forte
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forte(
fawr
-
tey
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (strong point)
a. el fuerte
(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).
Melissa is a great actress, but comedy is not her forte.Melissa es una gran actriz, pero la comedia no es su fuerte.
2. (music)
a. el forte
(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 piece is marked piano at the beginning and end, but forte in the middle.La pieza está marcada piano al principio y al final, pero forte en el medio.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
3. (music)
a. forte
The f annotated here means that you need to play this section forte.La fa anotada aquí significa que debes tocar esta parte forte.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (music)
a. forte
Chuck was starting to fall asleep in the symphony when the forte section startled him awake.Chuck estaba empezando a dormirse en la sinfonía cuando la parte forte lo despertó de golpe.
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forte
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el fuerte
(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).
punctuality is not his fortela puntualidad no es su fuerte
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forte [ˈfɔːtɪ] [fɔːt] (US)
noun
(strong point) fuerte (m); (Mús) forte (m);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
forte
Listen to an audio pronunciation
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forte(
fohr
-
teh
)
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (music)
a. forte
Este movimiento del concierto debe interpretarse forte.This movement of the concerto should be played forte.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (music)
a. forte
La sinfonía empieza con un pasaje forte impresionante.The symphony begins with a moving forte passage.
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