Quick answer
"Chart" is a noun which is often translated as "la tabla", and "plot" is a noun which is often translated as "el argumento". Learn more about the difference between "chart" and "plot" below.
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chart
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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. (graphic representation)
a. la tabla
(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).
As you can see by looking at this chart, our sales have been falling.Como puede ver en esta tabla, nuestras ventas han estado bajando.
b. el gráfico
(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).
This graph shows that graduation rates for immigrants have climbed in recent years.Este gráfico muestra que las tasas de graduación de inmigrantes han aumentado en los últimos años.
c. la gráfica
(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 chart of our students' favorite fruits.Esta es una gráfica de las frutas favoritas de nuestros estudiantes.
2. (geographic representation)
a. la carta
(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 chart says that this is where we should look for the treasure.La carta dice que aquí es donde debemos buscar el tesoro.
b. la carta de navegación
(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).
(sailing)
According to our chart, we need to sail west.De acuerdo con nuestra carta de navegación, hay que navegar al oeste.
c. el mapa
(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 can fold the chart up and put it away now.Ya puedes doblar el mapa y guardarlo.
3. (medical history)
a. el expediente
(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).
Here is the chart you requested, Dr. McCoy.Aquí está el expediente que solicitó, Dr. McCoy.
b. el historial
(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).
Let's review the patient's chart before we talk to him.Vamos a revisar el historial del paciente antes de hablar con él.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to keep track of)
a. trazar
The nutritionist is having me chart my weight.La nutricionista me tiene trazando el peso.
b. registrar gráficamente
We have to chart the phases of the moon for homework.Tenemos que registrar gráficamente las fases de la luna como tarea.
charts
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
5. (music)
a. la lista de éxitos
(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).
Their latest record didn't even place on the charts.Su último disco ni logró estar en la lista de éxitos.
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plot(
plat
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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. (literature, theater, cinema)
a. el argumento
(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 plot lacks credibility.Al argumento le falta credibilidad.
b. la trama
(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 plot of the book is extremely intricate.La trama del libro es extremadamente compleja.
2. (conspiracy)
a. el complot
(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 was accused of being behind a plot to destroy him.Se le acusó de estar detrás de un complot para destruirlo.
b. la conspiración
(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).
All those who took part in the plot were executed.Todos los que tomaron parte en la conspiración fueron ejecutados.
3. (land)
a. el terreno
(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).
He inherited a plot of land from his father.Heredó un terreno de su padre.
b. la parcela
(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).
Farmers often work several different plots.Los agricultores a menudo cultivan varias parcelas.
c. el solar
(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 plot opposite has been sold and they're going to build a supermarket on it.Se ha vendido el solar de enfrente y van a construir un supermercado.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to plan)
a. tramar
They were plotting the president's downfall.Estaban tramando la caída del presidente.
5. (to mark out)
a. trazar (a course)
They learn to plot a course between a series of points.Aprenden a trazar la derrota entre una serie de puntos.
b. determinar (a position)
They had no means of plotting their position.No había ninguna manera de determinar su posición.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
6. (to conspire)
a. conspirar
He accused them of plotting to overthrow him.Los acusó de conspirar para derrocarlo.
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