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"Firemen" is a form of "fireman", a noun which is often translated as "el bombero". "Tall" is an adjective which is often translated as "alto". Learn more about the difference between "firemen" and "tall" below.
fireman(
fayr
-
mihn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (profession)
a. el bombero
(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).
, la bombera
(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 firemen rescued the family from their burning house.Los bomberos rescataron a la familia de la casa en llamas.
2.
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
(old-fashioned)
(profession)
a. el fogonero
(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).
, la fogonera
(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).
My grandfather worked as a fireman on the train between Mexicali and Guadalajara.Mi bisabuelo trabajaba de fogonero en el tren entre Mexicali y Guadalajara.
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tall(
tal
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (height)
a. alto
Both of my parents are tall, but I'm short.Mis padres son los dos altos pero yo soy bajo.
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