broken ankle
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
broken ankle(
bro
-
kihn
 
ahng
-
kuhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el tobillo roto
(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).
Coach, I can still play. - How are you going to play with a broken ankle?Señor, aún puedo jugar. - ¿Cómo vas a jugar con el tobillo roto?
b. el tobillo quebrado
(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)
The doctor told me I have a broken ankle.El doctor me dijo que tengo el tobillo quebrado.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning