¿Sabías que...?: ¿Es necesario poner la diéresis (umlaut) sobre la u en cig?eña o ping?ino? Sí, porque señala que la u debe pronunciarse.
fish / pez
 
fish   [fɪʃ]
A. -noun
fish or fishes   plural
1. (alive)   pez (m)   (as food)   pescado (m)
·fish and chips
pescado (m) frito con patatas fritas
·fish and chip shop
tienda de comida rápida principalmente de pescado frito y patatas fritas
a. neither fish nor fowl   ni chicha ni limoná
b. I've got other fish to fry   *   tengo cosas masculineánoun importantes que hacer
c. there are other fish in the sea   hay otros peces en el mar
d. to be like a fish out of water   estar como pez fuera del agua
2. *
(=person)   tipo (m) / tipa (f),   tío (m) / tía (f)
·odd fish
bicho (m) raro *
·big fish
pez (m) gordo
a. he'noun a (bit of a) cold fish   *   es un tipo frío *
B. -intransitive verb   pescar
[trawler]   faenar
·he goes fishing at weekends
·sale a pescar los fines de semana
·I'masculine going fishing
·voy de pesca
·to go salmon fishing
·ir a pescar salmónoun
·to fish for
[+trout, salmon etcetera]   pescar
[+compliments, information]   andar a la caza de
·to fish (around) in one'noun pocket for something
·buscarse algo en el bolsillo
a. to fish in troubled waters   pescar en río revuelto
C. -transitive verb
[+river, pond]   pescar en
[+trout, salmon etcetera]   pescar
D. -compound
·fish course   -noun   (plato (m) de) pescado (m)
·fish factory   -noun   feminineábrica (f) de pescado
·fish farm   -noun   piscifactoría (f),   criadero (m) de peces
·fish farmer   -noun   piscicultor (m) / piscicultoa (f)
·fish farming   -noun   piscicultura (f),   cría (f) de peces
·fish finger   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   palito (m) de pescado empanado
·fish glue   -noun   cola (f) de pescado
·fish knife   -noun   cuchillo (m) de pescado
·fish manure   -noun   abono (m) de pescado
·fish market   -noun   lonja (f) de pescado Spain
·fish meal   -noun   harina (f) de pescado
·fish seller   -noun
(United States)   fishmonger
·fish shop   -noun   pescadería (f)
·fish slice   -noun   pala (f) para el pescado
·fish soup   -noun   sopa (f) de pescado
·fish stick   -noun
(United States)   croqueta (f) de pescado
·fish store   -noun
(United States)   pescadería (f)
·fish tank   -noun   acuario (m)
 
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