitacion
a movement from one side to the other side as what one does when he dances
caderas
hips
jalar
to pull
florecer
to give flowers
de subito
suddenly
cobija
blanket
cargar
to load/ to bring (in the arms)
docena
a dozen
tacon alto
high heel
tramos
flights of stairs
propietario
land lord
cualesquiera
whichever
sintonizar
to tune in
gaviota
seagull
geranio
Geranium
chorro
a trickle or spurt
azorado
ashamed
departamento
apartment
suspirar
to sigh/ yearn for
chillar
to cry/ scream
hartarse
to be fed up/ sick/ tired of
hilito
a little thread
unico
singular
sonar a
to sound like
escoba
broom
broches
barrettes
diademas
hair bands
resbaloso
slippery
escurrirse
to slip
de peluche
stuffed animal/ hair similar to that of a stuffed animal
rueditas
small wheels
anchoas
Anchovies
calido
hot
hornear
to prepare/ cook in the oven
campito
a small field
tibio
lukewarm
roncar
to snore
oloroso
fragrant