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Significado de “modal” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "modal" - Diccionario Inglés

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modalnoun [C]

uk   /ˈməʊ.dəl/  us   /ˈmoʊ.dəl/ (also modal verb) specialized
B1 a verb, such as "can", "might", and "must", that is used with another verb to express an idea such as possibility that is not expressed by the main verb of a sentence: The first verb in the following sentence is a modal: We ought to pay the gas bill.

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(Definition of modal from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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modaladjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈməʊdəl/
used to describe the number or value which appears most often in a particular set: There are rates of 5, 10, 20, 40 and 70%, the modal rate being 10%.
(Definition of modal from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
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May 24, 2016
by Colin McIntosh One of the many ways in which English differs from other languages is its use of uncountable nouns to talk about collections of objects: as well as never being used in the plural, they’re never used with a or an. Examples are furniture (plural in German and many other languages), cutlery (plural in Italian), and

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