4.7 En pocas palabras
4.7.1 Using grammatical information in the dictionary
Your dictionary is very useful for finding out which grammatical category a word belongs to. For example, the entry for precioso reads as follows:
beautiful ¡Es precioso! It's beautiful!
The entry tells you that precioso is an adjetivo, in English an adjective, and that it therefore describes a noun. If you want to know more about what the different grammatical categories are, read the information at the beginning of your dictionary under ‘Parts of speech’ .
Look up the following words in your dictionary and complete the table with the missing information. The first has been done for you.
Complete la tabla.
|Headword||Grammatical category||A Spanish example|
|precioso||adjetivo ( adjective )||¡Es precioso!|