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"Interrogative" is an adjective which is often translated as "interrogativo", and "affirmative" is an adjective which is often translated as "afirmativo". Learn more about the difference between "interrogative" and "affirmative" below.
interrogative
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (grammar)
a. interrogativo
The interrogative clause can be formed by inflection in Spanish.En español, las oraciones interrogativas se pueden formar mediante entonación.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (grammar)
a. la forma interrogativa
(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 inverted question mark indicates the beginning of an interrogative in Spanish.El signo de interrogación de apertura indica el comienzo de una forma interrogativa en español.
b. el interrogativo
(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).
Lisa learned about interrogative pronouns in English class today.Hoy Lisa aprendió los interrogativos en la clase de inglés.
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affirmative(
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fuhr
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muh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (positive)
a. afirmativo
Silence should not be treated as an affirmative response in a court of law.En un tribunal de justicia, el silencio no se debe considerar una respuesta afirmativa.
2. (grammar)
a. afirmativo
Change the following affirmative sentences into negatives.Transforma las siguientes frases afirmativas en negativas.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (statement of agreement)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
The defendant answered in the affirmative with a firm "yes."El acusado respondió afirmativamente con un rotundo "sí".
The proposal got more responses in the affirmative and thus it passed.La propuesta recibió un mayor número de respuestas positivas y por lo tanto fue aprobada.
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