down payment
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down payment(
daun
 
pey
-
mihnt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (initial payment)
a. la cuota inicial
(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 took me 20 years to raise the money for the down payment for my own home.Tardé 20 años en reunir dinero suficiente para poder pagar la cuota inicial de una vivienda propia.
b. el anticipo
(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).
With just a ten percent down payment, you can reserve your summer vacation.Con solo un anticipo del diez por ciento, puedes reservar tus vacaciones de verano.
c. el enganche
(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 Guatemala
(Guatemala)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Wendy is saving up for a down payment on a house.Wendy está ahorrando para dar el enganche de una casa.
d. el pie
(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 Bolivia
(Bolivia)
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
You shouldn't borrow money for a down payment. Later on it all adds up, and you can't cope.No se debe pedir un préstamo para pagar el pie. Después se te junta todo y no llegas.
e. la entrada
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
We gave a downpayment of $65,000 for the house.Dimos una entrada de $65,000 para la casa.
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