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Lesson 42: Animals

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the animal
noun
el animal
the horse, the stallionmale horse
noun
el caballo
the marefemale horse
noun
la yegua
the bird
noun
el ave
Ave is feminine but takes el as definite article because it starts with a stressed a.
the bird
noun
el pájaro
Whereas ave refers to all birds, pájaro only refers to small species of birds. So doves and parrots are both aves and pájaros, and eagles and ostriches are aves too, but they are not pájaros.
the cow
noun
la vaca
the bull
noun
el toro
the livestockanimals for commercial use
noun
el ganado
the fish
noun
el pez
the lion
noun
el león
the lion
noun
la leona
the fly
noun
la mosca
the mosquito
noun
el mosquito
the rooster
noun
el gallo
the hen
noun
la gallina
the pig
noun
el cerdo
the pig
noun
la cerda
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adjective
macho
femaleanimal
noun
hembra
the male fish
noun
el pez macho
the female fish
noun
el pez hembra
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