corn husk
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la hoja de maíz
(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).
We are going to make tamales today for dinner, so remember to buy corn husks.Vamos a hacer tamales para la cena, así que recuerda comprar hojas de maíz.
b. la chala
(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).
(Andes) (Southern Cone)
Corn husks can be used fresh or dried, to wrap food when steaming it.La chala puede usarse fresca o seca para envolver alimentos al cocinarlos al vapor.
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