Gui­a para trabajos escritos

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Colom-Mena Loyola University Chicago Guía para trabajos escritos I. [ g/a ] gender agreememt a) – ion ending nouns: [Most –ion ending nouns are feminine and the gender remains feminine even after making it plural-Las canc ion es] El canción* → La / una canc ión b) –ema , -ama ending nouns: [Most –ema and –ama ending nouns are masculine] El/un probl ema , el/un t ema , el/un teor ema , el/un progr ama etc. c) –tad , -dad ending nouns: [Most –tad , -dad ending nouns are feminine]. La liber tad , la leal tad , la volun tad , la reali dad , la sereni dad etc. II. “Falsos amigos”: día → [is a masculine noun] el / un día, los / unos días noche → [ is a feminine noun] la / una noche, las / unas noches, buen a s noches persona →[it is a feminine noun regardless of the sex of the subjects included in it] Mi hermano y mi padre son buen a s personas agua → [is always a masculine noun] el agua parte → [is feminine- las partes/ unas partes] gente → [is a feminine collective noun- la gente] III. [ s/v/a ] subject verb agreement Yo comimos* → yo comí Mi amiga y yo fue* → mi amiga y yo fuimos You fue* → yo fui Mi familia son* → mi familia es [ familia is a collective noun therefore we treat it as a singular noun] IV. [ #/a ] number agreement La casas* → las casas Las llave* → las llaves Me gusta las casa* → me gustan las casas. V.
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2011 for the course SPAN 250 taught by Professor Ortiz-calderon during the Spring '11 term at Loyola Chicago.

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