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Leroy, Claude E.; Albuquerque, Severino João Medeiros; Schil, Mary H. / Português para principiantes
(1993)

Lição 30,   pp. [329]-340


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VOCABULARIO
acuado, -a - trapped,
agarrar-se a - to seize, grasp
aliviado, -a - relieved
apanhar - to get; pick up
apertar - to tighten; press
apoiar - to support, sustain
apoiar-se em - to lean on
aproximar-se (de) - to come close, draw
near
o   ar - appearance; air
arriscar-se - to risk, take a
chance
aterrorizado, -a - terrified
atirar - to throw; shoot
atirar os bravos para cima - to throw
one's arms up
atrts de - behind, in back of
o   barulho - noise
o   batente - doorpost, jamb
bater - to knock; beat
o   botdo - button
cansar-se - to become tired, grow tired
o   cobrador - bill collector
corn cautela -carefully
confuso, -a - confused
cumprir - to fulfill, complete
dar com - to come upon, see
despir (dispo) - to undress
desvairado, -a - crazy, wild
dirigir-se a - to go to
em palo - stark naked
o   embrulho - package
encetar - to start, begin
enxugar - to dry, wipe
esconder-se - to hide
esmurrar - to beat, pound
estarrecido, -a - appalled, shocked
o   estrondo - slam, bang
ferver - to boil
fundo, -a - deep
a   gritaria - shouting
o   grito - shout
impulsionado, -a - driven, blown
instaurar-se - to be established
interromper - to interrupt
inutilmente - uselessly, in vain
o   lance de escada - flight of stairs
largar - to release, let go
lento, -a - slow
mal - scarcely
o   mirmore - marble
na certa - surely, certainly
o   n6 do dedo - knuckle
nu, nua - naked, nude
ofegante - panting, out of breath
o   padeiro - baker; bakery delivery person
o   parapeito - window sill
o   passo - step
dar dois passos - to take a couple of
steps
pelado, -a - bare, naked
o   pesadelo - nightmare
a   pirueta - pirouette
o   ponteiro - pointer, hand (of a dial)
a   presta¢do - installment, payment
Que horror! - How horrible!
o   rufdo - noise
segurar - to hold
o   serviqo - service
porta de serviqo - service entrance
sobressaltado, -a - startled
soltar - to utter; release, let
loose
a   subida - ascent
sdbito, -a - sudden, unexpected
de stibito - suddenly
o   suor - swear, perspiration
o   tarado - degenerate, pervert
trancar-se - to lock oneself in
o   traseiro - rear end
vagaroso, -a - slow
Valha-me Deus! - Good Heavens!
verdadeiro, -a - true, real


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