El medio ambiente

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La ameneza
threat
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El calentamiento
warming
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Concienciar
to make aware
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una etapa
stage
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explotar
exploit
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fomentar
promote
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frenar
to halt
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una helada
a freeze/frost
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nocivo
harmful
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ocasionar
to cause
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una ola de calor
a heatwave
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promover
to promote
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provocar
to cause
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suavizar
to soften
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los combustibles fosiles
fossil fuels
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eso no da votos
this does not give votes
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la mayor amenaza ambiental del siglo
the major environmental threat of the century
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lo estamos viendo cada dia
we are seeing everyday
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no hay que ser tremendistas
one does not have to be coarsely realistic
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las reglas de la naturaleza
the laws of nature
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resulta absurdo intentar
an absurd result to attempt to
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si seguimos emitiendo CO2 al ritmo actual
if we continue to emit CO2 at the current rate
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soy conscientes de que
to be aware that
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ahogarse
to gasp for breath
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la alteracion del sueno
sleep disturbance
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el alumbrado
lighting
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antano
at one time (long ago)
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aquejar
to afflict
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la calzada
road surface
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en camara lenta
in slow motion
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el claxon
horn (car, boat)
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un decibelio
a decibel (measure of noise)
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los hierbajos
weeds
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jadear
to pant
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los lugarenos
local people
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macilento
pale, sickly
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el parque automovilismo
quantity of vehicles
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la perdida
loss
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el plomo
lead
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el rozamiento
friction
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con especial hincapie en
with special emphasis on
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con mayor indice de
with highest index of
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estar sometido a
to be subject to
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plantearse
to arise
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un abono
a subscription
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alcanzar
to reach
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un catalizador
a catalyic converter
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facilitar
to offer/to provide
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implantar
to set up
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un kilovatio
a kilowatt (measure of electricity)
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novedoso
novel, new
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potenciar
to promote
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radicar
to be rooted in
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una red
a network
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subvencionar
to subsidise
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trasladar
to move
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el trayecto
journey
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el bajo/alto coste energetico
the low/high energy cost
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los beneficios se destinan a
the profits go to
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esta siendo un exito
this being a success
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una fuente de energia
a source of energy
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imponer una tasa
to impose a fee
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mejorar la calidad del aire
to improve the quality of the air
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no solo...sino tambien
not only... but also
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la atmosfera
the atmosphere
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la radiacion solar
solar radiation
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la superficie terrestre
the earths surface
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atraviesa
to pass through
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gases de efecto invernadero
greenhouse gases
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absorber
to absorb
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exploit

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callen6

good word list but quite a few spelling and grammar mistakes

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