assortment
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assortment(
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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. (general)
a. el surtido
(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).
I bought her a large box of her favorite cookie assortment.Le compré una caja grande del surtido de galletas que más le gusta.
b. la colección
(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).
He keeps a strange assortment of animals as pets.Tiene una extraña colección de animales como mascotas.
c. la variedad
(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 paint is washable and there is a large assortment of colors to choose from.La pintura es lavable y se puede escoger entre una gran variedad de colores.
d. la diversidad
(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).
In art classes, the children learn to work with a great assortment of materials.En las clases de arte, los niños aprenden a trabajar con una gran diversidad de materiales.
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assortment
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of colors, reasons)
a. la diversidad
(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).
2. (of biscuits, sweets)
a. el surtido
(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).
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assortment [əˈsɔːtmənt]
noun
1 (Comm) surtido (m)
2 (mixture) mezcla (f); (collection) colección (f)
there was a strange assortment of guests había una extraña mezcla de invitados; Peter was there with an assortment of girlfriends allí estaba Peter con una colección de amigas; quite an assortment! ¡aquí hay de todo!
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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