linguist

linguist(
lihng
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gwihst
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (profession)
a. el lingüista
(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).
(M)
, la lingüista
(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).
(F)
Several linguists collaborated to develop the Kluffnougat language for the sci-fi film.Varios lingüistas colaboraron en la creación del idioma kluffnougat para la película de ciencia ficción.
2. (person who speaks multiple languages)
a. el políglota
(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).
(M)
, la políglota
(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).
(F)
Amos is a gifted linguist; he speaks Italian, Spanish, French, Arabic, and several other languages.Amos es un políglota dotado; habla italiano, español, francés, árabe y varios idiomas más.
3. (education) (United Kingdom)
a. el estudiante de idiomas
(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).
(M)
, la estudiante de idiomas
(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).
(F)
John studies biology, and I'm a linguist.John estudia Biología, y yo soy estudiante de idiomas.
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linguist
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (specialist in linguistics)
a. el lingüista
(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).
(M)
la lingüista
(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).
(F)
2. (polyglot)
a. el políglota
(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).
(M)
la políglota
(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).
(F)
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linguist [ˈlɪŋɡwɪst]
noun
1 (speaker of languages)
he's an accomplished linguist domina varios idiomas; I'm no linguist se me dan mal los idiomas; no puedo con los idiomas; the company needs more linguists la compañía necesita más gente que sepa idiomas
2 (specialist in linguistics) lingüista (m); (Univ) estudiante (m) de idiomas
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