In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(hint, indication)pista femeninoto give sb a clue — darle una pista a algn
- her diary may provide a clue to her whereabouts — su diario puede dar una pista acerca de su paradero
- The site does not publish contact details for the creators or reveal any other clues to the identity of the organisation.
- A trawl of all her friends has revealed no clues as to where she has gone.
- She could feel his gaze on her, watching her, searching her for a clue to her earlier behaviour.
- This was the only clue to his past that he could think of, a watch that he had worn since he could remember.
- She looked at the other woman, searching the tatters of her memory for a clue to the stranger's identity, but there were none.
- Layers within the ice caps could someday reveal clues to Mars's climactic history.
- This deserves investigation as a clue to early developmental influences on asthma.
- Every item people leave around the house is assumed to be a clue to what sort of person they are.
- She looked around the room, searching for a clue to the whereabouts of this person.
- The title of his exhibition provides a clue to the meaning of his work.
- Scientists think the findings may provide a clue to why moderate alcohol consumption is good for the heart.
- She stared at the little card looking for clues that would reveal the identity of the sender.
- But it also gives a clue to why there is such a paucity of women at the top in car sales.
- I looked back at her, searching her face for a clue to her sudden distress.
- Examining her eyes for thyroid associated ophthalmopathy may give a clue to the underlying cause.
- Could it be a clue to how the Ancient Greeks produced those massive bronze statues?
- Painstaking scientific analysis of the picture has now revealed crucial clues about the image.
- The stunning cover of this mysterious novel provides a clue to its structure.
- His account of Defoe's popular success is a clue to his own writerly ambitions.
- Some harsh economic facts, meanwhile, provide sufficient clues to the state of affairs.
2(in crosswords)clave femenino
- This is as near as anyone gets to talking in crossword clues.
- Here are twenty cryptic clues, the answers to which are the numbers from one to twenty.
- I love crosswords - I love the cryptic clues and the obscure quotes from Shakespeare and all the rest.
- Cryptic clues in the crossword may be stand-alone or a combination of any of the following nine types.
- In the second round cryptic clues will be provided and a crossword puzzle will have to be cracked.
- It's not even a good pun, which, like a good crossword clue, should work on both the superficial and the cryptic levels.
- I still prefer the uncertainty and randomness of crossword clues.
- He ran the words through his mind, almost like a crossword clue.
- Players win cards and answer clues as they move round the board and try to collect all the right letters to make up their secret word.
- A crossword is just a set of blank spaces, so how did he know the clue referred to him?
- Each of the clues below spells out a different word, but can you work out what each word is?
- He also taught him the knack of solving cryptic clues in crossword puzzles.
- He would even interrupt classes to ask teachers to solve the crossword clues that he could not solve.
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