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Happiness Comes From Respect, Not Riches
- Vocabulary Cloze

Kelley Pigott
Activity by Kelley Pigott
Article by Stacey Kennelly

Fill in all the gaps with the missing words, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Click the this button again for another letter. You can also click on "[?]" for a different hint. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!

Rellena los espacios en blanco con las palabras que faltan. Haz click en "Check" para comprobar tus aciertos. Si te resulta difícil la respuesta utiliza el botón "Hint" y te revelará una letra de la casilla en la que te encuentres, puedes clickear varias veces en "Hint" y te dará cada vez una letra más de la palabra. Para obtener ayuda también puedes clickear en el botón "[?]" y te dará una pista. Perderás puntos con las pistas.


Listen:

   accordingly      address      answer      circle      come      echo      engaged      face      fall      greater      income      instead      lead      link      matters      opposed      overall      peer      post      pursue      rate      regardless      researcher      rise      sharpen      smart      stand      status      success      suggest      surprisingly      themselves      through      track      wealth      whereas      within   
Vocabulary words and phrases
happiness – enjoying pleasure, satisfaction and joy. (felicidad)
- a great quantity or store of money, valuable possessions, property, or other riches. (riqueza)
to - to strive to gain; seek to attain or accomplish. (perseguir)
– intelligent. (inteligente)
to – to improve; to make more precise or acute. (afilar, agudizar)
a - a person who has equal standing with another or others, as in rank, class, or age. (igual/coetáneo)
– in general. (total/en conjunto)
– social position relative to the position of others. (estatus social)
as – in contrast with. (en lugar de)
to – to give a score; to rank. (dar una puntuación)
– the reflexive form of they or them. (ellos mismos)
– the money you earn. (ingresos)
– but on the other hand. (mientras que)
to – to connect. (vincular)
to – to respond to. (contestar)
– inside the limits or extent of in time or distance. (entre)
- by virtue of, with the assistance of. (a través)
- placed or situated. (posición)
– as an alternative. (en cambio)
to – to speak to; to mention and talk about. (dirigir)
– doing well. (exito)
to into play – become involved. (entrar en juego)
- without due thought or consideration. (a pesar de)
to – to bring or call to mind by logic or association. (sugerir)
a – a person who investigates. (investigador)
to – to follow. (perseguir)
a -graduate job – employment after finishing university. (un trabajo después de licenciarse de la universidad)
to – to go up. (subir)
to – to go down. (bajar)
– consequently. (en consecuencia)
the author – the main author. (el autor principal)
what really – that which is most important. (lo que más importa)
-to-face - being in the presence of another; facing. (cara a cara)
- committed, as to a cause. (involucrado en)
the good – the general welfare of a group or society. (el bien común)
a – a group of people sharing an interest, activity, upbringing, etc. (grupo)
to – to repeat. (repetir)
– in an amazing manner. (sorprendentemente)