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"Bulletin board" is a noun which is often translated as "la cartelera", and "display" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "exponer". Learn more about the difference between "bulletin board" and "display" below.
bulletin board(
buh
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lih
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tihn
 
bawrd
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (message board)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la cartelera
(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).
Cheo stuck the bill to his bulletin board with a tack so he wouldn't forget to pay it.Cheo puso el recibo en su cartelera con una tachuela para no olvidar pagarlo.
b. el tablón de anuncios
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
There is a bulletin board in the coffee shop where we could put up a poster for the concert.Hay un tablón de anuncios en el café donde podríamos poner un cartel del concierto.
c. el tablero de anuncios
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
The new schedule is posted on the bulletin board outside my office.El nuevo horario está publicado en el tablero de anuncios afuera de mi oficina.
d. el diario mural
(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).
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
There was a poster for a missing cat on the bulletin board.Había un cartel de un gato perdido en el diario mural.
e. el mural
(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).
(education)
The bulletin board always shows our theme for the month, which right now is the rainforest.El mural siempre muestra nuestro tema del mes, que en este momento es la selva tropical.
f. el friso
(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).
(education)
You can always refer to the bulletin board if you forget your times tables.Siempre pueden consultar el friso si se les olvidan las tablas de multiplicar.
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display(
dihs
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pley
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to put on show)
a. exponer
Next week at City Hall they're going to display Christmas ornaments from all over the world.La semana que entra van a exponer ornamentos navideños de todas partes del mundo en la alcaldía.
The students will display their artwork in the gallery this weekend.Los estudiantes expondrán sus obras de arte en la galería este fin de semana.
b. disponer
Market sellers display their wares in large baskets.Las vendedoras del mercado disponen su mercadería en canastas grandes.
2. (to show)
a. demostrar
It will be an opportunity for him to display his talent.Será una oportunidad para que demuestre su talento.
b. mostrar
She displayed no emotion as she gave us the news.No mostraba ninguna emoción al darnos la noticia.
c. exteriorizar (feelings)
She is not the sort of person who displays her feelings.Ella no es de los que exteriorizan sus sentimientos.
d. presentar (symptoms)
He began to display symptoms of pneumonia.Empezó a presentar síntomas de pulmonía.
e. desplegar (courage, determination)
He displayed great courage when it was most needed.Desplegó gran valor en el momento de mayor necesidad.
3. (to show off)
a. hacer gala de
She takes every opportunity to display her knowledge.Aprovecha cualquier oportunidad para hacer gala de sus conocimientos.
b. lucir
He wore sleeveless T-shirts to display his muscles.Se ponía camisetas sin mangas para poder lucir sus músculos.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
4. (exhibition)
a. la exposición
(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 first room contained a display of 20 black-and-white photographs.La primera sala tenía una exposición de 20 fotografías en blanco y negro.
5. (demonstration)
a. la demostración
(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 saw an impressive display of talent from both teams.Vimos una impresionante demostración de talento de ambos equipos.
b. el despliegue
(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 found this extravagant display of wealth distasteful.Me parecía de mal gusto este extravagante despliegue de riquezas.
6. (computing)
a. el visualizador
(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 wasn't very impressed with the display on the new model.No me pareció gran cosa el visualizador del nuevo modelo.
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