broken glass

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broken glass(
bro
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kihn
 
glahs
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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. (material)
a. los cristales rotos
(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 cut my foot on some broken glass on the beach.Me corté el pie en unos cristales rotos en la playa.
b. el cristal 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).
You can't climb over the wall! Can't you see there's broken glass on top of it?¡No puedes saltar ese muro! ¿No ves que tiene cristal roto encima?
c. el vidrio 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).
I've broken a mirror! Can you get me a brush to sweep up the broken glass?¡Rompí un espejo! ¿Me traes un cepillo para recoger el vidrio roto?
2. (container)
a. el vaso 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).
There were broken glasses all over the nightclub floor.Había vasos rotos por todo el suelo del club nocturno.
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