Quick answer
"Jersey" is a noun which is often translated as "la camiseta", and "modal" is an adjective which is often translated as "modal". Learn more about the difference between "jersey" and "modal" below.
jersey(
juhr
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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. (clothing)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la camiseta
(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).
(sports)
Our jersey has an eagle and a snake on it.Nuestra camiseta trae un águila y una serpiente.
What color is their team's jersey?¿De qué color es la camiseta de su equipo?
2. (clothing) (United Kingdom)
a. el suéter
(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).
Put on your jersey. It's cold outside.Ponte el suéter que hace frío afuera.
b. el jersey
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Jerseys should be washed in cold water and not put in the dryer.Hay que lavar los jerséis en agua fría y no meterlos en la secadora.
3. (fabric)
a. el tejido de punto
(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 upper part of the dress is made of jersey.La parte de arriba del vestido está hecha de tejido de punto.
Jersey
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
4. (British island)
a. Jersey
Jersey is a British territory, but it is not part of the United Kingdom.Jersey es un territorio británico, pero no es parte del Reino Unido.
5. (U.S. state)
a. la Nueva Jersey
(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).
Do you know anyone from New England? - Yes, I have a friend who lives in Jersey.¿Conoces a alguien de Nueva Inglaterra? - Sí, tengo un amigo que vive en Nueva Jersey.
6. (cow breed)
a. la Jersey
(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).
Jerseys produce milk for many farms.Las Jerseys producen leche para muchos ranchos.
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modal
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. modal
The word "should" is an example of a modal verb used to express obligation.La palabra "deber" es un ejemplo de un verbo modal usado para expresar obligación.
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