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"En" is a preposition which is often translated as "in", and "detalle" is a noun which is often translated as "detail". Learn more about the difference between "en" and "detalle" below.
en(
ehn
)
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (indicating place)
a. in
Hay comida ya preparada en el supermercado.There's ready-made food in the supermarket.
b. on
Puedes poner los cubiertos en la mesa. You can put the silverware on the table.
2. (indicating time)
a. on
En 1969, aterrizamos en la luna.In 1969, we landed on the moon.
3. (indicating mode)
a. in
Si un oso te persigue, corre en zigzag.If a bear is chasing you, run in a zig-zag formation.
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detalle(
deh
-
tah
-
yeh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (fact)
a. detail
Me gustaría saber todos los detalles de lo que sucedió.I would like to know all the details of what happened.
2. (present)
a. small gift
Les compré a todas las compañeras del trabajo un detalle en Jamaica.I bought a small gift in Jamaica for all my coworkers.
3. (courtesy)
a. nice gesture
El ramo de flores fue un detalle muy bonito.The bouquet of flowers was a very nice gesture.
4. (decoration)
a. trimming
Lisa se puso un vestido de seda con detalles en encaje.Lisa was wearing a silk dress with trimmings in lace.
b. detail
En la foto puedes ver los detalles de las columnas con mosaicos de flores.In the picture you can see the flower mosaic details of the columns.
5. (economics)
a. statement
Si desea ver el detalle de su factura, puede hacerlo en la página web de la empresa.If you wish to see your bill statement, you can do it through our company's web page.
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