In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(respeto)admirationsiento gran admiración por usted/su obra — I have great admiration for you/your work
- su comportamiento es digno de admiración — his behavior is admirable
- es la admiración de propios y extraños — she is greatly admired by friends and strangers alike
2(sorpresa)amazementpara sorpresa y admiración de todos — to everyone's surprise and amazement
- no salgo de mi admiración ¡cuánto ha adelgazado! — I can't get over how much weight he's lost
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