achievement
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achievement(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (something achieved)
a. el logro
(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).
Being the first person in your family to graduate from college is a wonderful achievement.Ser la primera persona de tu familia en graduarse de la universidad es un logro maravilloso.
b. el éxito
(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).
Installing running water in thousands of homes was a great achievement for the governemnet.La instalación de agua corriente en miles de hogares fue un gran éxito para el gobierno.
2. (act of achieving)
a. la realización
(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 achievement of peace for his country was the monk's most fervent wish.La realización de la paz en su país fue el deseo más apasionado del monje.
b. la consecución
(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).
Both parties celebrated the achievement of a ceasefire.Ambas partes celebraron la consecución de un alto el fuego.
3. (education)
a. el rendimiento
(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 poor achievement of the students is due to a lack of art classes.El mal rendimiento de los alumnos se debe a la falta de clases de arte.
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achievement
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (action)
a. la realización f, consecución
(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).
2. (thing achieved)
a. el logro
(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).
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achievement [əˈtʃiːvmənt]
noun
1 (act) realización (f); consecución (f)
2 (thing achieved) logro (m); éxito (m)
that's quite an achievement es todo un logro or éxito; es toda una hazaña; among his many achievements entre los muchos éxitos or las muchas hazañas en su haber
3 (Educ)
the level of achievement el nivel de rendimiento escolar
School administrators fall into the trap of thinking that discipline problems, not unsatisfying education, are the cause of low levels of achievement
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "achievement"
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every smile is a direct achievement
cada sonrisa es un logro genuino
academic achievement
rendimiento escolar
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