acting(
ahk
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tihng
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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. (performance)
a. la actuación
(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).
I think the script is terrible but the acting makes up for it.Creo que el guión es terrible pero la actuación lo compensa.
b. la interpretación
(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).
Mary plays the lead, and her acting is excellent.Mary es la protagonista y su interpretación es excelente.
2. (profession)
a. la interpretación
(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).
Acting is my passion; I have always dreamed of being an actor.La interpretación es mi pasión. Siempre he soñado con ser actor.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (temporary)
a. interino
John will be acting manager while Julia is on maternity leave.Juan será el gerente interino mientras Julia esté de baja por maternidad.
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acting
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (performance)
a. la interpretación f, actuación
(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. (profession)
a. la interpretación f, profesión de actor/actriz
(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).
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (temporary)
a. en funciones
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acting [ˈæktɪŋ]
adjective
[+headmaster, president etc] interino; suplente
noun
(Teat) (performance) interpretación (f); actuación (f); (profession) profesión (f) de actor; teatro (m)
what was his acting like? ¿qué tal hizo el papel?; this is acting as it should be esto se llama realmente ser actor or actriz; así es el teatro de verdad; acting is not in my line yo no soy actor; she has done some acting tiene alguna experiencia como actriz; to go in for acting hacerse actor
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Phrases with "acting"
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acting career
carrera como actor
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