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"Etapa de la vida" is a noun which is often translated as "life stage", and "fiesta" is a noun which is often translated as "party". Learn more about the difference between "etapa de la vida" and "fiesta" below.
etapa de la vida(
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lah
 
bee
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (general)
a. life stage
La novela narra la evolución de la protagonista a través de las distintas etapas de la vida.The novel relates the development of the main character through different life stages.
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
La infancia fue la etapa de la vida más feliz para mí.Childhood was the happiest time of my life.
En esta etapa de la vida, uno quiere sentar la cabeza, casarse y formar una familia.When you reach this period of your life, you want to settle down, get married, and start a family.
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fiesta(
fyehs
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tah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (celebration)
a. party
Nuestra fiesta de compromiso será este fin de semana.Our engagement party is going to take place this weekend.
b. fiesta
Fuimos a una fiesta bien loca anoche.We went to a pretty crazy fiesta last night.
2. (day off)
a. holiday
El primero de mayo es una fiesta que se celebra en varios países.May first is a holiday that is observed in many countries.
fiestas
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
3. (vacation)
a. holidays
Quiero invitarte a mi casa para las fiestas navideñas.I want to invite you to my house for the Christmas holidays.
b. break
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¿Dónde vas a pasar las fiestas de Pascua?Where are you going to spend Easter break?
4. (commemorative fête)
a. festival
Las fiestas en honor a San Juan se celebran en junio en Puerto Rico.The festival honoring St. John is celebrated in June in Puerto Rico.
b. festivity
Habrá varias fiestas este fin de semana para conmemorar el fin de la guerra.There will be various festivities this weekend to commemorate the end of the war.
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