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"Instruction" is a noun which is often translated as "la instrucción", and "teaching" is a noun which is often translated as "la enseñanza". Learn more about the difference between "instruction" and "teaching" below.
instruction(
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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. (teaching)
a. la instrucción
(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 received her initial instruction in dance in Prague.Recibió su instrucción inicial en la danza en Praga.
b. 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).
The poll workers had their first instruction session yesterday.Los voluntarios para las elecciones tuvieron su primera sesión de adiestramiento ayer.
2. (order)
a. la orden
(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 team captain gave the team the clear instruction to go out there and win.El capitán le dio al equipo la orden clara de salir a ganar.
b. la instrucción
(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 may not have deleted them, but he probably gave the instruction to do so.Puede que no los haya eliminado, pero probablemente haya dado la instrucción de hacerlo.
3. (computing)
a. la instrucción
(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).
Forty years ago, an IBM card was needed for each single instruction or line of code.Hace cuarenta años, era necesaria una tarjeta IBM para cada instrucción o línea de código.
instructions
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
4. (detailed information to follow)
a. las instrucciones
(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).
Let's read the instructions to figure out how to assemble this dresser.Leamos las instrucciones para ver cómo montar el tocador.
5. (legal) (United Kingdom)
a. las instrucciones
(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).
Have you any idea what instructions the solicitor received?¿Sabes qué instrucciones recibió el abogado?
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teaching(
tich
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ihng
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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. (profession)
a. la enseñanza
(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 thinking of dedicating myself to teaching full-time.Estoy considerando dedicarme a la enseñanza a tiempo completo.
b. la docencia
(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).
Teaching was paralyzed in Oaxaca because of the teachers' strike.La docencia se paralizó en Oaxaca debido a la huelga de los maestros.
2. (something taught)
a. la enseñanza
(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).
Confucius' teachings are very important to the history of China.Las enseñanzas de Confucio son muy importantes para la historia de China.
b. la doctrina
(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).
Ray wanted to familiarize himself with the teachings of the Catholic church.Ray quería familiarizarse con la doctrina de la iglesia católica.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (related to teaching)
a. didáctico
She brought lots of teaching materials with her.Llevó consigo mucho material didáctico.
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