Quick answer
"Concerts" is a form of "concert", a noun which is often translated as "el concierto". "Shows" is a form of "show", a transitive verb which is often translated as "mostrar". Learn more about the difference between "concerts" and "shows" below.
concert(
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suhrt
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kuhn
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suhrt
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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. (music)
a. el concierto
(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).
My favorite band is giving a concert next Thursday.Mi grupo favorito da un concierto el próximo jueves.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to coordinate)
a. concertar
The doctoral program is concerted by the university.El programa de doctorado está concertado por la universidad.
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show(
sho
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to display)
a. mostrar
They showed us pictures from their European vacation.Nos mostraron fotos de sus vacaciones europeas.
b. enseñar
Show me your new car!¡Enséñame tu carro nuevo!
2. (to demonstrate)
a. enseñar
She showed us how to bake a perfect loaf of bread.Nos enseñó cómo hornear un pan perfecto.
b. mostrar
My dad showed me how to catch a baseball.Mi papá me mostró cómo agarrar la pelota de beísbol.
c. demostrar
He showed me how to sew a button onto my shirt.Él me demostró cómo coserle un botón a mi camisa.
3. (to exhibit)
a. exponer
They are showing an old portrait at the art gallery.Han expuesto un retrato antiguo en la galería de arte.
4. (to give directions)
a. indicar
Let me show you the way to the store.Deje que le indique el camino a la tienda.
5. (to feature)
a. presentar
At what time are they showing the movie on Sunday?¿A qué hora van a presentar la película el domingo?
b. emitir (formal)
They are showing a Hitchcock film tonight.Esta noche emiten una película de Hitchcock.
c. poner
HBO is showing a new series next week.HBO pone una serie nueva la semana que viene.
d. pasar
They often show really interesting documentaries on this channel.A menudo pasan documentales muy interesantes en este canal.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
6. (spectacle)
a. el espectáculo
(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).
There is a wonderful new show at the theater.Hay un espectáculo nuevo maravilloso en el teatro.
b. la función
(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).
On Friday we went to our son's end of year show. He sang a song.El viernes fuimos a la función de fin de curso de nuestro hijo. Él cantó una canción.
7. (program)
a. el programa
(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 always watches his favorite show on Sunday.Siempre ve su programa favorito los domingos.
b. la serie
(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).
My favorite TV show is "Homeland," though I liked the first two seasons best.Mi serie de televisión preferida es "Homeland", pero las dos primeras temporadas me gustaron más.
8. (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).
There is a show on Frida Kahlo at the museum.Hay una exposición de Frida Kahlo en el museo.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
9. (to be visible)
a. notarse
The guilt on his face did not show.No se notó la culpa en su cara.
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