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How to say "Sally was in the Navy"

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"Sally was in the Navy"= "Sally era en el marino"?

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updated MAR 12, 2010
posted by MeEncantanCarasSonrisas

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Sally era una marinero.

Sally was a sailor.

I think marinera (adjective) means "marine" as in a marine animal and that the noun (marinero) is invariant. Who knows? They weren't female sailors when the RAE tossed a coin to make marinero masculine.

updated MAR 12, 2010
edited by 0074b507
posted by 0074b507
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Sally was in the Navy - Sally estuvo en La Marina

updated MAR 11, 2010
posted by Carlos-F
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