weekend
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weekend(
wik
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ehnd
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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. (Saturday and Sunday)
a. el fin de semana
(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 hope you have a good weekend!¡Espero que tengas un buen fin de semana!
My sister and I are going scuba diving next weekend.Mi hermana y yo vamos a bucear el fin de semana que viene.
b. el wikén
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Last weekend, we went shopping at the open-air market.El wikén pasado fuimos de compras en el mercado al aire libre.
c. el finde
(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).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
What are you doing this weekend? - We're going to the disco on Saturday and to the movies on Sunday.¿Qué hacen este finde? - El sábado vamos a la disco y el domingo al cine.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to spend a weekend)
a. pasar el fin de semana
We often weekend by the lake with friends.A menudo pasamos el fin de semana en el lago con amigos.
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weekend
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el fin de semana
(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).
on the weekendel fin de semana
weekend breakvacaciones de fin de semana
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weekend [ˈwiːkˈend]
noun
1 fin (m) de semana
to stay over the weekend pasar el fin de semana; a long weekend un puente
to take a long weekend make a long weekend of it hacer puente
2 (as adv)
they are away weekends los fines de semana se van fuera
intransitive verb
pasar el fin de semana
modifier
[+cottage, trip, visit] de fin de semana
weekend case (n) maletín (m) de viaje
weekend return (n) billete de ida y vuelta para el fin de semana
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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