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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. (general) (United Kingdom)
a. la scotch
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
Do you need some sticky tape to wrap the gifts?¿Necesitas scotch para envolver los regalos?
b. el tape
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
Regionalism used in Cuba
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
Regionalism used in the United States
We bought paper, colored pencils, tape, and glue.Compramos papel, lápices de color, tape y pegamento.
d. el diurex
Regionalism used in Bolivia
Regionalism used in Mexico
Will you pick up some sticky tape at the store?¿Me traes diurex de la tienda?
e. el celo
Regionalism used in Spain
If you find a tick on you, wrap it in sticky tape to kill it.Si te quitas una garrapata, envuélvela con celo para matarla.
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