ncountable or uncountable/numerable o no numerable
- ballpoint (pen) bolígrafo (m), esfero(gráfico) (m) (Colombia) , pluma (feminine) atómica (Mexico/México) , birome (feminine) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) , lápiz (masculine) de pasta (Chile)More example sentences
- When I left for pastures new, I had literally a couple of dozen pencils, disposable ballpoints, marker pens, and highlighters stashed in my top drawer.
- Parker, Sheaffer and Waterman, capture the smaller upscale markets of fountain pens and expensive ballpoints.
- Secretaries had to write with proper pens, not ballpoints.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.