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sustantivo
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sustantivo(
soos
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tahn
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tee
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boh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (essential)
a. substantive
Hay diferencias substantivas entre las atmósferas de Marte y Venus.There are substantive differences between the atmospheres of Mars and Venus.
b. substantial
Nuestra jefa ha invertido una cantidad sustantiva de dinero en el proyecto.Our boss has invested a substantial sum of money in the project.
c. fundamental
La enseñanza de la tolerancia es un paso sustantivo en el desarrollo de una sociedad cooperativa.Teaching tolerance is a fundamental step in developing a cooperative society.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (grammar)
a. noun
"Gato" y "perro" son sustantivos."Cat" and "dog" are nouns.
b. substantive (formal)
Estudiamos los diferentes tipos de sustantivos en mi clase de sintaxis.We studied the different types of substantives in my syntax class.
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sustantivo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (formal)
a. substantial, significant
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (grammar)
a. noun
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sustantivo
substantivo
adjective
substantive; (Lingüística) substantival; noun;
noun; substantive
sustantivo colectivo collective noun
Los ejemplos tratan típicamente de la concordancia o la no concordancia del verbo con los [sustantivos colectivos,] tales como gente, multitud, mayoría, etc.
sustantivo contable count noun; countable noun
sustantivo no contable uncount noun; uncountable noun
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