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close this book Forestry training manual Inter-America Region
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View the document Session I day one
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View the document Session II special projects
View the document Session III The forest of the world, peace corps forestry goals, the individual volunteers' roles
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View the document Session V Exercise I: Record keeping
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View the document Session VII Flowers, seeds, the beginning
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View the document Session IX Non-verbal communication
View the document Session X Basic site selection, planning and layout of a nursery
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View the document Session XII Cultural values
View the document Session XIII Soil preparation, seed bed sowing, and reproduction by clippings
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View the document Session XV Communication through illustration
View the document Session XVI Fertilizers, watering and containers
View the document Session XVII Spanish language
View the document Session XVIII Protection and record keeping
View the document Session XIX Individual interviews
View the document Session XX Planting trees
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View the document Session XXVIII Spanish language
View the document Session XVIII Forestry extension
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View the document Session XXX Spanish language
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View the document Session XXXIX Community analysis introduction
View the document Session XL Soil erosion
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View the document Session XLIII Watershed management
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View the document Session XLV Review of expectations - mid way
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View the document Session LIX Cultural shock - are we ready for it?
View the document Session LX Grafting and fruit trees
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Session XLVI Spanish language

Total Time: Open

Overview

Trainees work on vocabulary pronunciation and form sentences. Review of grammar rules. Summarize host country speaker presentation from previous session.

Procedures

Time

Activities

 

1. Summary of host country speaker's presentation,

 

2. Vocabulary,

 

3. Grammar roles review.

Vocabulary

Holes - hoyos; pazetas

Growth - grecimento

Yield - rendimiento

Native forest - monte;

Monte native; bosque native

Jungle - selva woodlot- arboleda

Percent - porcentage

Sod - chamba

Stem - tallo; fuste

Break - quiebra

Small end diameter - diametro el fin inferior

Large end diameter - diametro el fin superior

Trunk - travoco

Rot - pudricion

"conk" (fungus) - hongo

Heartwood - duromen

Pith - meldula

Sapwood - albura, samago

to limb - desramar

to load - cargar

Cable - cuble hook - gancho

Landing - cancha

Resin - resina sap - savia

Sow - sierra, serrucho to measure - medir

Choker - tecla, estrobo

Understory - satobasque, bosque bajo

Utilization - utilizacion

Supressed - suprumido

Dominant - dominante

Codominant - codominante

Statistics - estadisticia

Rotation - rotacion

To graft - injectar

Graft - injecto

Swamp - pantano

Bud - uema, brote