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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
La profesora de francés les dio mucha tarea.The French teacher gave them lots of homework.
Tengo tantas tareas urgentes que no sé por cuál empezar.I have so many urgent tasks that I don't know where to begin.
Su principal tarea es limpiar las ventanas.His main job is to clean the windows.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
tareas domésticashousehold chores, housework
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1 (trabajo) task; job
una de sus tareas es repartir la correspondencia one of his tasks o jobs is to hand out the mail; es una tarea poco grata it's a thankless task; todavía me queda mucha tarea I've still got a lot left to do
tareas domésticas housework
singular; (s) household chores
2 [de colegial] las tareas homework
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