ending
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ending(
ehn
-
dihng
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (conclusion)
a. el final
(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 liked the movie. The ending was quite moving.Me gustó la película. El final era muy conmovedor.
b. el desenlace
(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).
Of course, everything is resolved at the ending.Por supuesto, todo se soluciona en el desenlace.
2. (grammar)
a. la terminación
(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).
The ending "-tion" in English usually becomes "-ción" in Spanish.La terminación "-tion" en inglés normalmente se convierte en "-ción" en español.
b. la desinencia
(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).
The ending of the verb changes depending on who's doing the action.La desinencia del verbo cambia dependiendo de quién realice la acción.
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ending
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of story)
a. el final m, desenlace
(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).
2. (of word)
a. la terminación
(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).
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ending [ˈendɪŋ]
noun
1 (end) fin (m); final (m); [of book, story, play] final (m); desenlace (m)
the tale has a happy ending el cuento tiene un final or desenlace feliz
2 (Ling) terminación (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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