"I love to run" is a phrase which is often translated as "me encanta correr", and "running" is a noun which is often translated as "correr". Learn more about the difference between "I love to run" and "running" below.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
I took up running when I moved to the city.Empecé a correr cuando me mudé a la ciudad.
a. el funcionamiento
(of a machine)
(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).
A power outage will obviously affect the running of the generator.Es evidente que un apagón afectará el funcionamiento del generador.
b. la gestión
(of a business or country)
(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).
She is in charge of the day-to-day running of the business.Ella se encarga de la gestión diaria del negocio.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
For years there has been a running battle between the liberal and conservative wings of the party.Durante años ha habido una lucha continua entre las alas liberales y conservadoras del partido.
b. simultáneo (translation)
He provided a running translation of the senator's comments.Hizo una traducción simultánea de los comentarios del senador.