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"Fillet" is a noun which is often translated as "el filete", and "steak" is a noun which is often translated as "el bistec". Learn more about the difference between "fillet" and "steak" below.
fillet
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. el filete
(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).
(of meat or fish)
I don't often buy fillet because it's too expensive.No suelo comprar filete porque es muy caro.
b. el solomillo
(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).
(of beef or pork)
How many fillets will we need if we are 12 people?¿Cuántos solomillos vamos a necesitar si somos 12 personas?
c. el lomo
(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).
(of beef or pork)
We had roast fillet of pork for dinner.Cenamos lomo de cerdo asado.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to cut into fillets)
a. cortar en filetes
Use a very sharp, thin knife to fillet the fish.Usa un cuchillo fino y muy afilado para cortar el pescado en filetes.
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steak(
steyk
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. el bistec
(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).
Whenever we go to a restaurant, he orders a 20-ounce steak.Cada vez que vamos a un restaurante, él pide un bistec de 20 onzas.
b. el filete
(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's best to cook the steaks on the grill.Es mejor hacer los filetes a la parrilla.
c. el bife
(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).
Regionalism used in Bolivia
(Bolivia)
(River Plate)
The steak that I ate in Argentina is the best I've ever tried.El bife que comí en Argentina es el mejor que he probado.
d. la carne de res
(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).
(Southern Cone)
I prefer to have my steak with potatoes or rice.Prefiero acompañar la carne de res con papas o arroz.
e. el churrasco
(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).
(Southern Cone)
How would you like your steak? - I want it rare.¿Cómo quieres el churrasco? - Lo quiero vuelta y vuelta.
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