forklift
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forklift(
fawrk
-
lihft
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el montacargas
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Steve moves crates in the factory using a forklift.Steve mueve las cajas en la fábrica usando un montacargas.
b. la carretilla elevadora
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Becky drives a forklift on a construction site that is used for moving lumber.Becky conduce una carretilla elevadora en una obra de construcción que se utiliza para mover la madera.
c. el autoelevador
(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).
Regionalism used in Argentina
(Argentina)
Raul uses a forklift for loading and unloading trucks at a warehouse.Raúl utiliza un autoelevador para cargar y descargar los camiones en un almacén.
d. el Clark
(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).
A word or phrase that is a proprietary term owned by a brand (e.g. iPod).
(registered trademark)
Regionalism used in Argentina
(Argentina)
Lucy uses a forklift to move things around at the docks.Lucy utiliza un Clark para trasladar cosas en los muelles.
e. el toro
(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).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
The recycling yard has a forklift for moving crates of scrap metal.El patio de reciclaje tiene un toro para trasladar las cajas de chatarra.
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