Amazon River
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Amazon River(
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A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (body of water)
a. el río Amazonas
(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 Amazon River is one of the longest rivers in the world.El río Amazonas es uno de los ríos más largos del mundo.
b. el Amazonas
(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).
My grandmother paddled a canoe on the Amazon River when she was 80 years old.Mi abuela remó una canoa en el Amazonas cuando tenía 80 años.
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