optativo
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optativo(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (not obligatory)
a. optional
La prueba de sangre no es optativa.The blood test is not optional.
b. elective
Inglés se una materia obligatoria, pero francés e italiano son optativas.English is a required subject, but French and Italian are elective.
2. (grammar)
a. optative
Escribe ejemplos de oraciones imperativas, interrogativas y optativas.Write examples of imperative, interrogative, and optative sentences.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
3. (grammar)
a. optative
En este caso tienes que utilizar el subjuntivo en lugar del optativo.In this case you must use the subjunctive instead of the optative.
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optativo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. optional
b. elective
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
optativo
adjective
1 (opcional) optional
2 (Lingüística) optative
(Lingüística) optative
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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