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"Intern" is a noun which is often translated as "el/la pasante", and "trainee" is a noun which is often translated as "el aprendiz". Learn more about the difference between "intern" and "trainee" below.
intern(
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tuhrn
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tuhrn
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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. (apprentice)
a. el pasante
(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).
, la pasante
(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).
Many people have boycotted this company because they do not pay their interns.Muchas personas han boicoteado esta empresa porque no les paga a sus pasantes.
b. el becario
(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).
, la becaria
(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).
Without the help of all our interns this year, we would not have been able to finish the project in time.Sin la ayuda de todos nuestros becarios este año, no habríamos podido terminar el proyecto a tiempo.
2. (medicine)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el interno
(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).
, la interna
(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).
This hospital only accepts ten interns a year.Este hospital solo acepta diez internos por año.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to work as an intern)
a. hacer las prácticas
Ana is interning with a wealth management company this summer.Ana está haciendo las prácticas con una empresa de gestión de patrimonios este verano.
b. ser interno (medicine)
Now that she has graduated from medical school, she will be interning with the local hospital.Ahora que terminó la facultad de Medicina, será interna en el hospital local.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to retain)
a. recluir
The soldiers interned their prisoners in a small cage until the war was over.Los soldados recluyeron a sus prisioneros en una jaula pequeña hasta que se terminó la guerra.
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trainee(
trey
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ni
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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. (learner)
a. el aprendiz
(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).
, la aprendiza
(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 new trainee is taking to the work very quickly.La nueva aprendiza se está adaptando al trabajo muy rápido.
2. (military)
a. el recluta
(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).
, la recluta
(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 drill sergeant told the trainee to get down and do 50 pushups.El sargento instructor le dijo al recluta que hiciera 50 lagartijas.
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