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  1. It is dangerous to run long distances in like this.
  2. Your breathing will probably increase quickly, because this is very high .
  3. The price of these vegetables if they are grown locally or brought from some place.
  4. Do you have any about how to make the perfect turkey?
  5. The valleys in are great for growing vegetables.
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1161 Chile Travel Tips

Daniel talks about the various regions in his country and things to do in Chile.

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it depends

Well, it depends on what you want to do.

When one thing 'depends on' another, it means that there is a connection between the two and if one thing happens, then the other will happen. Notice the following:

  1. Our vacation plans will depend a lot on the weather.
  2. Your salary depends on the years of experience you have had.

tips

I can give you a lot of tips so you can save money.

A 'tip' is a useful idea, hint or suggestion. Notice the following:

  1. You can learn a lot by reading the financial tips in this magazine.
  2. She is always interested in cooking tips.

heat

So if you're okay with the heat.

'Heat' is the hotness or high temperature of a place. Notice the following:

  1. They keep the heat very low in their house, because it's expensive to keep it warm.
  2. The heat is so intense in the middle of the day that people stop working.

the Andes

If you go to a couple of places near the Andes you can see a lot of beautiful lakes.

The 'Andes' are a mountain range in South America. Notice the following:

  1. Cusco is a famous city which is surrounded by the Andes.
  2. Bus rides through the Andes are beautiful but scary.

altitude

You will also have to be careful with the altitude.

The 'altitude' of a place is how high it is above sea level. Notice the following:

  1. Many people get headaches from the altitude here.
  2. It is very difficult to exercise at a high altitude.

 

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