Quick answer
"Frequency" is a noun which is often translated as "la frecuencia", and "present progressive" is a phrase which is often translated as "presente continuo". Learn more about the difference between "frequency" and "present progressive" below.
frequency(
fri
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kwehn
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si
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (rate)
a. la frecuencia
(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 frequency of her visits decreased over time.La frecuencia de sus visitas diminuyó a lo largo del tiempo.
2. (physics)
a. la frecuencia
(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).
This whistle produces a frequency so high, only dogs can hear it.Este silbato produce una frecuencia tan alta que solo los perros la pueden percibir.
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present progressive(
preh
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zihnt
 
pruh
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greh
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sihv
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. presente continuo
The present progressive is used to describe an ongoing action.El presente continuo se usa para describir una acción en desarrollo.
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