In today's e-mail, I told you that we had a wild weekend with a burglar getting into our back yard and the police coming to rescue us. There was a lot of noise and commotion, but my 6-year-old niece slept through the whole ordeal.
@>---- wild = selvagem, agitado, "louco"
@>---- burglar = ladrão, arrombador
@>---- get into = entrar
@>---- back yard = quintal
@>---- rescue = socorrer, resgatar, salvar
@>---- commotion = agitação, tumulto
Minha sobrinha dormir durante todo o incidente e "perdeu" a aventura. 🙂
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(Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary)
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