food shortage
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food shortage(
fud
 
shawr
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dihj
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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. (lack of food)
a. la escasez de alimentos
(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 food shortage in some countries has forced its residents to leave.La escasez de alimentos en algunos países ha obligado a sus residentes a irse.
b. la escasez alimentaria
(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 food shortage has affected the lives of many Venezuelans.La escasez alimentaria ha afectado la vida de muchos venezolanos.
c. la penuria alimentaria
(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).
What factors contribute to a food shortage?¿Cuáles factores contribuyen a una penuria alimentaria?
d. la falta de alimentos
(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).
There is a food shortage in the homeless shelter.Hay una falta de alimentos en el refugio para indigentes.
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