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"Good girl" is a noun which is often translated as "la buena chica", and "bad habit" is a noun which is often translated as "la mala costumbre". Learn more about the difference between "good girl" and "bad habit" below.
good girl(
good
 
guhrl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (well-behaved child)
a. la buena chica
(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).
You're a good girl, Charlotte. Thank you for telling the truth.Eres una buena chica, Charlotte. Gracias por decir la verdad.
b. la buena niña
(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).
Jane, sometimes you might do bad things, but you are still a good girl.Jane, a veces puede que hagas cosas malas, pero aun así eres una buena niña.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
2. (used to praise a girl)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Put it back! That's a good girl!¡Devuélvelo! ¡Sé buena!
Well done! What a good girl!¡Bien hecho! ¡Qué niña más buena!
3. (used to praise a dog)
a. buena perra
Molly sat and shook my hand! - Good girl!¡Molly se sentó y me saludó! - ¡Buena perra!
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bad habit(
bahd
 
hah
-
biht
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la mala costumbre
(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).
I know it's a bad habit but I like to have a coffee before going to bed.Sé que es mala costumbre pero me gusta tomarme un café antes de acostarme.
b. el vicio
(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).
I have a few bad habits that I need to try to work on.Tengo unos cuantos vicios que necesito tratar de superar.
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