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1 Plurals of Nouns & Articles Page 110 Realidades 1Plurals of Nouns & Articles
2 NOUNS Nouns refer to people, animals, places, and things In Spanish, nouns have gender. They are either masculine or feminineMost nouns that end in -o are masculine.Most nouns that end in -a are feminine.
3 Making Nouns PluralTo make nouns plural you usually add -s to words ending in a vowel and -es to words ending in a consonant.mochila mochilasbolĺgrafo bolĺgrafoscartel cartelesSingular nouns that end in z change the z to c in the plural.El lápiz los lápices
4 Definite Articles El , La , Los and Las are called definite articles. In English they mean “the”We use El and Los with masculine nounsWe use La and Las with feminine nouns.
5 Indefinite Articles Un, Una, Unos, and Unas are indefinite articles Un and Una mean “a or an” in EnglishUnos and Unas mean “some” in English.Un and Unos are masculineEl libro un libroLos libros unos librosUna and Unas are feminine.La bandera una banderaLa ventana unas ventanas
6 Tarea Textbook Activity 15 from page 110 Make sure to copy singular form, followed by an arrow, then the answer