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"Terminó" is a form of "terminar", an intransitive verb which is often translated as "to end". "Ratón" is a noun which is often translated as "mouse". Learn more about the difference between "ratón" and "terminó" below.
ratón(
rrah
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tohn
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (animal)
a. mouse
Un ratón se metió a la casa y royó el cable de la televisión.A mouse got in the house and gnawed through the television cable.
2. (computing)
a. mouse
Glen compró un nuevo ratón para usar con los juegos de computadora.Glen bought a new mouse to use for computer gaming.
3. (hangover)
Regionalism used in Venezuela
(Venezuela)
a. hangover (colloquial)
Ana se quitó el ratón tomando mucha agua.Ana got rid of her hangover by drinking lots of water.
4. (anatomy)
Regionalism used in Costa Rica
(Costa Rica)
a. bicep (colloquial)
A ver el ratón, ya que dices que eres tan bueno boxeando con ese brazo.Let's see your bicep, since you say you're so good at boxing with that arm.
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terminar(
tehr
-
mee
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nahr
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to come to an end)
a. to end
Solo quedan dos episodios para que termine la temporada.There are only two episodes left before the season ends.
2. (to end a relationship)
a. to break up
Terminó conmigo porque necesitaba espacio.He broke up with me because he needed space.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to complete)
a. to finish
¿Ya has terminado de limpiar tu habitación?Have you finished cleaning your room yet?
terminarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
4. (to complete)
a. to finish
Termínate el desayuno y vámonos.Finish your breakfast and let's go.
5. (to have none left)
a. to run out
Espero que lleguemos a nuestro destino antes de que al coche se le termine la gasolina.I hope we get to where we are going before the car runs out of gas.
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