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H. Spanish IV

Final (Semester 1)
STUDY
PLAY
la carabela
sailing ship; caravel
la neblina
fog; mist
la orilla
shore; bank
la colina
hill
el siglo
century
la guerra
war
veraniego(a)
related to summer; summery
extranjero(a)
foreign; foreigner
huir
to flee
paracerse a
to resemble
la reina
queen
corona
crown
joyas
jewels
una alfombra
carpet
What happen in the year 711?
the moros invaded northern Africa
Who is Don Pelayo?
the first king of Spain
Córdoba
the capital of the moros
la Reconquista
the period of fighting of the moros (lasted 8 centuries)
Cristóbol Colón
Christopher Columbus
Granada
the final city of the moros
el gazpacho
cold soup
tortilla española
potato casserole
una arboleda
orchard; tree farm
verso
verse
estrofa
stanza
rima
rhyme
el símil
simile ("como"=like, as)
la metáfora
metaphor (no "como")
la rama
branch
el tronco
tree trunk
las hojas
leaves
la madera
wood
un(a) criollo(a)
Creole (spanish origen but born in America)
la precipitación
precipitation; rain
acomodado(a)
rich
agrio(a)
sour
bello(a)
beautiful
caluroso(a)
hot
escaso(a)
scarce
nevado(a)
snowy
apoyar
to support
subyugar
to subjugate
tejer
to weave; knit
un nudo
knot
el quipu
used by Incas to count
el Inca "Hijo del Sol"
supreme ruler
quechua
language of the incas
el choclo
corn
charqui
llama jerky
la encomienda
the system of dividing the land among the incas
Simón Bolivar
lead rebellion; Venezuela and Columbia; wanted one big country
Evo Morales
president of Bolivia
ceviche
fish marinated in citris
la ceniza
ash
hongo
mushrooms
el viñedo
vineyard
una huerta
large vegetable garden
un chapparrón
downpour
una ráfaga
gust of wind
una llanura
plains
belicoso(a)
warlike
austral
southern
la boleadora
lasso with balls
el cinturón
belt
los bombachas
baggy trousers