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"Espectacular" is an adjective which is often translated as "spectacular", and "anuncio" is a noun which is often translated as "announcement". Learn more about the difference between "espectacular" and "anuncio" below.
espectacular(
ehs
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pehk
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tah
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koo
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lahr
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (wonderful)
a. spectacular
Nueva Zelandia tiene un paisaje espectacular.New Zealand has spectacular scenery.
2. (extraordinary)
a. dramatic
En los años ochenta, la bolsa sufrió una caída espectacular.The stock market suffered a dramatic fall in the eighties.
b. spectacular (good)
En nuestro país se ha registrado un aumento espectacular de la productividad.There has been a spectacular rise in productivity in our country.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(delicious)
a. scrumptious
Esta paella está verdaderamente espectacular.This paella is absolutely scrumptious.
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anuncio(
ah
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noon
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syoh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (notification)
a. announcement
El anuncio de nuestra boda se publicó en un periódico local.Our wedding announcement was published in a local paper.
2. (marketing)
a. ad
Si te interesa, llama al número que aparece en el anuncio.Call the number on the ad if you are interested.
b. advertisement
Oí un anuncio bien chistoso en la radio.I heard a funny advertisement on the radio.
c. commercial (on radio or TV)
¡Ya están los anuncios navideños en televisión y ni siquiera es noviembre!Christmas commercials are already on TV and it's not even November!
3. (forewarning)
a. sign
Los nubarrones son anuncio de lluvia.Grey clouds are a sign of rain.
b. omen
El cuervo es un anuncio de que vendrán cosas nuevas.A crow is an omen of new things to come.
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