Quick answer
"Deportes" is a noun which is often translated as "sports", and "actividad" is a noun which is often translated as "activity". Learn more about the difference between "deportes" and "actividad" below.
deportes(
deh
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pohr
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tehs
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (general)
a. sports
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
A mí no me gustan los deportes, prefiero leer.I don't like sports, I prefer to read.
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actividad(
ahk
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tee
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bee
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dahd
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (action)
a. activity
¿De qué se tratará toda la actividad en la plaza?I wonder what all the activity in the plaza is about.
2. (pastime)
a. activity
¿Qué tipo de actividades te gusta hacer los fines de semana?What type of activities do you enjoy doing on the weekend?
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