85 - word that ends in –ción will always be feminine...

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With reasonable confidence, you can bet that a word ending in any of the following combinations will  be feminine:  –ie, –umbre, –ión la costumbre the custom la inversión the investment la muchedumbre the crowd la serie the series la situación the situation English words that end in the suffix –  tion  are equivalent to the Spanish ending  –ción . A Spanish 
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Unformatted text preview: word that ends in –ción will always be feminine, will always have an accent on the ó, and will usually have an English cognate that ends in – tion . For example: la admiración the admiration la continuación the continuation la inspiración the inspiration la liberación the liberation la nación the nation...
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2011 for the course SPAN 101 taught by Professor Oliveros during the Fall '09 term at Texas State.

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