Quick answer
"Conversational" is an adjective which is often translated as "familiar", and "conversation" is a noun which is often translated as "la conversación". Learn more about the difference between "conversational" and "conversation" below.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (informal)
a. familiar
The easy, flowing conversational style of my writing only comes after half a dozen rewrites.El estilo relajado y familiar que fluye de mi escritura es el fruto de una media docena de revisiones.
b. coloquial
Their presentation was engaging and conversational. It made learning how to use the equipment simple.Su presentación fue interesante y coloquial. Hizo que aprender a utilizar el equipo fuera sencillo.
2. (related to conversation)
a. coloquial
We are looking to hire someone with good knowledge of conversational French.Estamos buscando contratar a alguien con buen conocimiento de francés coloquial.
b. conversacional
You will have to improve your conversational skills if you want to become a successful salesman.Deberá mejorar sus habilidades conversacionales si desea convertirse en un vendedor exitoso.
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conversation(
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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. (verbal exchange)
a. la conversación
(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 conversation stopped when someone started talking about politics.La conversación cesó cuando alguien sacó el tema de la política.
b. la plática
(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).
Conversations between friends are always interesting.Las pláticas entre amigos siempre son interesantes.
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