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"Concerns" is a form of "concern", a transitive verb which is often translated as "preocupar". "Questions" is a form of "question", a noun which is often translated as "la pregunta". Learn more about the difference between "concerns" and "questions" below.
concern(
kuhn
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suhrn
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to worry)
a. preocupar
I'm concerned we might not have enough gas to make it there.Me preocupa que no tengamos suficiente gasolina para llegar hasta allá.
2. (to involve)
a. afectar
Inflation concerns all of us.La inflación nos afecta a todos.
b. concernir
As far as I'm concerned, you can sell the house whenever you want to.Por lo que a mí concierne, puedes vender la casa cuando quieras.
c. incumbir
The captain’s decisions concern the entire crew.Las decisiones del capitán incumben a toda la tripulación.
d. referirse a
As far as pensions are concerned, the new measures will only affect those who are under 65.Por lo que se refiere a las pensiones, las nuevas medidas afectarán solo a los menores de 65 años.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (worry)
a. la preocupación
(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 Minister of Health expressed his concern about the country's new cholera outbreak.El Ministro de Sanidad expresó su preocupación por el nuevo brote de cólera en el país.
4. (interest)
a. el interés
(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 principal's main concern is student academic achievement.El interés principal de la directora es la excelencia académica de los estudiantes.
5. (business)
a. el asunto
(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).
Whether I come or go is none of your concern.Que yo vaya o venga no es asunto tuyo.
6. (company)
a. el negocio
(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 concern has been in business for 75 years now.Este negocio lleva ya 75 años en marcha.
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question(
kwes
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chuhn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (query)
a. la pregunta
(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).
Do you have any questions about the procedure?¿Tiene alguna pregunta sobre el procedimiento?
There were ten questions on the exam.Había diez preguntas en el examen.
2. (matter)
a. la cuestión
(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).
It's a question of time before they find out about what happened.Solo es cuestión de tiempo hasta que se enteren de lo que pasó.
b. el asunto
(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 question of security was addressed by the manager.El director abordó el asunto de la seguridad.
3. (doubt)
a. la duda
(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).
There is no question that he is happy at college.No hay duda de que es feliz en la universidad.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to ask questions of)
a. preguntar
They questioned me about my health.Me preguntaron acerca de mi salud.
b. interrogar
The police questioned him after the murder.La policía lo interrogó después del asesinato.
5. (to doubt)
a. dudar de
I questioned his honesty from the beginning.Dudé de su honestidad desde el principio.
b. poner en duda
Some question the authenticity of the manuscript.Algunos ponen en duda la autenticidad del manuscrito.
c. cuestionar
Colonists began to question the authority of the British monarchy.Los colonos comenzaron a cuestionar la autoridad de la monarquía británica.
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