ferryboat
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ferryboat(
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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. (nautical)
a. el ferry
(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).
We drove to Algeciras and took the ferryboat across to Ceuta.Manejamos hasta Algeciras y tomamos el ferry a Ceuta.
b. el transbordador
(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).
Millions of people take the ferryboat between Dover and Calais every year.Millones de personas toman el transbordador entre Dover y Calais cada año.
c. la balsa
(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).
(smaller)
The ferryboat is full, so we'll have to wait for the next one.La balsa va llena, así que tendremos que esperar a la siguiente.
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