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"Building" is a noun which is often translated as "el edificio", and "suite" is a noun which is often translated as "la suite". Learn more about the difference between "building" and "suite" below.
building(
bihl
-
dihng
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (structure)
a. el edificio
(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's an impressive building, with 94 levels and a location in the center of the city.Es un edificio impresionante, con 94 pisos y una ubicación en el centro de la ciudad.
b. la construcción
(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).
That new building is a costly monstrosity.Esa construcción nueva es una monstruosidad costosa.
2. (act of building)
a. la construcción
(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 building of the new library is going to take four months.La construcción de la nueva biblioteca va a tomar cuatro meses.
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suite(
swit
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (room)
a. la suite
(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).
For their honeymoon, the couple decided to splurge and book the nicest suite in the hotel.Para su luna de miel, la pareja decidió no ahorrar en gastos y reservar la mejor suite del hotel.
2. (music)
a. la suite
(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 orchestra rehearsed each movement of the suite before the concert.La orquesta ensayó cada movimiento de la suite antes del concierto.
3. (computing)
a. el conjunto
(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).
Buying the suite of software was cheaper than buying just the word processing program.Comprar el conjunto de programas resultaba más barato que comprar solo el procesador de textos.
4. (furniture)
a. el juego
(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 suite of furniture I bought included two armchairs and a sofa.El juego de muebles que compré incluía dos sillones y un sofá.
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