12 palabras que he aprendido escuchando la radio 29/11/2017

-Hefty (considerable/importante/pesado) /ˈhɛftɪ/


Example: 

I got a hefty fine
The worker lifted the hefty box into the truck





-Outrageous (indignante/cabreante/extravagante)  /aʊtˈreɪdʒəs/

Example:

He was rude all  evening, his behaviour was outrageous
She wears the most outrageous clothes in the world
-Inquest (investigación)
Example:

The inquest showed that the patient indeed died of cancer




-Carnage (matanza/carnicería) /ˈkɑːnɪdʒ/
Example:

The carnage was too upseting to be shown on TV







-To breach a court order (incumplir una orden judicial)






-Indict (imputar)

Example:

The suspect was indicted for rape




-Conviction (condena)
-Convicted (condenado)
Example:

Norman’s conviction  shocked the community










-Crown cort (Tribunal superior de lo penal de Inglaterra)









-Prosecutor (fiscal)

Example:

The prosecutor is cross-examining the witness









-To plead guilty (declararse culpable)

Example:

Mike pleaded guilty to the charge




-Endeavors (esfuerzos/empeños/proyectos/iniciativas/aventura)  /ɪnˈdɛv.ə/


Example:

Science is one of humanity’s greatest endeavors










-Amid ( en medio de)  /əˈmɪd/

Example: 

How am I supposed to work amid all this noise

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