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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (general)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. score
Nadia obtuvo un puntaje perfecto en la prueba de gimnasia.Nadia got a perfect score in the gymnastics event.
Tienes que estudiar duro para sacar un buen puntaje en el examen de admisión.You have to study hard to get a good score on the admission test.
b. points
Gana el competidor con el más alto puntaje de todos los eventos.The competitor with the highest number of points after all the events is the winner.
c. grade (in an exam or course)
Una estudiante de Montevideo obtuvo el mayor puntaje del país en el examen de literatura.A Montevidean student achieved the highest grade in the country in the literature exam.
d. grades (in an exam or course)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¿Qué puntaje necesito para estudiar medicina?What grades do I need to achieve to study medicine?
e. mark (in an exam or course) (United Kingdom)
Eduardo obtuvo el mejor puntaje en el examen de matemáticas.Eduardo got the best mark on the maths examination.
f. marks (in an exam or course) (United Kingdom)
¿Qué puntaje tiene que tener mi hijo para ir a la universidad?What marks must my son have to go to university?
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