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"Estanque" is a noun which is often translated as "pond", and "piscina" is a noun which is often translated as "swimming pool". Learn more about the difference between "estanque" and "piscina" below.
estanque(
ehs
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tahng
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keh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (body of water)
a. pond
Beto fue al estanque para dar de comer a los patos.Beto went to the pond to feed the ducks.
2. (automobilie) (Southern Cone)
a. tank
¿Le cargo el estanque, señor?Shall I fill the tank up, sir?
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piscina(
pee
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see
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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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