La Final vs. El Final

Woodward Spanish has just posted information in their blog about the difference between la final and el final.

La final is the last and decisive match or game in a championship or contest.

Example sentence: Messi falló su tiro penal en la final de la Copa América Centenario 2016.

El final is the end or finish of something.

Example sentence: El final de temporada de Game of Thrones dejó estupefactos a los fanáticos.

Woodward Spanish includes a wonderful chart that explains the difference between la final and el final.  Click here to take a look.

Image Credits:

Lionel Messi – https://www.google.com/search?q=messi&espv=2&biw=1422&bih=615&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwi1jd2hlM7NAhVHRiYKHTe2Am4Q_AUIBygC#q=messi&tbm=isch&tbs=sur:fc&imgrc=5i0HQmVDZn3jUM%3A

Game of Thrones https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/316/18679295525_f39cc1bc70_z.jpg