activity
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activity(
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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. (action or liveliness)
a. la actividad
(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).
There was a lot of activity in the house, with people dashing here and there.Había mucha actividad en la casa, con gente corriendo de aca para allá.
b. el movimiento
(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).
There hasn't been much activity on the stock market today.Hoy no hubo mucho movimiento en el mercado de valores.
2. (work)
a. la actividad
(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).
Construction is the main activity of the company.La construcción es la actividad principal de la compañía.
3. (pastime)
a. la actividad
(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).
Drawing is a great activity to keep children entertained.Dibujar es una actividad estupenda para tener a los niños entretenidos.
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activity
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la actividad
(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).
activity holidayvacaciones organizadas en las que se practica algún deporte o actividad similar
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activity [ækˈtɪvɪtɪ]
noun
[of person] actividad (f); (in port, town) movimiento (m); actividad (f)
there was a lot of activity on the quay
business activities actividades (f) comerciales; leisure activities pasatiempos (m)
social activities actividades (f) sociales
vida $ social
terrorist activities actividades (f) terroristas
he carries out most of his business activities in Belgium his business activities take up a large portion of his time he is engaged in a number of business activities
modifier
activity book (n) (accompanying text book) libro (m) de actividades; cuaderno (m) de actividades; (book of games) libro (m) de pasatiempos
activity holiday (n) vacaciones con actividades ya programadas
vacaciones $ activas In-car entertainment AA-style is provided by a generous activity pack, with games, puzzles, colouring books and pens If your child is crazy about dinosaurs, he'll love this jolly activity pack. It contains puzzles, games, a colouring competition and lots of facts about dinosaurs There are a number of fast food and pizza restaurants which cater for children's parties: mcdonald's, Burger King, Pizza hut, Pizzaland and Pizza Express, as well as some stores, such as BHS and ASDA. Many will supply party hats, activity packs and balloons
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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