aircraft carrier
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
aircraft carrier(
ehr
-
krahft
 
kah
-
ri
-
uhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el portaaviones
(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 plane is equipped with a tailhook so that it can land on the short runway of an aircraft carrier.El avión está equipado con un gancho de parada para poder aterrizar en la pista corta de un portaaviones.
b. el portaviones
(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 granddaddy worked on an aircraft carrier during World War II.Mi abuelo trabajaba en un portaviones durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning