Quick answer
"Lea" is a noun which is often translated as "el prado", and "leer" is an intransitive verb which is often translated as "lanzar una mirada lasciva". Learn more about the difference between "lea" and "leer" below.
lea(
ley
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el prado
(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).
A herd of cows was grazing in the lea.Una manada de vacas pastaba en el prado.
b. la pradera
(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).
Tom heard the bawl of sheep in a distant meadow.Tom oyó el balido de las ovejas en una pradera lejana.
LEA
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
2. (Local Education Authority) (United Kingdom)
a. el organismo local encargado de la enseñanza
(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 LEA is responsible for hiring the staff for this school.El organismo local encargado de la enseñanza es responsable de contratar al personal de esta escuela.
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leer(
lir
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to glance lasciviously; used with "at")
a. lanzar una mirada lasciva
Doug leered at her with an aroused gleam in his eyes.Doug le lanzó una mirada lasciva con un destello de excitación en los ojos.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (sinister or immodest glance)
a. la mirada lasciva
(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).
Derek's wife gave him a leer when he got home at 3 am.La esposa de Derek le dio una mirada lasciva cuando llegó a la casa a las 3 am.
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