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"Entremés" is a noun which is often translated as "appetizer", and "más" is an adverb which is often translated as "more". Learn more about the difference between "entremés" and "más" below.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (culinary)
a. appetizer
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Lo mejor de la cena fue el entremés.The best part of the dinner was the appetizer.
b. appetiser (United Kingdom)
Un mesero entró a la habitación con el entremés.A waiter entered the room carrying the appetiser.
c. starter
El sushi puede ser servido como plato principal o entremés.Sushi can be served as a main dish or as a starter.
d. hors d'oeuvre
Los entremeses vinieron acompañados por vino tinto.The hors d'oeuvres were served with red wine.
2. (theater)
a. interlude
El entremés fue tan divertido como la obra.The interlude was as entertaining as the play.
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (comparative)
a. more (with adjective)
Es más guapo que su hermano.He is more handsome than his brother.
Es mucho más simpática cuando la conoces bien.She is much nicer when you get to know her.
b. more (with verb)
No te preocupes más. Yo me encargaré de todo.Don't worry any more. I'll take care of everything.
¿Quieres más?Would you like some more?
c. more (with noun)
¿Puedes comprar más pan en la tienda?Can you buy more bread at the store?
d. more (after a noun)
Necesito dos huevos más para la receta.I need two more eggs for the recipe.
Solo me voy a comer un chocolate más.I'm only going to eat one more chocolate.
2. (superlative)
a. most (with adjective)
Quiero el teléfono más caro de la tienda.I want the most expensive telephone in the shop.
b. most (with verb)
Es la que más trabaja de la empresa.She is the one who works the most at the company.
3. (intensity)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
¡Qué chico más listo!¡What a clever guy!
¿Conoces a Pablo? ¡Es más guapo!Do you know Pablo? He's so good looking!
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
4. (addition)
a. plus
Siete más tres es igual a diez.Seven plus three equals ten.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
5. (with pronouns)
a. else
¿Quién más quiere una hamburguesa?Who else wants a burger?
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