Spanish for kids word of the day: Dinero / Money

By Ricardo Cuevas on October 25, 2012 in Spanish for Kids Word of the Day with No Comments

Spanish for kids word of the day: Dinero / Money

Word:

dinero

Pronunciation:

dee-NEH-doe (Note that the Spanish r here is pronounced with a tap of the tongue against the front of the palate. In this word, it sounds much like the English “d” sound.) — Escucha

Meaning:

money

Example:

No tengo mucho dinero para ayudar a mi familia.

Translation:

I don’t have much money for helping my family.

More Information:

In the sample sentence, the preposition para is used as a way of saying “in order to.” This is a very common usage of this word. You can learn more about para in this lesson.

 

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