Quick answer
"Ownership" is a noun which is often translated as "la propiedad", and "acknowledge" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "reconocer". Learn more about the difference between "ownership" and "acknowledge" below.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la propiedad
(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).
Most of the land is in private ownership.La mayor parte de los terrenos son de propiedad privada.
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to admit)
a. reconocer
He acknowledged that he had been negligent.Reconoció que había sido negligente.
b. admitir
She acknowledged that her opponent had won, but she wouldn't acknowledge her loss.Admitió que su contrincante había ganado, pero no iba a admitir su derrota.
2. (to greet)
a. saludar
I saw my ex-girlfriend at the movies, but she didn't acknowledge me.Vi a mi exnovia en el cine, pero no me saludó.
b. responder a
She said hello to the professor, and the professor acknowledged her with a wink.Saludó al profesor, y este le respondió con un guiño.
3. (to thank)
a. agradecer
His mother acknowledged his efforts to help her.Su mamá le agradeció sus esfuerzos por ayudarla.
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