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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
a. el ardid
(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).
It is a common ploy to get customers to buy more than they need or want.Es un ardid común hacer que los clientes compren más de lo que necesitan o desean.
b. la estratagema
(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).
Lali's cynical ploy to ruin his brother's career, ruined hers at the same time.La cínica estratagema de Lali para arruinar la carrera de su hermano, arruinó la suya al mismo tiempo.
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