In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(preocupación)worryuna serie de inquietudes relacionadas con la ecología — a series of ecology-related worries / concerns
- existe gran inquietud por el futuro de los astilleros — there is a great deal of anxiety / concern over the future of the shipyards
- la creciente inquietud por su estado — the increasing worry / anxiety / uneasiness over its state
2(interés)es una persona sin inquietudes — she has no interest in anything
- la inquietud filosófica del poeta — the poet's philosophical preoccupations
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As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.