comprehension
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comprehension(
kam
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prih
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hehn
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shihn
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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. (capacity)
a. la comprensión
(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).
Reading will help you widen your knowledge and comprehension of the topic.La lectura contribuirá a ampliar sus conocimientos y su comprensión del tema.
2. (education) (United Kingdom)
a. el ejercicio de comprensión
(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).
The comprehension will consist of listening to a dialog, and answering five questions about it.El ejercicio de comprensión consistirá en escuchar un diálogo y responder cinco preguntas sobre él.
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comprehension
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la comprensión
(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).
it is beyond my comprehensionme resulta incomprensible
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comprehension [ˌkɒmprɪˈhenʃən]
noun
1 (understanding) comprensión (f)
it is beyond comprehension es incomprensible
2 (Educ) (exercise) prueba (f) de comprensión
modifier
comprehension test (n) test (m) de comprensión
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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