Most Spanish adjectives that end in -z
and -l remain unchanged for the feminine singular.
Have a look and listen to these examples:
Antonio es un marido fiel.Antonio is a faithful husband.
Cristina es una esposa fiel.Cristina is a faithful wife.
Mi hijo es feliz.My son is happy.
Mi hija es feliz.My daughter is happy.
Notice how the form doesn't change when refering to a masculine noun or a feminine noun.
Be careful! There are two exceptions to this rule which are:
- The adjective "andaluz" (Andalusian)
El chico andaluz. (The Andalusian boy)
La chica andaluza. (The Andalusian girl )
- The adjective "español" ( Spanish)
El chico español. (The Spanish boy)
La chica española. (The Spanish girl)
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