In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(of house, offices)dirección femeninoseñas femeninowhat's your home address? — ¿cuál es su dirección particular?
- [ S ]home address — domicilio (particular)
- change of address — cambio de domicilio
- they're no longer at this address — ya no viven aquí
- return address — remitente
- address label — etiqueta con la dirección
- The people in the group bond in a special way, and addresses are exchanged at the end so you can keep in touch with, or just remind yourself of, those you walked with.
- I assured her that there was plenty of information on the address and that China Post was pretty good and would no doubt get the package to me.
- They exchanged addresses and phone numbers, but neither had contacted the other.
- He gave no further details other than his address.
- The event served as a rendezvous for parents to exchange addresses for ‘further discussions’.
- After we'd exchanged numbers and addresses, Marty looked as though he was about to explode.
- The addresses and contact information of the main shops are a useful addition.
- Users are required to fill in their address and provide contact details as well as a proof of ID under the less known Aussie Patriots Act?
- Detectives established addresses and other details and passed the information to British authorities.
- Among the abusive calls and text messages being received are some claiming to have put campaigners' addresses and contact details on Combat 18's target lists.
- I believe that journalists who deny anyone else a right of privacy should have details of their addresses and private lives made freely available.
- They exchanged mailing addresses and became good friends after their chance meeting.
- But the list didn't have detailed addresses or contact information.
- His daughter, who is a police officer, has had her home address posted on the Internet.
- The display system will contain a copy of the driver's license, his address and other details.
- Paper was produced and they exchanged addresses.
- You can get more information, including addresses and links on our Web site.
- On Sunday enjoy a farewell breakfast with your new friends, it will give you a chance to exchange names and addresses with your fellow guests.
- Suddenly the whole room's just buzzing and names and addresses are being exchanged.
- Anyway we exchanged names and addresses and now I'm expecting a huge bill.
- The tags are examined and mapped back into the display memory addresses and only those rows or columns containing changed data are transferred to the data stream for display.
- Rather then knowing the various memory addresses, or offsets, needed to compromise systems, a single offset could work, Lynn said.
- The rest of the boxes are flagged with the memory address of the cache line they contain.
- Customers are also able to send photo messages to email addresses.
- It only covers personal e-mail accounts, which means it will still be legal for a company to send unsolicited commercial messages to corporate email addresses.
- The flash memory controller is used to control data access and specify an address of data storage.
- Thereby, the necessity for increasing the memory capacity can be avoided to secure empty addresses in the memory region, and furthermore, control can be simplified.
- References are made to the recipient's domain name and email address to give the message the smack of authenticity.
- Whitelists, for example, search character strings to identify legitimate e-mail addresses.
- Webmasters can now identify and block robots that harvest email addresses from their websites.
2(speech)discurso masculinoalocución femenino formal
- He now faces a new challenge of explaining his vision to the country and to the world in his second inaugural address.
- He represented the US at a major public event in Battenberg Square in honour of the anniversary and delivered an address.
- It was a competent address, cleanly delivered, but it was hardly an exercise in high octane oratory.
- He delivered a pithy address on old England sports.
- The Dalai Lama will also deliver an address to MSPs at the Scottish parliament during his tour, which begins in late May.
- The address, suited to the climate of 2002, was given by a well-known human rights activist.
- This would be her last public address as head of the woman suffrage movement.
- The trial judge and the Crown Prosecutor were both of the opinion, after all the evidence and all the addresses, that the issue was alive for the jury's consideration.
- Other CPA officials I talked to said they had no knowledge of him delivering a farewell address.
- The closing address will be delivered by the Head of the School of Business at the Waterford Institute.
- This book is made up of four addresses delivered in India between 1999 and last year, plus one other of uncertain date.
- He was at the university to deliver an address on foreign policy, after which he was asked about the embargo by a student.
- As he delivered his address, you could almost whisper the caveats.
- The quote that is allegedly from George Washington's farewell address is also a complete forgery.
- He said not only were staff members and the board of directors present, but the prime minister had delivered the feature address.
- A chapel beside the ruins of the World Trade Centre was the place chosen by New York's outgoing mayor to deliver his farewell address yesterday.
- I delivered my address to about 50 women as they ate breakfast and smiled appropriately at my remarks.
- He was there in his capacity as President of the British Association for the Advancement of Science to deliver addresses in Melbourne and in Sydney.
- He was delivering the feature address at a Lake Asphalt seminar at Cara Suites Hotel in Claxton Bay when he made the announcement.
- This article is adapted from an address delivered at the Naval War College on 8 May 2001.
literario(attention)atenciones femeninogalanterías femeninoto pay one's addresses to sb — hacerle la corte a algn
4formal(adroitness)habilidad femeninodestreza femenino
- William extricated himself from his difficulty with considerable address.
- Ten years later he conducted, with considerable address, the combined operations which led to the capture of Toulon.
- She did so with admirable address--sometimes playfully, sometimes coldly, sometimes firmly, always kindly; yet with all this tact the repeated checks made Pinder cross now and then.
- He conducted his search with considerable address, but everywhere he received the same reply.
1EEUUponerle la dirección athis letter isn't properly addressed — esta carta no lleva la dirección indicada correctamente
- the package was addressed to you — el paquete estaba dirigido a ti / venía a tu nombre
- address it to my London home — mándemela a mi casa de Londres
- The envelope was addressed to me but on the letter itself there was no welcome, no Dear Emma, nor was it signed.
- Graham wrote the card and addressed the envelope, and I pulled out my trusty little pencam.
- If you would like to receive a reply then please enclose a stamped, addressed envelope with your letters.
- She picked up her pen, finished addressing the envelope in front of her and added it to the pile of invitations to be sent out.
- I have spent the last couple of days bundling up parcels and addressing envelopes.
- The website doesn't mention whether you need to enclose a stamped, addressed envelope but best be on the safe side.
- Depending upon the size of the mailing, consider hiring some high school kids you know to address the envelopes.
- The council believes up to 300 wrongly addressed envelopes slipped through the net.
- Now she may never see the photos or read what was in the lovingly addressed letter her grandmother had sent.
- Handwriting which is used to address the envelopes is fluent, naturally written and not disguised, according to forensic experts.
- If the quantity is manageable, have someone address the envelopes for you.
- The letter was addressed to my wife but it was meant for both of us.
- Some time later I finished my letter, put it in an envelope, sealed and addressed it.
- He received the incorrectly addressed letters due to a clerical error.
- I enclosed a stamped, addressed, envelope so they could send me a receipt for the payment.
- When you get an incorrectly addressed letter you can return it to the sender without ever seeing what's inside.
- For them, the mere thought of finding a stamp, addressing a letter, and dropping it in a mailbox is challenging.
- Please include a stamped and addressed envelope with your letter requesting an application form.
- He has contacted 150 people telling them about the application and to whom to address their letters.
- The envelope was correctly addressed and had a first class stamp.
2.1(speak to)(person) dirigirse a(assembly) pronunciar un discurso anteare you addressing me? — ¿se dirige usted a mí?
- she will address Congress — pronunciará un discurso ante el Congreso
- Just as a public debater primarily addresses the audience and not the opponent, remember that others are watching and listening.
- According to one of her two self-published booklets, Jesus appears frequently to her, addressing her as ‘My suffering soul, ‘‘My sweet petal, ‘and ‘My child ‘.’
- She was addressing delegates at the council's annual conference in Castlebar.
- In 1787 he met Mrs M'Lehose, with whom he corresponded at length in high-flown terms, addressing her as ‘Clarinda’, signing himself ‘Sylvander’.
- It could be funny and a touch mischievous - one self-regarding, supposedly glamorous female TV anchor frostily asked her to desist from addressing her as ‘ma'am’ during a live interview.
- Eric was encouraged to take the stage and address the assembled folk.
- After the lapse of some time, Sharpe rose to address the meeting, speaking in a low, soft tone, that his voice might not be heard beyond the walls of the building.
- I don't know or care who started it, but you do not address people in that manner in my classroom, in my hearing or out of it.
- Instead of being called ‘Master’ by his disciples, he is addressed as ‘Rabbi.’
- When we speak, he addresses me like a slightly harried father chivvying a child.
- They are both expected to address the assembled guests and students of the School.
- But when they are addressed as ‘honey’, ‘my child’, ‘darling’ and so on, their fondness towards her doubles.
- Because he was so often referred to in pompous tones as ‘the eminent historian and biographer’, I would sometimes address him as: ‘Dear eminence.’
- In several passages in Matthew disciples call Jesus ‘Lord’, and in six places in Luke Jesus is addressed as ‘master’, a word not found in the other gospels.
- But I yearn to know the sweetness of that first moment Jonathan addresses me as ‘wife.’
- Often, as in the US services, they are addressed as ‘chaplain’ (‘Padre’ in the British army) though they may hold a variety of commissioned ranks.
- Three groups were allowed to address the assembled students.
- In this sense, the film addresses its audience in the form of a lecture or a political broadcast, yet in a highly innovative manner.
- I really liked saying her name but she had addressed me as Mr. Taylor so maybe I thought I should keep some what of a professional air about me.
- Earlier, addressing the students, he spoke about the need to protect the environment and the hazards of pollution.
- The movement was interrupted by a monologue on the properties of water, delivered in the style of a lecturer addressing her students.
- The phone book is alphabetized by first names, and a man named Sitha Sisana would be addressed as Mr. Sitha.
- Since then, she has travelled across the world addressing anti-war conferences, meetings and rallies.
- ‘We don't address the president unless he speaks first,’ a member of the film crew had told me earlier.
- Ian addressed the assembly on behalf of the students, speaking warmly and wittily of his time in the school.
- Thank you for that magnificent speech yesterday, and it is my pleasure to ask you to address the assembled gathering.
- ‘Well, how very rude of you, young man,’ said a voice, addressing him as if he were an adolescent.
- The person obviously wasn't addressing him, but speaking to someone else.
- Despite telling them her name, they address her as Bridey or Molly.
- An Episcopal female bishop was also present, and the archbishop was criticized by conservative Catholics for addressing her as ‘Bishop.’
- As everyone in Charlottesville was addressed as ‘Mister,’ I asked: ‘Mr. Buchanan, could you give us a few suggestions about what you are looking for in this essay?’
- It took Anna a while to even get Nancy to call her by her name instead of addressing her as ‘your highness’.
- Although Okonkwo could never show emotion because that would be a sign of weakness, he was fond of Ikemefuna and the boy began addressing Okonkwo as father.
- Why doesn't she have the courage to defend her economic convictions when addressing a general audience?
- A panel of speakers will address the audience and this will be followed by a question and answer session.
- Provided the subjects were male, regardless of age, they were addressed as ‘Father’.
- Each will address the worldwide audience during the conference weekend.
- Meanwhile, Joss was scolded by her mom for addressing President Bush as ‘George’.
- Right at the top of the hour, he'll be speaking from the White House, addressing the American people and the world.
2.2to address sb as sth
- they address her as "madam" — la llaman "madam"
2.3formal (direct)(complaint/remark/question) dirigirto address sth to sb — dirigir algo a algn
- But now, it seems, one publisher, at least, has begun to address the problem.
- They should be addressing their messages to the bulk of the American public that is unaware of the consequences of US foreign policy, not to each other.
- This bill addresses second-tier application issues, such as defining the territorial scope of investment adviser law received or given in New Zealand.
- To begin addressing these social problems, international volunteers have arrived in Ethiopia.
- You should contact the estate agent and ask to whom you should address your letter of complaint.
- And that doesn't even begin to address the problem itself.
- Unable to see who had spoken I addressed my remarks to the whole crowd.
- He said he had not addressed the remark to the inspector but to someone beside him.
- Could you do with a helping hand in beginning to address these issues?
- A question we will need to address is whether we can teach and learn these skills.
- Crew resource management is used in aviation and addresses issues such as flattening the hierarchy.
- Have his policies begun to seriously address the enormous problems facing our nation?
- Another writer addressed a letter to the director of the FBI, J. Edgar Hoover, regarding civil proceedings between Baker and Walter Winchell, well-known newsman and broadcaster.
- Have the Government begun to address these problems in its recent Green paper?
- Meanwhile the doctors addressed their concerns to both the committee and the ministry.
- In addition to the scholarly work of the study, he wrote Horace's Compromise to address its findings to a broader audience.
- The report calls on the Department for Education to invest more money in refurbishment programmes and address pay levels for technicians.
- What treatment may address is his ability to control his conduct.
- Elderly people are pushed out of the way and if any remarks are addressed to them, the language is shameful.
- If he wanted to make his speech in order, he should have addressed his remarks to you, then said that the remarks he was making to you would be of interest to Maori.
- On the whole, general comments now became longer and more analytical, and they began to address difficult issues of interpretation.
- The remarks were addressed to her since she was present at the time and must have been recognised by the judge having appeared before him on earlier interlocutory applications.
- He is a director on the boards of organisations that addresses social inclusion issues at local and national levels and has a good understanding of issues faced by the socially disadvantaged.
- She looked at Rowena; a lot of her remarks were addressed to Rowena, who was the only person who reliably answered.
- But that's not the crowd that I'm addressing my remarks to.
- A typical day begins with a staff meeting, where any issues and problems are addressed.
- The good news is that we have already begun to address the problem.
- He kind of answers it, but doesn't bother looking at me or addressing his comments to me.
- How do we begin to address the issue of vandalism?
- Fortunately, recent studies have begun to address these important issues.
- Unusually, harking back to The Burns And Allen Show the key characters in Love & War directly addressed comments to the camera while others around them were oblivious to ‘the fourth wall’.
- The second half of this book, once the history has been dealt with, addresses the problems of the present, issue by issue.
- We need to gauge neighborhood support and address legitimate concerns.
- I want to address some remarks to him, and I hope he is listening to this debate.
- ‘The workers have to address their demands to the management of Tripatra directly, not Caltex,’ he said.
- I think you need to address those remarks to him.
- The second issue addresses whether techniques employed in a research or university laboratory can be transferred to a clinical setting.
- It is worth noting that he has called on protesters to address their protests to him, yet he refused to see two Gulf War veterans who wanted to hand their medals back to him.
3.1(deal with, confront)(issue/problem/question) tratar
3.2(face, aim at)(target) encarar
1(speak to)to address oneself to sb — dirigirse a algn
2formal(turn one's attention to)to address oneself to sth — abocarse a algo
- they addressed themselves to the task of … — se abocaron a la tarea de …
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