Ropa en Inglés: Vocabulario

En esta lección aprenderemos los diferentes tipos de Ropa en Inglés y las diferentes palabras y frases relacionadas con la ropa.

Las personas usan ropa diferente dependiendo del clima y la temperatura. Pero la ropa también puede hacer que tengas mejor aspecto. Los diferentes tipos de ropa reflejan diferentes culturas y preferencias de las personas.

 

La ropa para hombre en inglés

Estas son las prendas más comunes que usan los hombres. Se pueden usar todos los días en el trabajo, en casa o incluso haciendo ejercicio al aire libre.

 

sweater               =             suéter

shirt                      =             camisa

jeans                    =             pantalones vaqueros

gloves                  =             guantes

cap                        =             gorra

flip flops              =             Chancletas

business shoes  =             zapatos formales

singlet                  =             camiseta

suit                        =             traje

shorts                   =             pantalones cortos

cardigan             =             cardigan

jacket                   =             chaqueta

trainers                 =             zapatillas de deporte

bow tie                 =             pajarita

jumper                 =             jersey

polo shirt             =             camisa polo

long-sleeve top =             camiseta de manga larga

vest                       =             chaleco

sleeveless shirt  =             camiseta sin mangas

trench coat         =             gabardina

bathrobe            =             albornoz

cargo pants       =             pantalones tipo cargo

swimsuit             =             traje de baño

blazer                   =             chaqueta de sport

 

La ropa para mujer en inglés

Estas son las prendas más comunes que usan las mujeres. Pueden variar según el lugar o la ocasión.

top                        =             un top

waistcoat           =             chaleco

skirt                       =             falda

jeans                   =            pantalones vaqueros

dress                     =           vestido

blouse                  =           blusa

shorts                   =           pantalones cortos

chemise               =             camisa

sweat shirt         =             sudadera

trousers               =             pantalones

jumper               =             jersey

trousers               =             pantalones

t-shirt                =               camiseta

evening gown   =             vestido de noche

robe                      =             bata

night gown        =             camisón

pantyhose          =             medias

nylons                 =            medias de nylon

swim suit            =             traje de baño

rain coat             =             chubasquero

bra                        =             sostén

knickers              =             bragas

 

Ropa en inglés en plural

Estas palabras van siempre en plural en inglés, por lo que van con verbos en plural.

trousers               jeans                    shorts                   pantyhose          glasses                 sunglasses

My trousers are all worn out.

I need to buy new shorts. They are too tight for me now.

Her sunglasses look so cute.

 

Verbos relacionados con la ropa en inglés

VerbosEspañolEjemplos
to wearusarShe wore her best suit for her interview.
to undressdesnudarseMy mother undressed my baby brother.
to buttonabotonar / abrocharHe buttoned his cardigan before he went outside.
to unfastendesabrocharHe unfastened his tie before he took it off.
to zip / unzipsubir / bajar la cremalleraShe zipped up her jacket before she went out.

I can’t unzip my dress!

verbos-relacionados-ropa

Phrasal verbsEspañolSignificadoEjemplos
dress upvestirse / ponerse elegantevestirse con sus mejores galas (ropa)She enjoyed dressing up to go out.

Are you going to dress up for Guy’s party?

dress updisfrazarseponerse ropa para parecer otra personaThe children are having fun dressing up in their mother’s clothes.
put onponersevestir una prenda de ropaHe puts his shoes on before going out.

Put on your coat. We’re going out.

take offquitarquitarte alguna prenda de ropaHe took his shoes off and went to bed.
slip onponerseponerte una prenda de ropa de forma muy fácilShe slipped on her sandals when she stood up.

Molly is wearing her suit to work. She is carrying her handbag (bolso) with all the papers that she needs for her proposal.

In the morning, you put on your clothes. At night you take them off and slip on your night gown and get ready to go to bed.

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Ejercicios

Identifica las prendas de ropa en cada oración.

  1. Sheila is wearing a red cap, a yellow scarf, a blue coat, white trousers and a black pair of shoes.(cap, scarf, coat, trousers, shoes)
  1. Kim is wearing a purple sleeveless dress and white flat shoes. (sleeveless dress, shoes)
  2. Mike is wearing a black shirt, a brown belt, blue jeans and white sports shoes. (shirt, belt, jean, sports shoes)
  3. Angela is wearing an orange chemise, a black pleated skirt and black sandals. (chemise, skirt, sandals)
  4. Leo is wearing a white polo shirt, green cargo pants and white flip flops. (polo shirt, cargo pants, flip flops)
  5. Mary is wearing a pink hat, red sunglasses, yellow scarf, a white sweatshirt, blue shorts and a white pair of sandals. (hat, sunglasses, scarf, sweatshirt, shorts, sandals)
  6. John is wearing a white shirt, a black blazer, a red bow tie, black trousers and brown business shoes. (shirt, blazer, bow tie, trousers, business shoes)
  7. Mel is wearing a white jumper, an orange coat, peach pantyhose, a white skirt and block high-heeled shoes. (jumper, coat, pantyhose, skirt, shoes)

 

Pon estas palabras en la columna correcta.

chemise      pantyhose          cargo pants       blazer                   bow tie                jumper

tie  night gown         bra                         blouse                  coat       trainers                 swimsuit

 

 

MenWomenBoth men and women
cargo pantschemisejumper
blazerpantyhosecoat
bow tienight gowntrainers
tiebraswimsuit
blouse

 

Ejercicio de comunicación

  1. What type of clothes do you wear when you go to work?
  2. What type of clothes do you wear when you go to bed?
  3. How do you choose what type of clothes to wear if you’re inside the house only?
  4. What do men and women normally wear to wedding or other special occasions in your country?
  5. Describe the most comfortable outfit you always wear when you go out with your friends.