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"Listening" is a form of "listen", an intransitive verb which is often translated as "escuchar". "Locked" is an adjective which is often translated as "cerrado". Learn more about the difference between "locked" and "listening" below.
locked(
lakt
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (secured with a lock)
a. cerrado
The car is locked, and we left the keys inside.El carro está cerrado, y dejamos las llaves dentro.
b. cerrado con llave
Is the door to the apartment locked?¿Está cerrada con llave la puerta del apartamento?
2. (shut away)
a. encerrado
She's been locked in her room for three days, and she refuses to come out.Lleva tres días encerrada en su habitación y se niega a salir.
3. (immobilized)
a. trabado
When the piece is in that position, the gun is locked.Cuando la pieza está en esa posición, el arma queda trabada.
b. bloqueado
The key to my car won't turn over and my steering wheel is locked.Las llaves de mi carro no giran y el volante está bloqueado.
4. (joined)
a. entrelazado
The demonstrators were walking with locked arms.Los manifestantes caminaban con los brazos entrelazados.
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listen(
lihs
-
ihn
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to actively hear; often used with "to")
a. escuchar
Listen! I think someone's shouting your name.¡Escucha! Creo que alguien está gritando tu nombre.
2. (to pay attention; often used with "to")
a. escuchar
He failed the exam because he never listens in class.Falló el examen porque nunca escucha en clase.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (act of listening)
a. la oída
(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 band's new album deserves a listen.El álbum nuevo del grupo se merece una oída.
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