fortnight
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fortnight(
fawrt
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nayt
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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. (period of time)
a. las dos semanas
(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).
We enjoyed the fortnight of tennis in Wimbledon.Disfrutamos de las dos semanas tenísticas de Wimbledon.
b. la quincena
(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 last fortnight has been frenetic in the halls of Parliament.La última quincena ha sido frenética en los pasillos del Parlamento.
c. los quince días
(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).
Sara is planning to spend a fortnight in India visiting with her parents.Sara tiene planeado pasar quince días de visita en la India con sus papás.
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fortnight
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la quincena
(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).
(United Kingdom)
a fortnight todayen quince días
a fortnight's holidayquince días de vacaciones
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fortnight [ˈfɔːtnaɪt]
noun
(Britain) quince días (m); quincena (f)
a fortnight (from) today de hoy en quince días
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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