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"Goodness" is a noun which is often translated as "la bondad", and "kindness" is a noun which is often translated as "la amabilidad". Learn more about the difference between "goodness" and "kindness" below.
goodness(
good
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nihs
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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. (virtue)
a. la bondad
(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).
There is a fine line between goodness and evil.La línea que separa la bondad de la maldad es tenue.
2. (kindness)
a. la amabilidad
(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).
We were touched by the goodness and generosity of the people in the town.Nos conmovió la amabilidad y la generosidad de la gente del pueblo.
3. (nutrients)
a. el valor nutritivo
(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).
If you peel a potato, you lose a lot of its goodness.Si pelas una papa, pierdes gran parte de su valor nutritivo.
b. las propiedades
(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 destroy all of the meat's goodness when you cook it too much.Al cocinar demasiado la carne, destruyes todas sus propiedades.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
4. (used to express surprise)
a. ¡Dios mío!
Goodness! I had no idea he was such a good pianist.¡Dios mío! No tenía ni idea que fuera tan buen pianista.
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kindness(
kaynd
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nihs
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (quality)
a. la amabilidad
(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'm very grateful for the kindness shown to me by the nurses who looked after me.Agradezco mucho la amabilidad que me mostraron las enfermeras que me cuidaban.
b. la bondad
(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).
Siempre recordaré tu bondad hacia mi familia.I shall always remember your kindness toward my family.
2. (act)
a. el favor
(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 would be a kindness to everyone if you could get Toby to leave.Les harías un favor a todos si pudieras hacer que se vaya Toby.
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