block of flats
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block of flats(
blak
 
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flahts
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (building) (United Kingdom)
a. el bloque 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).
I live in a block of flats in a suburb of London.Vivo en un bloque de apartamentos en un suburbio de Londres.
b. 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)
There is a pool and a gym in my block of flats.Hay una piscina y un gimnasio en mi bloque de departamentos.
c. el bloque de pisos
(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 Spain
(Spain)
Rafael and I live in the same block of flats.Rafael y yo vivimos en el mismo bloque de pisos.
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