Lesson 1 Cognates continued

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Category 6 CIÓN

The rule to create Spanish from English
Most English words that end with TION can be made into Spanish by changing TION to CIÓN.


English Spanish
Reservation Reservación
Confirmation Confirmación
Reception Recepción
Verification Verificación
Invitation Invitación
Cancellation Cancelación
Celebration Celebración
Collection Colección
Revolution Revolución
Promotion Promoción
Nation Nación
Communication Comunicación
Conversation Conversación


Easy! There are 321 really useful words in the Ción category. You can use them instantly to communicate in Spanish.

Category 12 ATE AR

The rule to create Spanish from English
Almost all English words that end with ATE can be made into Spanish by changing ATE to AR.


English Spanish
Tolerate Tolerar
Participate Participar
Ventilate Ventilar
Vibrate Vibrar
Separate Separar
Investigate Investigar
Inflate Inflar
Graduate Graduar
Decorate Decorar
Contaminate Contaminar


There is 211 really useful words in the ATE AR category for you to use instantly to communicate in Spanish.

Category 15 IC ICO

The rule to create Spanish from English
Almost all English words that end with IC can be made into Spanish by changing IC to ICO.


English Spanish
Plastic Plástico
Traffic Tráfico
Tropic Trópico
Panic Pánico
Allergic Alérgico
Diabetic Diabético
Magic Mágico
Organic Orgánico
Romantic Romántico
Patriotic Patriótico

There is 253 really useful words in the IC ICO category.

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