In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1la posibilidad de dialogar para llegar a un acuerdo — the possibility of holding talks in order to reach an agreement
- no he podido lograr que dialoguen como dos personas civilizadas — I haven't been able to get them to discuss it / to talk like two civilized people
- dialogar con algn — to talk to sb
- nuestro corresponsal en Nueva York ha dialogado con el artista — our correspondent in New York has talked to the artist
- el sindicato está dialogando con la patronal — the union is holding / having talks with the management
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
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