fried plantain
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fried plantain(
frayd
 
plahn
-
teyn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el plátano frito
(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)
There's one fried plantain left. Does anybody want it?Queda un plátano frito. ¿Alguien lo quiere?
b. el plátano macho frito
(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 Cuba
(Cuba)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
My mom makes the best fried plantains.Mi mamá hace los mejores plátanos machos fritos.
c. el plátano verde frito
(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 the Caribbean: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico
(Caribbean)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Who made the fried plantains? I need the recipe.¿Quién hizo los plátanos verdes fritos? Necesito la receta.
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