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14:41 May 30, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: grandmother
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Christina
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Summary of answers provided
naAbuelaclaudi
nayour answer is "Abuela"
Clara Albornoz
naAbuela o Abuelita
Xicla
naAbuelita
Cecilia Coopman, M.A. in Translation
naAbuelaxxxOso


  

Answers


3 mins
Abuela


Explanation:
In a more affectionate tone:
Abuelita



Greetings from: Oso ¶:^)


    general knowledge
xxxOso
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 9863

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Andrea Kopf
10 mins
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1 hr
Abuelita


Explanation:
Although the term grandmother means "abuela" I would suggest "abuelita" as in some countries It can sound rude or lack of love to use the first option.

Cecilia

Cecilia Coopman, M.A. in Translation
United Kingdom
Local time: 19:27
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 136
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2 hrs
Abuela o Abuelita


Explanation:
El termino Abuelita es mas afectivo.

Xicla
Local time: 11:27
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4 hrs
your answer is "Abuela"


Explanation:
and ABUELITA is GRANDMA in spanish, so it your choice!
then your grandmother is the mother of your father of mother.
entonces tu abuela es la madre de tu padre o madre, es decir tu primer ascendiente en línea recta.-
Hope this helps!


    Collins Cobuild, Spanish Language, editon 2.000
    5 years Teaching english
Clara Albornoz
PRO pts in pair: 4
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13 days
Abuela


Explanation:
Is the correct form for grandmother in spanish.Good health for you and Good luck.

claudi
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