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"Accents" is a form of "accents", a plural noun which is often translated as "el tono". "Keyboards" is a form of "keyboard", a noun which is often translated as "el teclado". Learn more about the difference between "accents" and "keyboards" below.
accents(
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A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (way of speaking)
a. el tono
(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)
The damsel asked for the knight's help in dulcet accents.La dama pidió con tono melodioso que el caballero la ayudara.
accent
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
2. (punctuation)
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)
The accent is written above the o in the Spanish word "educación."El acento se escribe encima de la o en la palabra española "educación".
3. (pronunciation)
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)
Arturo speaks Spanish with an Argentine accent.Arturo habla español con un acento argentino.
4. (emphasis)
a. el énfasis
(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)
Where does the accent in the word "superfluous" fall?¿Dónde cae el énfasis en la palabra "superfluous"?
b. 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)
You put the accent on the wrong syllable.Marcaste el acento en la sílaba equivocada.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
5. (to emphasize)
a. acentuar
You need to accent the first syllable in the Spanish word "árbol."Hay que acentuar la primera sílaba en la palabra española "árbol".
6. (to accentuate)
a. acentuar
The room is decorated in white and pastel blue and accented with red drapes.La habitación está decorada con blanco y azul pastel y acentuado con cortinas rojas.
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keyboard(
ki
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bord
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (computing or music)
a. el teclado
(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)
She can type on the keyboard without looking at the keys.Puede teclear en el teclado sin mirar las teclas.
2. (musical instrument)
a. el teclado
(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)
I'm learning to play the keyboard.Estoy aprendiendo a tocar el teclado.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (computing)
a. teclear
With the move to digital products, the publisher invested in having all its data keyboarded and captured.Con el cambio a productos digitales, la editorial invirtió en teclear y capturar todos sus datos.
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