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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. (chatter)
a. la cháchara
(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).
I prefer using the self checkout to avoid yack with the cashier.Prefiero usar la caja de autoservicio para evitar la cháchara con el cajero.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (to chatter)
a. cotorrear
What are you yacking about? Get back to work!¿De qué están cotorreando? ¡Vuelvan a trabajar!
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yack [jæk]
yackety-yak [ˈjækɪtɪˈjæk]
(chatter) cháchara (informal) (f)
to have a yack estar de cháchara (informal)
intransitive verb
hablar como una cotorra (informal)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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