bike
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bike(
bayk
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (vehicle)
a. la bici
(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).
(bicycle)
I recommend putting a lock on the bike so it doesn't get stolen.Recomiendo poner una cerradura en la bici para que no la roben.
b. la moto
(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).
(motorcycle)
My parents won't let me get a bike because it's too dangerous.Mis padres no me permiten comprar una moto porque es demasiado peligroso.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to ride)
a. ir en bici
You can bike or walk everywhere in this town.En esta ciudad se puede ir a todas partes en bici o a pie.
b. ir en moto
He bikes to work every day, rain or shine.Va en moto al trabajo todos los días, llueva o truene.
3. (to travel)
a. hacer en bici
We biked 70 miles today.Hoy hicimos 70 millas en bici.
b. hacer en moto
I decided to bike the 600 miles to Austin.Decidí hacer las 600 millas a Austin en moto.
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bike
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a. la bici
(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).
(bicycle)
2. (motorcycle)
a. la moto
(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).
on your bike!¡largo!, ¡piérdete!
bike shedcobertizo para bicicletas
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bike [baɪk]
noun
(bicycle) bici (informal) (f); (motorcycle) moto (f)
to ride a bike (bicycle) ir or montar en bici; (motorcycle) ir en moto; on your bike! (Britain) ¡largo de aquí! (informal); ¡andando! (informal)
intransitive verb
ir en bici
I biked home from the beach to bike to work
I biked 10km hice 10km en bici
modifier
bike lane (n) carril (m) de bicicleta; carril (m) bici
bike rack (n) (on floor, ground) aparcamiento-bici (m); (on car roof) portabicicletas (m)
bike shed (n) cobertizo (m) para bicicletas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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