In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(explain, make clear)(situation/statement/reasons) aclarar
- To clarify how this can work, let's briefly look at an example.
- Now the calls for the President to clarify the matter have begun to grow.
- Further careful epidemiological research is needed to clarify who benefits most from such treatment.
- There are some important issues that need to be clarified at the outset.
- And I want to quickly clarify two things I've just heard.
- A statement clarifying the situation is expected to be issued today.
- These letters raise fundamental political issues that need to be discussed and clarified.
- We have now clarified that there was a typo in the press release.
- What I have sought to do is clarify the role of the Advisory Council.
- Would someone in the Government clarify who is at fault and who is not?
- The bill also clarifies the relationship between archives legislation and the Official Information Act.
- I occasionally had to ask him to either repeat himself or clarify his comments.
- A further amendment clarifies when public records need to be created.
- Further investigation would be required to more fully clarify this matter.
- But the rules changed several times, and he did not clarify which set he relied on.
- Could you please clarify which of these days it is?
- The bill also clarifies the position for employees who are sick or bereaved on a public holiday.
- I hope that clarifies the situation for members.
- A further consultation was required to clarify the situation and restore trust.
- She was not available for comment, or to clarify the exact circumstances surrounding the case.
- Clarifying butter removes the water and milk solids, leaving pure butterfat.
- The cooked and clarified butter is then spooned off to avoid disturbing the milk solids on the bottom of the pan.
- Ghee, which is clarified butter, is another commonly used recipe item and is often used for frying.
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