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"Accent marks" is a form of "accent mark", a noun which is often translated as "el acento". "Tildes" is a form of "tilde", a noun which is often translated as "la tilde". Learn more about the difference between "accent marks" and "tildes" below.
accent mark(
ahk
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sehnt
 
mark
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (linguistics)
a. el acento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
In Exercise 3, you need to add the accent marks to the Spanish words on the list.En el Ejercicio 3, hay que añadir los acentos a las palabras españolas en la lista.
b. la tilde
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Accent marks are used on Spanish vowels to indicate stress or, in certain cases, to distinguish meaning.Las tildes se usan sobre las vocales españolas para señalar dónde se acentúa la palabra o, en algunos casos, para diferenciar el significado.
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tilde(
tihl
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dey
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (general)
a. la tilde
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Don't forget the tilde when you write the word "español."No olvides la tilde cuando escribes la palabra "español".
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