GenderofNouns - el problema el telegrama el programa el...

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Masculine nouns that end in a consonant often have a corresponding feminine form that ends in -a. el profesor la profesora el doctor la doctora el señor la señora Some nouns that refer to people use the same form for both masculine and feminine. These nouns indicate gender by the article (el or la). el estudiante la estudiante el pianista la pianista el artista la artista Nouns that end in -sión, -ción, -dad, -tad, -tud, -umbre are feminine. la televisión la decisión la conversación la habitación la ciudad la universidad la dificultad la libertad la actitud la gratitud la certidumbre la muchedumbre Some nouns that end in -a are masculine.
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Unformatted text preview: el problema el telegrama el programa el mapa el sistema el poema el da el tema el clima el idioma el sof el planeta Many nouns that end in -ma are masculine. Notice that eight of the twelve nouns listed above end in -ma. el telegrama el programa el problema el sistema el poema el idioma el clima el tema Note: A few nouns that end in -ma are feminine, such as la cama and la pluma . Four of the nouns that end in -a are simply exceptions and must be memorized. el da el mapa el planeta el sof A few nouns that end in -o are feminine. la mano la radio...
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This note was uploaded on 11/06/2011 for the course SPANISH 108 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Rutgers.

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