piece of paper

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piece of paper(
pis
 
uhv
 
pey
-
puhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sheet of paper)
a. el papel
(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).
May I please have a piece of paper? I left my notebook at home.¿Me das un papel, por favor? Dejé mi cuaderno en casa.
b. la hoja de papel
(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).
Everybody, get out a piece of paper. We're going to do a writing exercise.Todos, saquen una hoja de papel. Vamos a hacer un ejercicio de escritura.
2. (scrap of paper)
a. el pedazo de papel
(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).
Where is Helen's house? - I have her address on a little piece of paper.¿Dónde está la casa de Helen? - Tengo su dirección en un pedazo de papel.
b. el trozo de papel
(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).
Do you think you'll see that girl again? - I have her phone number on a piece of paper.¿Crees que volverás a ver a esa muchacha? - Tengo su número de teléfono en un trozo de papel.
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