In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(antelación)con anticipación — in advance
- tienes que reservarlo con mucha anticipación — you have to book it a long time in advance / well in advance / in good time
- ¿con cuánta anticipación hay que sacar las entradas? — how far in advance do you have to buy the tickets?
- con varios meses de anticipación — several months in advance
2(adelanto)será necesaria la anticipación de su regreso — it will be necessary to move up his return trip EEUU
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