giving
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giving(
gih
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vihng
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (generous)
a. generoso
Mother Teresa was a very giving person.Madre Teresa era una persona muy generosa.
b. dadivoso
My dad was giving of his time and affection when I was a kid.Mi papá era muy dadivoso de su tiempo y afecto cuando yo era niña.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (act of giving)
a. la donación
(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).
Charity giving is on the rise as the economy improves.La donación benéfica va en aumento a medida que la economía recupera.
b. el otorgamiento
(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 giving of land in exchange for political support must be investigated by authorities.El otorgamiento de terrenos a cambio de apoyo político debe ser investigado por las autoridades.
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