Quick answer
"Staying" is a form of "stay", an intransitive verb which is often translated as "quedarse". "Jumping" is a noun which is often translated as "el salto". Learn more about the difference between "jumping" and "staying" below.
jumping(
juhmp
-
ihng
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sports)
a. el salto
(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).
We're going to go to Mount Asgard to practice BASE jumping.Vamos a ir al Monte Asgard para practicar salto BASE.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (hopping)
a. saltador
Mariana has a toy jumping frog.Mariana tiene una rana saltadora de juguete.
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
I hate jumping bugs because they always scare me.Odio los insectos que saltan porque siempre me asustan.
Robert wants a battery-operated jumping cars that loops the loop.Robert quiere un carros de pilas que salta en el aire rizando al rizo.
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stay(
stey
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to remain in a fixed position)
a. quedarse
Stay where you are and don't move!¡Quédate dónde estás y no te muevas!
2. (to lodge in a place)
a. hospedarse
I loved staying at a castle in Scotland.Me encantó hospedarme en un castillo en Escocia.
b. quedarse
My parents stayed at my place this weekend.Mis padres se quedaron en mi casa este fin de semana.
c. alojarse
Where is your daughter staying during her trip to Paris?¿Dónde se alojará su hija durante su viaje a París?
A copular verb links the subject of a clause to the predicate (e.g. My brother is tall).
3. (in specified state)
a. seguir
Stay single as long as you can.Sigue soltero todo el tiempo que puedas.
b. permanecer
Please, stay quiet until the speech is over.Por favor, permanezcan en silencio hasta que se acabe el discurso.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (legal)
a. aplazar
The proceedings were stayed.Se aplazó el procedimiento judicial.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
5. (short residency)
a. la estancia
(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).
Hospital stays: the shorter, the better.Las estancias en hospitales: cuanto más cortas, mejor.
b. la estadía
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
We wish you a pleasant stay in our hotel!¡Le deseamos una bonita estadía en nuestro hotel!
6. (architecture)
a. el soporte
(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 structure was held up by cement stays.La estructura fue sustentada por soportes de cemento.
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