In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(poder/paz/libertad) to long for(paz/poder/libertad) to yearn forel día del tan ansiado reencuentro — the day of the long-awaited reunion
- ansiar + inf — to long to + inf
- ansía alcanzar el éxito — he yearns after / craves success
- ansiar que + subj
- ansiaba que regresara — he longed / yearned for her to return
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