Quick answer
"Certification" is a noun which is often translated as "la certificación", and "qualification" is a noun which is often translated as "el requisito". Learn more about the difference between "certification" and "qualification" below.
certification(
suhr
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dih
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fih
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key
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shihn
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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. (general)
a. la certificación
(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 farm has organic certification from two different agencies.La finca cuenta con certificación orgánica de dos organismos diferentes.
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qualification(
kwa
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lih
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fih
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key
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shihn
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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. (requirement)
a. el requisito
(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).
You don't have the necessary qualifications for the position.No tiene los requisitos necesarios para el puesto.
2. (education)
a. el título
(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).
You are required to have a teaching qualification to work in the public school system.Para trabajar en el sistema de escuelas públicas, es necesario tener título de profesor.
3. (sports)
a. la clasificación
(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).
I just missed the qualification for the next round.Perdí por poco la clasificación para la próxima ronda.
4. (exception)
a. la reserva
(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 company agreed to our claim without qualifications.La compañía de seguros aceptó nuestro reclamo sin reservas.
b. la salvedad
(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).
This is a good restaurant with one qualification: it is too noisy!Es un buen restaurante con una salvedad: es demasiado ruidoso.
5. (grammar)
a. la calificación
(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 entire phrase is functioning as an adjectival qualification of the noun.La frase entera funciona como calificación adjetiva del sustantivo.
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