- 1 1.1 [Lingüística/Linguistics] accent el acento recae en la última sílaba the stress falls on o/or the accent is on the last syllable no lleva acento it doesn't have an accent on it 1.2 (énfasis) emphasis pondremos especial acento en la enseñanza we will be putting special emphasis o/or stress on education
- 2 2.1 (deje, pronunciación) accent habla con/tiene acento francés he speaks with/he has a French accent tiene un acento raro she has a funny accent 2.2 (tono) tone con acento solemne solemnly, in a solemn tone of voice, in solemn tones [formal] de marcado acento europeo markedly European in tone o/or emphasis
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The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments.