Listen to an audio pronunciation
vs
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Quick answer
"Intention" is a noun which is often translated as "la intención", and "arrangement" is a noun which is often translated as "el arreglo". Learn more about the difference between "intention" and "arrangement" below.
intention(
ihn
-
tehn
-
shihn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (aim)
a. la intención
(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 came here with the intention of getting a fresh start.Vine aquí con la intención de empezar de nuevo.
b. el propósito
(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 wasn't my intention to paint the whole house, but I really liked the color.No era mi propósito pintar toda la casa, pero me gustaba mucho el color.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
arrangement(
uh
-
reynj
-
mihnt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (agreement)
a. el arreglo
(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).
Raul and Hugo made an arrangement to keep each other's secrets.Raúl y Hugo hicieron un arreglo para no divulgar los secretos del otro.
b. el acuerdo
(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).
They signed the mutual assistance arrangement on July 22nd.Firmaron el acuerdo de asistencia mutua el 22 de julio.
2. (display)
a. el arreglo
(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).
Angel had a flower arrangement delivered to his wife's office.Ángel hizo que llevaran un arreglo floral a la oficina de su esposa.
b. la disposición
(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).
My new furniture arrangement makes my house look bigger.La nueva disposición de mis muebles hace que la casa se vea más grande.
3. (music)
a. el arreglo
(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 composer wrote a new arrangement of Vivaldi's Four Seasons.El compositor escribió un nuevo arreglo de "Las cuatro estaciones" de Vivaldi.
arrangements
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
4. (plans)
a. los planes
(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 arrangements for the match are almost finalized.Los planes para el partido están casi finalizados.
b. los preparativos
(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).
All of the arrangements have been made for tomorrow's ceremony at city hall.Todos los preparativos se han hecho para la ceremonia de mañana en el ayuntamiento.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.  |  Ver en español
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS