running shoe
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Usage note
This word is often used in the plural.
running shoe(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (footwear)
a. la zapatilla de correr
(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).
Where can I buy running shoes? - There is a shoe store around the corner.¿Dónde puedo comprar unas zapatillas de correr? - Hay una zapatería a la vuelta de la esquina.
b. la zapatilla para correr
(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).
Where are my running shoes? Are they in the closet?¿Dónde están mis zapatillas para correr? ¿Están en el armario?
c. el zapato para correr
(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).
I can't find my other running shoe.No puedo encontrar mi otro zapato para correr.
d. el zapato de correr
(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).
I want to buy new running shoes for the marathon.Quiero comprar unos zapatos de correr nuevos para el maratón.
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