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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
Como penitencia, los padres de Carlos dijeron que tenía prohibido ver la tele durante el fin de semana.As a punishment, Carlos's parents said he wasn't allowed to watch TV over the weekend.
3. (in games) (Andes)
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
hacer penitenciato do penance
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