presentation
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presentation(
preh
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zuhn
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shihn
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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. (exposition)
a. la presentación
(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).
Fernanda's presentation on werewolves was very informative. La presentación de Fernanda sobre los hombres lobo fue muy informativa.
2. (act of presenting)
a. la presentación
(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).
The presentation of your ticket does not guarantee you a seat. La presentación de su boleto no le garantiza un asiento.
3. (aesthetic appearance)
a. la presentación
(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).
The chef told us that the presentation of the plate can be as important as the food itself. El chef nos dijo que la presentación del plato puede ser tan importante como la comida misma.
4. (formal act of offering)
a. la entrega
(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).
A Peruvian singer will take part in the presentation of the Oscars. Una cantante peruana participará en la entrega de los Oscars.
5. (formal gift)
a. la obsequio
(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).
The lords have a presentation for the prince. Los señores tienen un obsequio para el príncipe.
6. (fine arts)
a. la representación
(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).
We're going to put on a presentation of our play downtown. Vamos a montar una representación de nuestra obra en el centro.
b. la producción
(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).
The presentation of Romeo y Julieta was innovative.La producción de Romeo y Julieta fue innovadora.
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presentation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of person)
a. la presentación
(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).
2. (of gift, award)
a. la entrega
(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).
to make a presentation to somebodyhacer (entrega de) un obsequio a alguien
3. (formal talk)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to give a presentationhacer una exposición, dar una charla
on presentation ofcon la presentación de, presentando
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presentation [ˌprezənˈteɪʃən]
noun
1 (act of presenting) presentación (f); (Jur) [of case] exposición (f)
on presentation of the voucher al presentar el vale
2 (TV) (Rad) producción (f); (Teat) representación (f)
3 (ceremony) ceremonia (f) de entrega; (gift) obsequio (m)
to make the presentation hacer la presentación; to make sb a presentation on his retirement hacer un obsequio a algn con ocasión de su jubilación
modifier
presentation case (n) estuche (m) de regalo
presentation copy (n) ejemplar (m) con dedicatoria del autor
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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