In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to make/avoid eye contact with sb — mirar/evitar mirar a algn a los ojos
- The children start making eye contact and reaching out to other people.
- She makes eye contact with him and feels a soul-cleansing sense of self-worth.
- Students are encouraged to initiate play and make eye contact with the autistic pupils.
- We were especially impressed by the young lady who served us, with a pleasant smile and excellent eye contact.
- I looked to the teacher at the back of the class for support but as soon as we'd made eye contact she turned to look out of the window.
- Well - I never make prior eye contact with the vendor, and I never look at the goods for sale.
- If I try to make eye contact with people, then they will look back and there may be a spark of recognition, maybe not.
- Sudden realisation dawning in their eyes, they broke eye contact, looking to the ground.
- With a faked look of job satisfaction on my face, I make eye contact and smile at her.
- I wanted to avoid eye contact so I looked away, but I could see his reflection in the window.
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