grandmother
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grandmother(
grahn
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muh
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thuhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (relative)
a. la abuela
(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).
My grandmother is 85 years old.Mi abuela tiene 85 años.
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grandmother
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la abuela
(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).
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grandmother [ˈɡrænˌmʌðəʳ]
noun
abuela (f)
to teach one's grandmother to suck eggs
stop trying to teach your grandmother to suck eggs (Britain) ¿qué me vas a enseñar tú a mí?
"It's a sarcophagus. Dig it good and wide." "Go teach your grandmother to suck eggs," Leshka said and waved him away with a show of irritation
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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