Old November 10, 2008, 03:22 AM
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terreno - masculine noun (el) - property, land, lot, tract, field. Look up terreno in the dictionary

Compramos un terreno en el bosque para ir a acampar.
We bought a piece of land in the woods to go camping.
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Old November 10, 2008, 07:12 AM
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Is terreno a cognate? it looks like terrain.....
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Old November 10, 2008, 09:19 AM
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Is terreno a cognate? it looks like terrain.....
Indeed it is. In fact, the Spanish word for terrain is terreno.
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Old November 10, 2008, 05:49 PM
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Yep, you got it. But it doesn't correspond with terrain in all the meanings of the word. I should have added terrain to the list of translations.
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field, land, lot, property, tract


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