measuring cup
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measuring cup(
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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. (culinary)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la taza para medir
(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 want to make cookies. - Do you have a measuring cup?Quiero hacer galletas. - ¿Tienes una taza para medir?
b. la taza de medir
(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 can't cook. My measuring cup is broken.No puedo cocinar. Mi taza de medir está rota.
c. la taza medidora
(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's in the measuring cup? - It's flour.¿Qué está en la taza medidora? - Es harina.
d. el vaso medidor
(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).
Pour the milk into the measuring cup.Vierte la leche en el vaso medidor.
e. la jarra medidora
(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).
How much water do we need? - It's already in the measuring cup.¿Cuánta agua necesitamos? - Ya está en la jarra medidora.
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