In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1consumidor masculinoconsumidora femeninobefore noun consumer choice — posibilidad de opción del consumidor femenino
- consumer confidence — confianza del consumidor
- consumer credit — crédito al consumo
- consumer demand — demanda de consumo
- consumer protection — protección al consumidor
- consumer resistance — resistencia del consumidor
- the consumer society — la sociedad de consumo
- consumer spending — gasto del consumidor / de los consumidores
- consumer survey — encuesta sobre consumo
- The consumer culture demands that when we are sick we have medicines to make us well.
- Last year it undertook a detailed study of the demands of the ethical consumer.
- This dedicated troupe have done the consumer a huge service by hiking up standards.
- Trade in wildlife is driven by consumer demand, so when the buying stops, the killing will too.
- It is, of course, too early for changes in house prices to affect consumers ' daily purchases.
- The job of businessmen is to stay on guard as far as consumers ' demands are concerned.
- If the results of such trials are favourable, consumers are likely to demand this procedure.
- The analysts reckon consumer demand for laptops and notepads was behind the modest upturn.
- It found that more than half of garages were delivering low standards of service to consumers.
- On consumer demand in general, growth is coming off the boil in the major economies.
- There has also been a slowdown in service sector growth and consumer borrowing.
- What better way to express one's rights as a consumer than to purchase a useless item?
- Which is an achievement in itself in this age of appalling service given to British consumers.
- The demand for a product is the sum of the demand of individual consumers.
- You have to make every interaction with consumers personal and highly human.
- Third, almost all consumers purchase coffee on the basis of price, not on the basis of how it is produced.
- First of all, consumers will demand less of the imported goods as they now have to pay a higher price.
- The guidelines are also likely to try to cut off demand by telling consumers how to shop.
- And consumer demand is as strong now as it has been any time in the last century or two.
- If you need help with a consumer problem please contact York Consumer Advice Service.
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