Quick answer
"Phrases" is a form of "phrase", a noun which is often translated as "la frase". "Choose the correct words" is an intransitive verb phrase which is often translated as "escoger las palabras correctas". Learn more about the difference between "choose the correct words" and "phrases" below.
choose the correct words
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to select the right words)
a. escoger las palabras correctas
I tried to choose the correct words in the exercise but didn't understand some of the vocabulary words.Traté de escoger las palabras correctas para el ejercicio pero no entendía algunas de las palabras de vocabulario.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (imperative)
a. escoge las palabras correctas
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Choose the correct words to complete the sentences.Escoge las palabras correctas para completar las oraciones.
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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. (set expression)
a. la frase
(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).
Today we are going to learn useful phrases for when you go to the supermarket. Hoy vamos a aprender frases útiles para cuando vayas al supermercado.
b. la expresión
(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).
Your essays would be better if you used fewer hackneyed phrases.Tus ensayos se mejorarían si usaras menos expresiones trilladas.
2. (grammar)
a. la frase
(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).
He often constructs phrases without verbs.A menudo forma frases sin verbos.
b. la locución
(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 need you to mark all the verb phrases in this text. Necesito que marques todas las locuciones verbales en este texto.
3. (music)
a. la frase
(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 is the end of the first phrase of this song.Ese es el final de la primera frase de esta canción.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to express)
a. expresar
I think you should phrase the question more politely. Creo que debes expresar la pregunta con más cortesía.
b. formular
Can you help me phrase this request?¿Me puedes ayudar a formular esta solicitud?
5. (music)
a. frasear
I want you to phrase this part of the song like a lullaby.Quiero que fraseen esta parte de la canción como canción de cuna.
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