TERM 1. EXAM 2. VOCABULARY

ENGLISH
SPANISH
SENTENCE
Anxious
Worried
I'm anxious about my exam.
Casual
Informal
I usually wear casual clothes
Embarrased
Avergonzado
That situation embarrased me.
Delighted
Encantado
I'm delighted to hear that.
Whole
Entero
I'm going to spend a whole year in Canada
Devastating
Desastroso
The hurricane was devastrating
Crowded
Abarrotado
The stadium was crowded
Exciting
Emocionante
That trip to Cancun was very exciting
Mild
Temperaturas suaves
Madrid has a mild weather in spring.
Check in
Registrarse
You have to check in in the hotel.
Get on
Subirse
I have to get on the plane in fifteen minutes.
Pick up
Recoger
Could you pick me up on your way to work?
Take off
Despegar
The plane takes off in an hour
Relaxing
Relajante
I'd like to have a relaxing weekend.
Realize
Darse cuenta
I realized I'd met him before
Library
Biblioteca
I went to the library to borrow a book.
Success
Éxtio
The film was a great success
Sympathetic
Comprensivo
My mum is very sympathetic
Sightseeing
Turismo
I went sightseeing in London
PHRASAL VERBS: TAKE
ENGLISH
DEFINITION
SPANISH
SENTENCE
Take After
Resemble somebody in appearance,
behaviour or character.
Parecerse a
She takes after her mother. She is very stubborn.
Take away
Remove something from one place and
put it in the other.
Llevar, quitar
Take the magazines away and put them on the shelf.
Take back
Return something
Devolver
I have to take the jacket back to the shop. It's too big.
Take down
Write down
Anotar, apuntar
The secretary took down the message.
Take in
Understand
Entender
I don't take maths in. It's too hard for me.
Take off
Leave the ground and fly
Despegar
The plane took off an hour late.
Take on
Accept a job, accept a task or responsibility
Aceptar, asumir
I'm exhausted because I have taken on too much work.
Take out
Go to a restaurant and pay for everything.
Invitar a salir
He took as all out to an expensive restaurant.
Take over
Take control of something
Encargarse
I have to leave, could you take over the meeting for me?
Take around
Show the interesting features
Llevar
He took me around the factory where he used to work.
Take to
Begin to like something
Begin to do something as a regular activity
Empezar a gustar,
Comenzar a hacer algo
He has taken to jogging.
Take up
Accept a job
Aceptar un trabajo
Karen has just taken up the post as sales manager.

PRACTICE FOR EXAM: PHRASAL VERBS


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