excerpt
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excerpt(
ehk
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suhrpt
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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. (extract)
a. el extracto
(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).
Each chapter in the book begins with an excerpt from a different soldier's autobiography.Cada capítulo del libro comienza con un extracto de la autobiografía de un soldado diferente.
b. el fragmento
(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 billboard included an excerpt of a poem in Catalan.La valla publicitaria incluía un fragmento de un poema en catalán.
c. el pasaje
(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 priest read an excerpt from the Bible.El sacerdote leyó un pasaje de la Biblia.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to cite)
a. citar
In her presentation, the author excerpted text from a historical novel.En su presentación, la autora citó el texto de una novela histórica.
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excerpt
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el fragmento
(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).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
excerpt [ˈeksɜːpt]
noun
extracto (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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