Quick answer
"Fact" is a noun which is often translated as "el hecho", and "fiction" is a noun which is often translated as "la ficción". Learn more about the difference between "fact" and "fiction" below.
fact(
fahkt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (truth)
a. el hecho
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
It is a fact that I am shorter than you.Es un hecho que soy más bajo que tú.
2. (reality)
a. la realidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The short story is based on fact.El relato corto se basa en la realidad.
3. (information)
a. el dato
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Let's gather the facts and then make a decision.Recolectemos los datos y luego tomemos una decisión.
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fiction(
fihk
-
shihn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (literature)
a. la ficción
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
She stopped writing fiction and started writing poetry.Dejó de escribir ficción y comenzó a escribir poesía.
b. la narrativa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
His fiction revolves around dragons and magicians mostly.Su narrativa se centra mayoritariamente en magos y dragones.
c. la literatura de ficción
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I have so much to read for school that I don't have time for reading fiction.Tengo tanto para leer para la escuela que no tengo tiempo de leer literatura de ficción.
2. (invention)
a. la ficción
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I cannot keep up the fiction that I am happy with my marriage.Ya no puedo mantener la ficción de que soy feliz en mi matrimonio.
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