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Jan 11

tapar


verb, to cover, hide, veil, stop, block, cement

Cuando llega el invierno, tapo mis plantas con una sábana, para que no se quemen con el frío.
When winter comes I cover my plants with a sheet so they won't get frostbitten.

El contador de la empresa tapa los robos del gerente, manipulando los números.
The firm's bookkeeper conceals the manager's theft by manipulating the numbers.

Las mujeres del Medio Oriente tapan su rostro.
Women in the Middle East cover their faces.

Taparon el pozo la semana pasada.
The well was cemented over last week.

No vayas por la avenida, porque está tapada.
Don't use the main avenue because it's blocked.

Esta crema no tapa los poros.
This cream doesn't clog your pores.

Tápate bien, que hace mucho frío.
Wear warm clothes because it's really cold out.


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Jan 10

hacha


feminine noun (uses el in the singular, las in the plural), axe, hatchet

¿Crees que puedes talar ese árbol con el hacha?
Do you think you can fell that tree with an axe?


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Jan 9

dicha


feminine noun (la), luck, happiness, good luck, blessing, good fortune

Tuve la dicha de viajar hasta egipto y conocer las pirámides.
I was fortunate enough to travel to Egypt and see the pyramids.


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Jan 8

arca


feminine noun (uses el in the singular, las in the plural), chest, box, coffer, ark, tank, reservoir

Todos hemos escuchado la historia del Arca de Noé.
We have all heard the story of Noah's Ark.


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Jan 7

arándano


masculine noun (el), cranberry

Se pueden preparar varios postres ricos con arándanos deshidratados.
There are several good desserts you can make with dried cranberries.


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