LATINOS IN OHIO

SPANISH FOR BEGINERS

PURO, pure
ME, me
LA MADRE, the mother
EL PAPEL, the paper
LA TRIBU, the tribe
JOVEN, young, young man
EL VOLUMEN, the volume, size
VALE, is worth
ANTES, before
EN, in, on
LA SEGURIDAD, security
LA MUJER, the woman
SOCIAL, social
EL FIN, the end
ESPERAR, to expect,hope,wait
EL BARITONO, the baritone​
​​AHI, there, over there
EL VAGON, the (railroad) car
UN POCO, a little
EL CAUDILLO, the leader
UN BOLETIN, a bulletin
EL CORAZON, the heart
FRANCES, French
EL NORTE, the north
UNICO, only, unique
LA TIERRA, the earth, soil
CINCO, five
LA LEY, the law
EL DEDO, the finger
LA DEUDA, the debt
LA GENTE, the finger

​EL CAJON, the case, box
​​EL DOCTOR, the doctor
LA VISTA, the sight, view
EL CHEQUE, the check
MEJICO, Mexico
UN AGUILA, an eagle
GRANDE, big, large, great
EL ZAPATO, the shoe
EL GATO, the cat
UN ZORRO, a fox
LA FLAMA, the flame
LA LUZ, the light
CASTELLANO, Castilian
UNA PAGINA, a page
COLORADO, red, ruddy
YO, I
USTED, formal you (sing.)
LA BOCA, the mouth
UNA VEZ, one time, once
LA BOMBA, the bomb, pump
AUTOBUS, the bus
CONTINUO, continuous

RUBIO, blond
LA CAJA, the box, cash box
DIOS, God
EL JEFE, the chief, boss
LA VIUDA, the widow
EL CABALLO, the horse
AMABLE, kind, amiable
UNA VACA, the cow
LA ACERA, the sidewalk
HOY, today
LA CALLE,  the street
EL AGUA, the water
EL SENOR, the gentleman
EL CUARTO, the room
EL FUEGO, the fire
EL CUNADO, the brother-in-law
BUENO, good
EL UNIVERSO, the universe
UN CARRO, a car
EL BUEY, the ox
LA ROSA, the rose
MUY, very
EL AIRE, the air
UNA CASA, a house
Y, and
RAMON, Raymond
LA CUOTA, the quota
LA ROPA, the clothes
PEPE, Joe
HAY, there is, there are
LA REINA, the queen
GUIAR, to guide
HORRIBLE, horrible
EL CUERPO, the body
PERO, but
EL CUIDADO, the care
EL PERRO, the dog
UN AGUERO, an omen, a sign
EL BURRO, the donkey, burro
EL HUERFANO, orphan(boy)
EL BAMBU, the bamboo
UNA CAMA, a bed
LA RUINA, the ruin
CARO, dear, expensive
EL RUIDO, the noise
LA CAMISA, the shirt
ASI, thus, so
EL COLOR, the color
LA SALA, the hall, (large) room
LA CUCARACHA, cockroach
UN OSO, a bear
LA CREMA, the cream
VIVA, Long live! Hurrah!
​UNA HORA, an hour​​​
LA CAÑA, the cane
EL DIABLO, the devil
EL HOMBRE, the man
BIEN, well(adv.)
UN HUEVO, an egg​