Quick answer
"Fill in the blanks" is a transitive verb phrase which is often translated as "llenar los espacios vacíos", and "s" is a noun which is often translated as "la s". Learn more about the difference between "fill in the blanks" and "s" below.
fill in the blanks
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to provide written information)
a. llenar los espacios vacíos
For the first part of the exam, students must fill in the blanks with the correct word.En la primera parte del examen, los estudiantes deben llenar los espacios vacíos con la palabra correcta.
b. llenar los espacios en blanco
I filled in the blanks with my contact information.Llené los espacios en blanco con mis datos de contacto.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(to make inferences)
a. atar cabos
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Sally didn't tell Jorge what happened but he filled in the blanks.Sally no le dijo a Jorge lo que pasó pero él ató cabos.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
3. (imperative)
a. llene los espacios vacíos (singular)
Fill in the blanks on the first page before beginning the exam.Llene los espacios vacíos en la primera página antes de empezar el examen.
b. llene los espacios en blanco (singular)
Fill in the blanks at the top. The lawyer will complete the rest of the form.Llene los espacios en blanco en la parte superior. El abogado terminará el resto del formulario.
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s(
ehs
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (letter)
a. la s
(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).
"Brasil" is spelled with an s in Spanish.En español, "Brasil" se escribe con s.
b. la ese
(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).
Does "ceviche" begin win an s or a c?¿"Ceviche" empieza con ese o con ce?
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
2. (South)
a. S
The map says we need to take 10S.El mapa dice que hay que tomar la ruta 10S.
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