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"AL" is a form of "AL", an abbreviation which is often translated as "Alabama". "El" is a noun which is often translated as "el ferrocarril elevado". Learn more about the difference between "AL" and "el" below.
AL(
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ehl
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An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
1. (U.S. state)
a. Alabama
He was a simple man, born and raised in Greenbow, AL.Era un hombre simple, nacido y criado en Greenbow, Alabama.
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el(
ehl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g., skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(transport)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el ferrocarril elevado
(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)
Saul rode the El to work for years.Saúl tomó el ferrocarril elevado para ir al trabajo durante años.
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