Spanish Nouns

Welcome to the third Spanish lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Spanish to help you practice your daily phrases.

potatoes
potatoes Audio
patatas
tomatoes
tomatoes Audio
tomates
onions
onions Audio
cebollas
carrots
carrots Audio
zanahoria
fruits
fruits Audio
frutas
apples
apples Audio
manzanas
bananas
bananas Audio
plátanos
oranges
oranges Audio
naranjas

Nouns Grammar Rules

In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar + Rules
Spanish
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
¿tiene leche? Audio
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
tengo leche y café Audio
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
él tiene tres manzanas Audio
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
ella sólo tiene una manzana Audio
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
vivimos en una casa pequeña Audio
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
me gusta nuestro desayuno Audio

The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.

bread
bread Audio
pan
milk
milk Audio
leche
butter
butter Audio
mantequilla
cheese
cheese Audio
queso
coffee
coffee Audio
café
sandwich
sandwich Audio
sándwich
meat
meat Audio
carne
chicken
chicken Audio
pollo
fish
fish Audio
pescado
breakfast
breakfast Audio
desayuno
lunch
lunch Audio
almuerzo
dinner
dinner Audio
cena

Conversation in Spanish

Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.

English
Spanish
Do you speak (English/ Spanish)?
¿hablas (inglés/castellano)? Audio
Just a little
solo un poco Audio
I like Spanish
me gusta el castellano Audio
Can I practice with you?
¿puedo practicar contigo? Audio
How old are you?
¿qué edad tienes? Audio
I'm thirty three years old
tengo treinta y tres años de edad Audio
It was nice talking to you
¡fue agradable conversar contigo! Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the nouns in Spanish. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now check the next lesson below.

Spanish Adjectives   Spanish Adjectives

Spanish Plural   Spanish Plural



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