bird of prey

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Feminine nouns that begin with a stressed "a-" or "ha-" sound in Spanish use the articles "el" and “un” in the singular.
bird of prey(
buhrd
 
uhv
 
prey
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (animal)
a. el ave de rapiña
(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).
(F)
Hawks, eagles, and vultures are birds of prey.Los halcones, las águilas y los buitres son aves de rapiña.
b. el ave de presa
(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).
(F)
Birds of prey have sharp claws and beaks.Las aves de presa tienen garras y picos afilados.
c. el ave rapaz
(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).
(F)
The zoo opened a new exhibit with birds of prey.El zoológico abrió una nueva exhibición de aves rapaces.
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