apprentice
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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. (trainee)
a. el aprendiz
(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).
, la aprendiz
(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).
Boyd is a plumbing apprentice working under a master plumber.Boyd es un aprendiz de fontanería trabajando bajo un fontanero maestro.
b. la aprendiza
(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).
With Stacy's track record, I doubt we'll find anyone to take her on as an apprentice.Con el historial de Stacy, dudo que encontremos a alguien que la acepte como aprendiza.
c. el principiante
(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).
, la principiante
(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).
Eric did well enough in the qualifying race to become a horseracing apprentice.Eric lo hizo suficientemente bien en la carrera clasificatoria para convertirse en un principiante de carreras de caballos.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to place as an apprentice)
a. colocar de aprendiz
Kurt's grandfather left school at 14 and was apprenticed to a master carpenter.El abuelo de Kurt dejó la escuela a los 14 años y lo colocaron de aprendiz con un carpintero maestro.
b. estar de aprendiz
Rob's niece was apprenticed with us about seven years ago, and now she's an outstanding master sculptor.La sobrina de Rob estuvo de aprendiz con nosotros hace unos siete años y ahora es una maestra escultora excepcional.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to work as an apprentice)
a. ser aprendiz
Lucy apprenticed in a jewelry store for many years.Lucy fue aprendiz en una tienda de joyas durante muchos años.
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apprentice
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el aprendiz(iza)
(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).
la aprendiz(iza)
(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).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a.
he was apprenticed to a tailorestaba de aprendiz con un sastre
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apprentice [əˈprentɪs]
noun
1 (learner) aprendizaaprendiza (m) (f);a aprendiza
2 (beginner) principiante (m)
transitive verb
to apprentice sb to colocar a algn de aprendiz con; to be apprenticed to estar de aprendiz con
modifier
apprentice electrician (n) aprendizaaprendiza (m) (f) de electricista;a aprendiza
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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