Spanish 5A

el hurac�n

hurricane

la inundaci�n

flood

llover (o -> ue)

to rain

la lluvia

rain

nevar (e ->ie)

to snow

el terremoto

earthquake

la tormenta

storm

el art�culo

article

investigar

to investigate

el locutor, la locutora

announcer

el noticiero

newscast

ocurrir

to occur

el reportero, la reportera

reporter

tratar de

to try on

apagar

to put out (fire)

bajar

to go down

el bombero, la bombera

firefighter

comenzar (e ->ie)

to start

destruir (i->y)

to destroy

dormido

asleep

el edificio de apartamentos

apartment buiding

la escalera

ladder

escaparse

to escape

esconder(se)

to hide(oneself)

la explosi�n

explosion

el humo

smoke

el incendio

fire

los muebles

furniture

muerto

dead

el param�dico

paramedic

quemar(se)

to burn (oneself), to burn up

se murieron

they died

subir

to go up

herido

injured

el herido

injured person

el h�roe

heroe

la hero�na

heroine

rescatar

to rescue

salvar

to save

valiente

brave

la vida

life

vivo

living, alive

a causa de

because of

afortunadamente

fortunately

asustado

frightened

la causa

cause

de prisa

in a hurry

de repente

suddenly

gritar

to scream

hubo

there was

llamar (por tel�fono)

to call (on the phone)

o�r

to hear

sin duda

without a doubt

�Socorro!

Help!