Listen to an audio pronunciation
vs
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Quick answer
"Banking" is a noun which is often translated as "la banca", and "eyes" is a plural noun which is often translated as "la mirada". Learn more about the difference between "banking" and "eyes" below.
banking(
beyngk
-
ihng
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (financial business)
a. la banca
(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).
Legislators want to strengthen banking by requiring higher reserves.Los legisladores quieren fortalecer la banca exigiendo que haya mayores reservas.
b. el sector bancario
(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).
Banking is suffering the aftershocks from the global crisisEl sector bancario está sufriendo los coletazos de la crisis global
2. (activities in a bank)
a. las operaciones bancarias
(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).
With the bank's new app, you can do all of your banking from your smartphone.Con la nueva aplicación del banco, se puede hacer todas las operaciones bancarias desde el teléfono inteligente.
3. (embankment)
a. el terraplén
(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).
The maintenance crew is working to strengthen the bankingEl personal de mantenimiento está trabajando para reforzar el terraplén.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (financial)
a. bancario
The public is demanding that those responsible for the banking crisis be brought to justice.La sociedad está exigiendo que los responsables de la crisis bancaria sean juzgados.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
eyes(
ayz
)
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (gaze)
a. la mirada
(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).
The child couldn't take her eyes off of the massive cake on the table.La niña no podía quitar la mirada de la enorme torta sobre la mesa.
eye
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (anatomy)
a. el ojo
(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).
She has blonde hair and green eyes.Ella tiene el pelo rubio y ojos verdes.
3. (weather)
a. el ojo
(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).
The weather in the eye of a hurricane can be very calm.El tiempo en el ojo de un huracán puede ser muy calmado.
4. (sense)
a. la vista
(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).
She has a good eye for detail.Ella tiene buena vista para los detalles.
b. el ojo
(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).
My brother has an eye for fashion.Mi hermano tiene buen ojo para la moda.
5. (opening)
a. el ojo
(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).
It took me three minutes to get the string through the eye of the needle.Tardé tres minutos pasar el hilo por el ojo de la aguja.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
6. (to watch)
a. observar
He was eyeing the cookies intently.Estaba observando fijamente las galletas.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.  |  Ver en español
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS