fire hydrant
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fire hydrant(
fay
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uhr
 
hay
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drihnt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (water pump)
a. la boca de riego
(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 water hose is attached to the fire hydrant on the corner.La manguera está conectada a la boca de riego en la esquina.
b. la toma de agua
(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 nearest fire hydrant is across the street.La toma de agua más cercana está al otro lado de la calle.
c. la boca de incendios
(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 fire hydrant is leaking water into the street.La boca de incendios está goteando agua en la calle.
d. el hidrante
(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).
Kids, don't play with that fire hydrant!¡Chicos, no jueguen con ese hidrante!
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