traffic jam

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traffic jam(
trah
-
fihk
 
jahm
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el atasco
(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).
Thanks to the traffic jam on the highway, I was late for my job interview.Gracias al atasco de tráfico en el autopista, llegué tarde para mi entrevista de trabajo.
b. el embotellamiento
(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).
If people would stay in their lanes, I think there would be a lot less traffic jams.Si la gente se mantuviera en su carril, creo que habría menos embotellamientos.
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