street sign
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street sign(
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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)
a. la placa con el nombre de la calle
(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).
Someone had graffitied all over the street sign.Alguien había cubierto la placa con el nombre de la calle de graffiti.
b. el letrero con el nombre de la calle
(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 couldn't read the street signs clearly without my glasses.No podía leer bien los letreros con los nombres de las calles sin las gafas.
c. el letrero de la calle
(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).
Can you see the street sign? - Yes, it's over there, at that corner.¿Ves el letrero de la calle? - Sí, está allí, en aquella esquina.
d. el cartel de la calle
(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).
(River Plate)
Can you read that street sign from here?¿Puedes leer ese cartel de la calle desde aquí?
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