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"Bonus" is a noun which is often translated as "el plus", and "plus" is a noun which is often translated as "el más". Learn more about the difference between "bonus" and "plus" below.
bonus(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (extra payment)
a. el plus
(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).
I was the only person in my department to earn a bonus at the end of the year.Fui la única persona de mi departamento que ganó un plus al final del año.
b. la prima
(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).
If you hit your sales goal for eight consecutive weeks, the company gives you a $500 bonus.Si logras tu meta de ventas durante ocho semanas consecutivas, la compañía te regala una prima de $500.
c. la bonificación
(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 company laid off hundreds of employees and gave the CEO a bonus.La empresa despidió a cientos de empleados y le dio una bonificación al director ejecutivo.
2. (advantage)
a. la ventaja
(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).
We like the house, and having a heating system is a bonus, too.Nos gusta la casa, y el hecho de que tenga calefacción también es una ventaja.
3. (insurance compensation) (United Kingdom)
a. la gratificación
(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 insurance premiums are pooled into a fund that pays bonuses to policyholders.Las primas de los seguros se invierten en un fondo común que paga gratificaciones a los asegurados.
4. (finance) (United Kingdom)
a. el dividendo adicional
(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).
Shareholders shall receive their bonus at the end of the year.Los accionistas recibirán el dividendo adicional a fin de año.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
5. (additional)
a. extra
When you buy a new car or truck, we'll throw in a bonus set of tires.Cuando compres un carro o camioneta nuevo, te daremos un juego extra de neumáticos.
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plus(
pluhs
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mathematics)
a. el más
(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 plus before this number indicates that it is positive.El más delante de este número indica que es positivo.
b. el signo de más
(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 plus means you need to add the numbers on either side of the symbol. El signo de más significa que hay que sumar los números a ambos lados del símbolo.
2. (advantage)
a. la ventaja
(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).
While her job may not pay a lot of money, it offers her other pluses.Aunque en su trabajo el sueldo no es muy alto, le ofrece otras ventajas.
b. el punto a favor
(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 house is small, but one of its pluses is that it comes with a pool.La casa es pequeña, pero tiene como punto a favor una piscina.
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
3. (mathematics)
a. más
Seven plus three equals ten. Siete más tres es igual a diez.
A conjunction is a word that connects words, phrases, clauses, or sentences (e.g. The cat and the dog slept.).
4. (in addition)
a. además
There are five of us, plus two groups of four each. We'll need a table for 13.Nosotros somos cinco, además de dos grupos de cuatro cada uno. Necesitaremos una mesa para 13.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
5. (advantageous)
a. positivo
On the plus side, at least you no longer have to pretend that you like his sister.Del lado positivo, por lo menos no tienes que fingir que te cae bien su hermana.
6.
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
(electronics)
a. positivo
Connect the black cable to the plus terminal on the battery.Conecta el cable negro al terminal positivo de la batería.
7. (and up)
a. para arriba
This movie is for people 17 years of age plus. Esta película es para la gente de 17 años para arriba.
8. (in grades)
a. más
Rebecca got a B plus in math.Rebecca sacó una B más en matemáticas.
b. plus
James got a C plus in English.James sacó una C plus en inglés.
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