ale
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ale(
eyl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (beverage)
a. la cerveza inglesa de malta
(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 pub in this village serves the best ale around.La taberna de este pueblo sirve la mejor cerveza inglesa de malta de la zona.
b. la cerveza
(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).
You decide: shall we drink wine or ale?Tú decides: ¿tomamos vino o cerveza?
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ale
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. cerveza inglesa de malta
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ale [eɪl]
noun
cerveza (f)
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ale
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ale(
ah
-
leh
)
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (used to encourage)
a. come on
¡Ale, equipo! ¡Solo necesitan un gol más para ganar!Come on, team! You only need one more goal to win!
b. go
¡Ale, Marissa! ¡Tú puedes! ¡Ya casi llegas a la meta!Go, Marissa! You can do it! You're almost to the finish line!
2. (used to rush)
a. come on
¡Ale, chicos! ¡Móntense en el carro que vamos para Disneylandia!Come on, kids! Get in the car because we're going to Disneyland!
b. hurry up
¡Ale, Miguel, que nos va a dejar el tren! - Ya voy, ya voy.Hurry up, Miguel, or we're going to miss the train! - I'm coming, I'm coming.
3. (used to express surprise)
a. wow
¡Ale! ¡No pensé que las Torres Petronas fueran tan altas! - ¿En serio? Son famosas por ser tan altas.Wow! I didn't expect the Petronas Towers to be so tall! - Really? They're famous for being so tall.
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
4. (beverage)
a. ale
¿La cerveza que estás tomando es una lager o una ale? - Es una IPA.Is the beer that you're drinking a lager or an ale? - It's an IPA.
Ale
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
5. (nickname for Alejandra)
a. Ale
A Ale le gusta mucho la comida china.Ale really likes Chinese food.
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ale
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (general)
a.
¡ale!come on!
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ginger ale
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ginger ale
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