pocket money
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pocket money(
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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. (allowance) (United Kingdom)
a. la paga
(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 spent all my pocket money on sweets.Usé toda mi paga para comprar dulces.
b. la mesada
(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).
My mum gives me pocket money when I mow the lawn.Mi mamá me da una mesada cuando corto el césped.
2. (small amount of money)
a. el dinero de bolsillo
(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).
We all got pocket money to use at the theme park.Todos recibimos dinero de bolsillo para usar en el parque temático.
b. la calderilla
(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 don't think I have enough pocket money to buy this tee shirt.No creo que tenga calderilla suficiente para comprar esta playera.
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