In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(authorize)conferirle poderes aotorgarle poderes aempoderarshe is empowered to sign the contract on my behalf — está autorizada a / para firmar el contrato en mi nombre
- The U.N. has never established a court empowered to do so.
- Local officials were empowered to impose curfews in 38 towns and cities.
- All uniformed Metro offices are empowered to issue traffic fines.
- Thus the organization is empowered to issue punishment if it determines rules were violated.
- There is a reason why the police are the only ones empowered to deal with moving traffic offences.
- Current legislation empowers the Financial Supervision Commission to sanction banks that use misleading advertisements.
- Of course, that cannot begin until the board is established and empowered to act.
- Article 19 of that law empowered the president to name the commander in chief.
- New cabinet members are not legally empowered because they have not been officially appointed yet.
- The reason is that these are private schools and the Education Act does not empower the Minister of Education to control such schools.
- Smith was also empowered to make arrangements for a mass meeting, but action was delayed until the following month.
- At present, however, conservation districts simply are not empowered to deal with drainage.
- The police are empowered to investigate crime, search for evidence, arrest suspected offenders and question them.
- The Director of Public Prosecutions is the only person empowered to grant immunity.
2Política Sociologíato empower sb/oneself — investir de poder a algn/investirse de poder
- Think of how much more empowered young people would be if schools discussed and analyzed what marketing really accomplishes.
- Giving more powers to the local bodies means empowering the local people.
- Separation is not psychologically satisfying or emotionally empowering for some individuals.
- Newly empowered consumers can appropriate and manipulate the brand in whatever way they want.
- In this area, as in many, technology is empowering the little guy.
- Television has certainly begun to show women as far more empowered citizens than they were in the 1950s.
- Second, most managers were committed to empowering the teams and allowing the teams to do their jobs with little or no interference.
- I believe that a truly empowered woman would give birth without assistance.
- Successful individuals know how to empower people because the higher you are in a leadership position, the less you can afford to micromanage the efforts of people.
- In either case, the Web does not seem to have empowered local individuals.
- Only then can patients be fully empowered, and with that power comes self responsibility.
- He has actually empowered women much more than other Zen teachers in Korea.
- Her ultimate ambition is to empower and enable people through educational achievement.
- ‘The power of an organisation cannot be fully realised unless you empower people and allow them to be the best that they can be,’ he said.
- An economically empowered community may be able thereafter to access other health services.
- Global health institutions can also empower individuals and groups in national and global forums.
- And so empowering people, giving them choices, is what this is about.
- Afrikaner women were newly empowered by more extensive literacy and the franchise.
- Do you think consumer laws have empowered the patients'?
- He delegates well and empowers the people who work for him.
- The licensing agreements they advocate empower consumers, instead of limiting their rights.
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