Listen to an audio pronunciation
vs
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Quick answer
"El" is a definite article which is often translated as "the", and "sobrino" is a noun which is often translated as "nephew". Learn more about the difference between "el" and "sobrino" below.
el(
ehl
)
A definite article is a word that identifies a noun as as specific or known to the speaker (e.g. the girl).
1. (general)
a. the
El gato está en el tejado.The cat is on the roof.
El teléfono estaba encima de la mesa.The telephone was on top of the table.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
sobrino(
soh
-
brree
-
noh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (relative)
a. nephew
Mi nuevo sobrino nacerá en el verano.My new nephew will be born in the summer.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.  |  Ver en español
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS