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Sentence

Un tercio de las personas que tienen crisis de migraña sufre náuseas.

Pronunciation


Translation

One third of people who have migraine attacks experience nausea.

Notes

El verbo sufre está en singular porque se refiere a un tercio (de las personas).



Analysis


un
     1. adj. (before the noun) apocopic form of uno one
     2. art. a
tercio
     1. adj. third
     2. v. first-person present indicative of terciar
     terciar
          1. v. to divide into thirds
de
     1. prep. of; 's (but used after the thing owned and before the owner)
     2. prep. of, ’s (but used after the thing owned and before the owner)
     3. prep. from
     4. prep. used to construct compound nouns (with attributive nouns)
     5. prep. from
     6. prep. used to construct compound nouns (with attributive nouns)
las
     1. art. the
     2. pron. Accusative of ellas
     3. pron. feminine plural pronoun.
personas
     1. n. plural of persona
     persona
          1. n. person
que
     1. conj. that
     2. conj. than
     3. conj. indicating a reason, roughly because
     4. conj. indicating desire or permission
     5. conj. if I were you
     6. conj. the thing is
     7. pron. who, that
     8. pron. that, whom
     9. pron. that, which
tienen
     1. v. second-person plural present indicative of tener
     2. v. third-person plural present indicative of tener
     tener
          1. vt. To have, possess an object.
          2. vt. To possess a condition or quality.
          3. vt. To hold, grasp.
          4. vt. To contain.
          5. vt. To feel (internally).
          6. vt. To make to feel.
          7. vt. To be of a measure or age.
crisis
     1. n. A crisis
     2. n. An attack, fit
de
     1. prep. of; 's (but used after the thing owned and before the owner)
     2. prep. of, ’s (but used after the thing owned and before the owner)
     3. prep. from
     4. prep. used to construct compound nouns (with attributive nouns)
     5. prep. from
     6. prep. used to construct compound nouns (with attributive nouns)
migraña
     1. n. migraine
crisis de migraña
     1. n. migraine attack
     2. n. A recurrent series of migraines which may be diagnosed by a doctor as a medical issue.
sufre
     1. v. third-person present indicative of sufrir
     2. v. informal second-person affirmative imperative of sufrir
     sufrir
          1. v. to suffer
náuseas
     1. n. nausea, sickness, retching
     2. n. repugnance, disgust


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