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"Intervention" is a noun which is often translated as "la intervención", and "affirmation" is a noun which is often translated as "la afirmación". Learn more about the difference between "intervention" and "affirmation" below.
intervention
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (interference)
a. la intervención
(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 opposition argued that military intervention was not in the country's interest.La oposición argumentó que la intervención militar no era conveniente para el país.
2. (finance)
a. la intervención
(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).
Intervention kept the price of milk from dropping too much.La intervención evitó que el precio de la leche bajara demasiado.
3. (psychology)
a. la intervención
(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).
Christopher was clearly taking drugs, so his parents decided they needed to stage an intervention.Era evidente que Christopher se drogaba, por eso, sus padres se decidieron a hacer una intervención.
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affirmation(
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fuhr
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mey
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shuhn
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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.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(statement)
a. la afirmación
(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 repeat my affirmation of yesterday that I am completely innocent.Repito mi afirmación de ayer de que soy totalmente inocente.
b. la declaración
(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).
We decided to issue an affirmation of our support for the workers at the plant.Decidimos emitir una declaración de apoyo a los trabajadores de la fábrica.
c. la aseveración
(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).
Her rivals questioned her affirmation that it had all been a mistake.Sus rivales cuestionaron su aseveración de que todo se trataba de un error.
2.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(confirmation)
a. la confirmación
(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 document represents an affirmation by all parties of the need to find a solution.Este documento representa una confirmación de todas las partes de la necesidad de encontrar una solución.
3. (emotional support)
a. el apoyo emocional
(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 youngster had received no affirmation from his parents or other adults.El joven no había recibido apoyo emocional de sus padres ni de otros adultos.
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