"The attitude"

Translation:La actitud

4 months ago

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Kortaggio
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Why not "el actitud", since the first sound of this word is "a"? For example, we say "el agua" instead of "la agua" even though "agua" is feminine.

4 months ago

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marcy65brown
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That works when the noun begins with a stressed -a: el Agua, el ALma, el Ɓguila.
When the feminine noun does not begin with a stressed -a, "la" is used: la actiTUD, la aMIga, la aBUEla.

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