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Daily Spanish Vocabulary #2

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This is the second of a series I'll be making to help people here learn some more vocabulary. I'll be using a selection of words: sometimes based on current issues, sometimes based on requests, and other times based on what I feel like doing. Anyways, enjoy!

Today's topic is based on endangered wildlife.

poner en peligro

Transitive verb

Definition(s): to endanger

la fauna

Noun

Definition(s): wildlife

el medio ambiente

Noun

Definition(s): the environment (as a whole), the natural world

extinguido (m.)/extinguida (f.) or extinto (m.)/extinta (f.)

Adjective

Definition(s): extinct

el bioma

Noun

Definition(s): biome

el rinoceronte

Noun

Definition(s): rhinoceros

el chimpancé

Noun

Definition(s): chimpanzee

Examples:

«El medio ambiente está en peligro.»

«Hay muchos biomas en el mundo.»

«Chimpancés tienen muchas similaridades con humanos.»

«Rinocerontes son animales grandes que viven en África.»

«La fauna está puesto en peligro.»

«El medio ambiente es hermoso.»

«Para más inri, muchos animales están extinguidos.»

That's it for now. I hope you learned some new vocabulary today! Please upvote if you liked this, and make sure to see tomorrow's installment. If you have any requests for the next installment, please comment below with your idea. Thanks for reading this; bye! ~

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3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/thraenthraen
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¡Gracias! As per my post on yesterday's list, here's my attempt at using some of this vocabulary in sentences:

Hay mucha fauna en las montañas acerca de mi casa, pero muchos animales y muchas plantas aquí ponen en peligro porque gente están dañando el medio abiente. No tenemos rinocerontes o chipancés, pero hay muchos otros animales.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Elgatobandido
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Neat list. Can't wait to see #3

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/TatianaBoshenka

I love this series! Keep them coming!

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/m.tastic
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Thanks! :)

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/KellyMJara

Thank you for doing this! Great idea for other Spanish learners like me to find new words in an organized fashion. You rock, M-taz!

3 years ago

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Thanks! :)

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/HenryMille4

Thanks, but I have to say I liked yesterday's lesson better. All the vocabulary was used in the example. Today it felt like random words on a subject, not a lesson.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/m.tastic
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I'm sorry, I was tired yesterday and didn't have time to do much. I recently added some more examples. Today's will be better.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Rob2042

Thanks! Request: organs of the body.

3 years ago

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Heart- corazón (m)
Kidney- riñón (m)
Lung- pulmón (m)
Brain- cerebro (m)
Pancreas- páncreas (m)
Spleen- bazo (m)
Stomach-estómago (m)
Intestine- intestino (m)
Liver- hígado (m)
Gallbladder- vesícula biliar (f)
Bladder- vejiga (f)
Adrenal gland- glándula suprarrenal (f)
Appendix- apéndice (m)
Thymus- timo (m)
Ileum- íleon (m)
Jejunum- yeyuno (m)
Duodenum- duodeno (m)
Cecum- ciego (m)

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Talca
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Gracias, Doctor Elgatobanido.

3 years ago