apartment building
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apartment building(
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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. (structure with homes inside)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el edificio de apartamentos
(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).
Have you heard from Tyler? His apartment building burned down!¿Has oído de Tyler? ¡Quemó su edificio de apartamentos!
b. el edificio de viviendas
(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).
Sarah’s brother actually lives in my apartment building.De hecho, el hermano de Sarah vive en mi edificio de viviendas.
c. el edificio de departamentos
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Wow. Everyone in Steve's apartment building was robbed.Guau. Cada persona en el edificio de departamentos de Steve fue robada.
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