grocery shopping
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grocery shopping(
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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. (general)
a. la compra de las provisiones
(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).
Lucy goes grocery shopping on Wednesdays when the fruit and vegetables are on sale.Lucy hace la compra de las provisiones los miércoles cuando las frutas y verduras están de oferta.
b. la compra de comestibles
(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).
What are you going to do tomorrow morning? - I have to do the grocery shopping for the week.¿Qué vas a hacer mañana por la mañana? - Tengo que hacer la compra de comestibles para la semana.
c. la compra de mandado
(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).
I take care of the grocery shopping for our family.Yo me encargo de la compra de mandado para la familia.
d. la compra de la despensa
(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're out of rice. Go do the grocery shopping.Se nos acabó el arroz. Ve a la compra de la despensa.
e. la compra de abarrotes
(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).
Brad prefers to do his grocery shopping online.Brad prefiere hacer su compra de abarrotes en línea.
f. la compra del abasto
(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).
Since I quit eating meat, I spend less money when I go grocery shopping.Desde que dejé de comer carne, gasto menos dinero cuando hago la compra del abasto.
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