Quick answer
"Formation" is a noun which is often translated as "la formación", and "training" is a noun which is also often translated as "la formación". Learn more about the difference between "formation" and "training" below.
formation(
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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. (act or effect of forming)
a. la formación
(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).
These countries have seen an increase in the formation of radical groups.Estos países han visto un incremento en la formación de grupos radicales.
2. (structure)
a. la formación
(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 doctors were astounded when they saw the odd formation of the alien's digestive tract.Los doctores quedaron pasmados cuando vieron la formación peculiar del tracto digestivo del extraterrestre.
3. (geology)
a. la formación
(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).
Scientists are studying the different types of rock formations found around the volcano area.Los científicos están estudiando los diferentes tipos de formaciones rocosas en el área alrededor del volcán.
4. (military)
a. la formación
(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 ancient Greeks developed the military formation known as "the phalanx."Los antiguos griegos desarrollaron la formación militar conocida como "la falange".
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
5. (related to formation)
a. en formación
The Blue Angels' formation flying dazzled the crowd.El vuelo en formación de los Blue Angels deslumbró al público.
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training(
trey
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nihng
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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. (instruction)
a. la formación
(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).
(labor)
The green economy requires new workforce training.La economía verde requiere una nueva formación de la fuerza laboral.
b. la capacitación
(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).
(business)
The sales manager will give the sales training via telephone.El gerente de ventas dará la capacitación de ventas por teléfono.
c. el adiestramiento
(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).
(skills)
The firefighters have weekly training sessions.Los bomberos tienen sesiones de adiestramiento semanalmente.
2. (sports)
a. el entrenamiento
(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).
She began her Olympic training six years ago.Comenzó su entrenamiento olímpico hace seis años.
3. (restoration to health)
a. la rehabilitación
(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).
He goes to physical training once a week since the accident.Va a la rehabilitación física una vez por semana después de su accidente.
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