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UnitOverviewNivel13Unidad1

Politics
Everyonehasopinionsonpolitics,canyouexpressyours?Inthisunityouwillreviewpoliticallanguageandwaysof
expressinggratitude.

Vocabulario
Vocabulario

Phoneticspelling

Morfema Traduccin/definicin

dedicate

UK['ded.i.keit]US
['ded.i.keit]

verb

democracy

UK[di'mk.r.si]US[
'm:.kr]

noun

democrat

UK['dem..krt]US
['dem..krt]

noun

democratic
convict
conviction

togiveyourenergy,time,etc.completely
thebeliefinfreedomandequalitybetween
people,orasystemofgovernmentbased
onthisbelief,inwhichpoweriseither
heldbyelectedrepresentativesordirectly
bythepeoplethemselves
intheUS,amemberorsupporterofthe
DemocraticParty

UK[,dem.'krt.ik]US
adjective basedontheprinciplesofdemocracy
['kr]
todecideofficiallyinacourtoflawthat

verb
someoneisguiltyofacrime
UK[kn'vik.n]US
whensomeoneisofficiallyfoundtobe
noun
[kn'vik.n]
guiltyofaparticularcrime

convince

UK[kn'vints]US
[kn'vints]

verb

topersuadesomeoneormakethem
certain

environment

UK[in'vai.rn.mnt]
US['vair.n]

noun

theconditionsthatyouliveorworkinand
thewaythattheyinfluencehowyoufeel
orhoweffectivelyyoucanwork

UK
environmental [in,vai.rn.'men.tl]
US[,vair.n'men.l]
ethnic
social

socialism

socialist
inflation

pensions

adjective relatingtotheenvironment

UK['e.nik]US['e.nik] adjective ofanationalorracialgroupofpeople


relatingtoactivitiesinwhichyoumeet
UK['su.l]US['sou] adjective andspendtimewithotherpeopleand
whichhappenduringthetimewhenyou
arenotworking
thesetofbeliefswhichstatesthatall
UK['su.l.i.zm]US
peopleareequalandshouldshareequally
noun
['sou]
inacountry'smoney,orthepolitical
systemsbasedonthesebeliefs
UK['su.l.ist]US
asupporterofsocialismormemberofa
noun
socialistpoliticalparty
['sou]
UK[in'flei.n]US
[in'flei.n]
UK['pent.n]US
['pent.n]

noun

ageneral,continuousincreaseinprices

noun

asumofmoneypaidregularlybythe
governmentoraprivatecompanytoa
personwhodoesnotworkanymore
becausetheyaretoooldortheyhave
becomeill

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thebeliefinasocietywithoutdifferent
socialclassesinwhichthemethodsof
productionareownedandcontrolledbyall
itsmembersandeveryoneworksasmuch
astheycanandreceiveswhattheyneed

communism

UK['km.ju.ni.zm]US
noun
['k:.mj]

communist

adjective

authoritarian

UK[,:.r.i'te.ri.n]
US[,:r.i'ter.i]

demandingthatpeopletotallyobeyand
adjective refusingtoallowthemfreedomtoactas
theywish

debt

UK[det]US[det]

noun

budget

UK['bd.it]US
['bd.it]

noun

tax

UK[tks]US[tks]

noun

speech

UK[spi:t]US[spi:t]

noun

law

UK[l:]US[l:]

noun

leadership

UK['li:.d.ip]US[
d`]

noun

something,especiallymoney,whichis
owedtosomeoneelse,orthestateof
owingsomething
aplantoshowhowmuchmoneyaperson
ororganizationwillearnandhowmuch
theywillneedorbeabletospend
(anamountof)moneypaidtothe
government,whichisbasedonyour
incomeorthecostofgoodsorservices
youhavebought
aformaltalkgivenusuallytoalarge
numberofpeopleonaspecialoccasion
arule,usuallymadebyagovernment,
thatisusedtoorderthewayinwhicha
societybehaves,orthewholesystemof
suchrules
thesetofcharacteristicsthatmakeagood
leader
toexpressyourchoiceoropinion,
especiallybyofficiallywritingamarkona
paperorbyraisingyourhandorspeaking
inameeting
theprocessofteachingorlearningina
schoolorcollege,ortheknowledgethat
yougetfromthis
todecideonorchoose,especiallyto
chooseapersonforaparticularjob,by
voting
atimewhenpeoplevoteinorderto
choosesomeoneforapoliticalorofficial
job

vote

UK[vut]US[vout]

verb

education

UK[,ed.ju'kei.n]US
[,ed.ju'kei.n]

noun

elect

UK[i'lekt]US[i'lekt]

verb

election

UK[i'lek.n]US
[i'lek.n]

noun

unemployment

UK[,n.im'pli.mnt]
US[,n.im'pli.mnt]

noun

protect

UK[pr'tekt]US
[pr'tekt]

verb

ideology

UK[,ai.di'l..di]US[
noun
':.l]

immigration

UK[,im.i'grei.n]US
[,im.i'grei.n]

noun

beneficial

UK[,ben.i'fi.l]US
[,ben.i'fi.l]

adjective helpful,usefulorgood

govern

UK['gv.n]US[`n]

verb

thestateofbeingunemployed
tokeepsomeoneorsomethingsafefrom
injury,damageorloss
atheory,orsetofbeliefsorprinciples,
especiallyoneonwhichapoliticalsystem,
partyororganizationisbased
whensomeonecomestoliveinadifferent
country

tocontrolanddirectthepublicbusinessof
acountry,city,groupofpeople,etc

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government
political

politics

dictator
dictatorship

capitalism

capitalist

security

UK['gv.n.mnt]US[
thegroupofpeoplewhoofficiallycontrola
noun
country
`n]
UK[p'lit.i.kl]US[
adjective relatingtopolitics
'li.]
theactivitiesofthegovernment,members
UK['pl.i.tiks]US
oflawmakingorganizationsorpeoplewho
noun
['p:.l]
trytoinfluencethewayacountryis
governed
aleaderwhohascompletepowerina
UK[dik'tei.tr]US
noun
countryandhasnotbeenelectedbythe
['dik.tei.`]
people
UK[dik'tei.t.ip]US[
noun
acountryruledbyadictator
`]
aneconomic,politicalandsocialsystem
basedonprivateownershipofproperty,
UK['kp.i.tl.i.zm]US
businessandindustry,anddirected
noun
[l]
towardsmakingthegreatestpossible
profitsforsuccessfulorganizationsand
people
UK['kp.i.tl.ist]US[
noun
someonewhosupportscapitalism
l]
protectionofaperson,building,
UK[si'kju.ri.ti]US[
organizationorcountryagainstthreats
noun
'kjur..i]
suchascrimeorattacksbyforeign
countries

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