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el
Gender of Nouns: I Singular [masculine]

Structure


el + masculine noun

Description


Unlike English, the Spanish language is characterized for having gender of nouns; be reminded that articles should always match in gender the noun they complement. A useful trick to determine if a noun is masculine is when they end with the letters O, L , N, E, R and S. There are a few exceptions but we’ll cover them in upcoming chapters!

Examples


el perro
dog [masculine]
el gato
cat [masculine]
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