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"En" is a preposition which is often translated as "in", and "piscina" is a noun which is often translated as "swimming pool". Learn more about the difference between "en" and "piscina" 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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piscina(
pee
-
see
-
nah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (general)
a. swimming pool
Voy a la piscina cubierta a entrenar tres veces a la semana.I train at the indoor swimming pool three times a week.
Hace un día precioso afuera. ¿Por qué no vamos a la piscina?It's so nice out. Why don't we go to the swimming pool?
b. pool
No puedes comer y nadar en la piscina en seguida.You can't eat and swim in the pool right after.
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