In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(person) preocupado(look) de preocupaciónto be concerned about/for sb/sth — estar preocupado por algn/algo
- they're concerned about his health — están preocupados por su salud
- she's not in the least concerned — no está nada preocupada
- I'm concerned for the children — me preocupan los niños
- you don't seem in the least concerned that … — no parece preocuparte en lo más mínimo que …
- he seemed very concerned to make it clear that … — parecía muy preocupado por dejar en claro que …
- People are always concerned about cooler temperatures while transporting food.
- Linda is more concerned about the impact of port wine on health.
- Everyone is all concerned about what will happen to the stock market if Microsoft get broken up.
- I encourage all concerned locals to support them at Lismore railway station this Sunday.
- He was always concerned about whether people would like his performance.
- It is thus fair to say the average person is really concerned about the revenue aspects of the budget.
- In a quiet voice she explained that they were all concerned about what was going on.
- They were all concerned for us and thankful that we were doing what needed to be done.
- But even if most concerned persons agree on what the problems are, they often disagree on the solutions.
- For one thing, they were all concerned about possible environmental impacts of the proposals.
- It is particularly concerned about feminist ideologies which assert that men and women are fundamentally the same.
- She also claimed women were scared into being overly concerned about ageing by cosmetic companies.
- People are rightly concerned about whether we are safe from attack.
- Both were becoming increasingly concerned about their safety.
- I am gravely concerned about the lack of protection for our main water supply catchment at Rocky Creek Dam.
- Some people say the NDM upstaged us but we're not concerned about these things.
- I know people are concerned about the possibility of a ‘bird flu pandemic’.
- So, this is a very, very serious situation that I'm very concerned about.
- She was equally concerned about the words, punctuation, music and dialogue.
- Are the rich countries not concerned about people dying of disease in the poor countries?
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