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Tarta

Léxico relacionado con los postres I

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 10/28/2003
Word: Tarta
(TAR-ta), sustantivo femenino
English: cake
Etymology: Del francés tarte
Meaning: Pastel grande de forma generalmente redonda, relleno de frutas, crema... etc.; también se hace de bizcocho, pasta de almendra y otras clases de masa homogénea.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con los postres I
Example:

“...Es ingenuo pretender que a la primera brizna de canela en la tarta de manzana, se encabrite la líbido...”

Isabel Allende, Afrodita, p. 73, Ed Plaza y Janés

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