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carpa - feminine noun (la) - tent, carp. Look up carpa in the dictionary

Vamos a rentar una carpa para la reunión familiar por si llueve.
Let's rent a tent for the family reunion in case it rains.
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Old November 29, 2008, 08:54 AM
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It sound same to a Circus ten.

Carpa de circo.
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Old November 29, 2008, 09:00 AM
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is a carp a tent? what does it look like? I've never heard of it......only the fish carp
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Another word for a tent is la tienda. This also happens to be the word for a store.
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is a carp a tent? what does it look like? I've never heard of it......only the fish carp
One word is used to mean two different things - a fish and a tent.
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Old November 29, 2008, 09:35 AM
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ok cool thanks for the info. *Takes notes in my brain*
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It does look like circus tent, on my country is named circus tent.
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what looks like a circus tent??
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Carpa de circo, I told you before, Didn't you remember that?
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oh yes you did that's right.
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