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"Dos" is an adjective which is often translated as "two", and "setenta" is an adjective which is often translated as "seventy". Learn more about the difference between "dos" and "setenta" below.
dos(
dohs
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (number)
a. two
Tenemos dos hijos.We have two children.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (number)
a. two
El dos es mi número de la suerte.Two is my lucky number.
b. second (in dates)
Loli cumple años el dos de agosto.Loli's birthday is on the second of August.
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setenta(
seh
-
tehn
-
tah
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (number)
a. seventy
Hay setenta personas en nuestra pequeña fiesta.There are seventy people at our little party.
b. seventieth (ordinal)
La tienda festejará el setenta aniversario de su apertura el próximo año.The store will celebrate the seventieth anniversary of its opening next year.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (number)
a. seventy
Sesenta más diez es igual a setenta.Sixty plus ten equals seventy.
3. (decade)
a. seventies
Mi música favorita es la de los setenta.Seventies music is my favorite.
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