In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in an activity) compañero masculino(in an activity) compañera femenino(in dancing, tennis) pareja femeninothe two countries are trading / trade partners — los dos países mantienen relaciones comerciales
- It also helps a lot that I've played with Kenny Jonsson; this is our third season together as defense partners.
- Giggs began the game as his notional partner and when Ferguson finally decided to switch him back to the wing, it was too late.
- He can play some defense, hit an occasional open jumper and provide Jordan a good partner for card games on team flights.
- One or more partners must assume business risks and purchase considerable insurance to protect the business.
- This should be included in a partnership agreement and thought should be given to whom your partners are.
- I sat down at my lab counter where my chemistry lab partner was already sitting and guess who it was?
- The limited partners are only liable to the extent of the assets they've contributed.
- The rules of play and scoring are exactly as in the individual game, but partners combine their scores.
- But he acknowledged that each partner shared in the profits of the whole firm.
- I got to dance with all three of my dancing partners.
- Or I could point out that I have had any number of law partners with whom I have violently disagreed about politics.
- Instead, the courts should be given the power to order the buy-out of a partner's share, as happens in company law.
- If you do not have the training partners or full-time coaching and the medical back-up you need, it is virtually impossible.
- John loved to play cards and enjoyed many a good game with his playing partners on a Sunday night.
- I tried changing dancing partners but he kept coming back.
- He gets the team's undivided attention, but, for instance, he doesn't have a teammate as a drafting partner.
- Gretchen swallowed her sigh of disappointment and looked at her dancing partner.
- Going into the quarterfinals game against my partner, Paul Gauthier, was tough.
- Thailand and Germany are also strategic trading partners.
- The two are former Seahawks teammates and partners in a human resource company.
- She stressed that it was a game played with a partner, so communication skills and co-operation were vital.
- It transpired that the two signatures on the card were those of his first-day playing partners, both of whom had signed it by mistake.
- The beauty of the four-player game becomes apparent when partners work together.
- Each member state contributes money into the European research pot and it's then up to our researchers to bid for support (always with partners from other member states).
- He is the perfect partner, a consummate dancer that complements, supports and enhances his dancing partner.
- They had chosen their own lab partners, and they had picked each other.
- We are all equal partners in the business but with no nominated managing director.
- It is important to note that most of this new flexibility relates almost exclusively to individuals who are self-employed, sole traders or partners / directors of firms.
- She nodded, smiling as well as I led her to the dance floor while the other three obtained their own dancing partners.
- People turned from their dancing partners and glared at me.
- Often they have a local partner and some profit sharing arrangement.
- Like these shareholders, partners remain personally liable for any personally negligent acts.
- If you know any guys that want a ballroom dancing partner, tell me!
- Even though he's searching for partners to share the financial risk, it's uncertain whether he'll find takers.
- I'm a junior partner at a law firm specializing in mergers and acquisitions.
- Those people already working as partners in Irish accounting firms confirm that if you have what it takes to make it to the top, you will reap the rewards.
- Maybe I've found my partner in crime.
- We acquired the rest or ran certain companies together with partners.
- Her dance partner didn't seem to take it too seriously, and laughed.
- Dance partners did not do this to one another.
2Comerciosocio masculinosocia femeninosenior/junior partner — socio principal/comanditario
- partners in crime — compinches
3(in personal relationship)pareja femeninocompañero masculinocompañera femeninomarriage partner — esposo masculino
- Maybe you're afraid you weren't a good parent, partner, or friend.
- Should you have a child if your partner isn't willing?
- These ten have been chosen either for their ability to embarrass their partners while still together or for making life difficult after breaking up.
- Even though they eventually married different partners, they stayed in touch.
- He said home-based machines were difficult to operate and patients had to rely heavily on partners or family members for help with dialysis.
- It is also asking for pensions for part-time firefighters, who are currently excluded, and wants normal widows and widower benefits made available to unmarried partners.
- There will rarely be problems for a legal spouse in a new country - but unmarried partners may both have to apply.
- Effective June 30, 2004, common-law spouses now have the same rights and obligations as married partners.
- All Salmon and Trout Club members and their partners are very welcome.
- She agreed that the couple were equal partners and that she could take care of herself.
- I do not appreciate members' partners or spouses being brought into this argument.
- When you (or the surviving partner of a couple) die, the house is sold and the amount borrowed repaid.
- One partner of a same-sex couple could well take this approach.
- It is pleasing that unmarried partners will now receive the same as married partners.
- Egg donation is another method of infertility treatment, used when the female partner of a couple is unable to produce her own viable eggs.
- All past members and their partners are invited to attend.
- Each had been barred from living in married student housing with her respective partner because neither couple is married.
- Roughly one of four couples consists of unmarried partners.
- At first local children had been welcoming, but they had started taking advantage of West and his partner until the couple had discouraged any more visits.
- A recurrent scenario is the long-term relationship of a late-twenties couple where the two partners have differing expectations.
- Only three of them appear in their own right, and a further 22 appear with their partners or members of their family.
1(act as partner to)he partnered Moira — jugó (or bailó etc.) en pareja con Moira
- we are being partnered by a French firm in this enterprise — esta empresa la llevaremos a cabo conjuntamente / en asociación con una compañía francesa
2(pair)to partner sb with sb — poner a algn con algn (como pareja)
- Dan Gordon had a greater influence on game once he partnered Gregory McCartan in midfield.
- In other circumstances I would say he needed to be slightly taller to adequately partner this ballerina.
- With Chris Conway drafted to partner James Conway in a bid to break the Blues midfield stranglehold, they fired.
- John Galvin also starts for the first time this season and will partner John Quane in midfield in the absence of the suspended Jason Stokes.
- The Australia-theme evening includes a dinner with a pair of Australian wines to partner each course, followed by an auction of promises.
- Our decision, therefore, has been to partner the company.
- We do make sure certain standards are lived up to by all the manufacturers of all the various different companies that are partnered with us.
- Here men dance with men, women partner women, and anyone can lead or follow.
- Banks and government must effectively partner farmers' groups who perform.
- I cannot imagine they will find many other mobile phone companies to partner them in the future.
- The problem for Hughes is he has yet to find a suitable accomplice to partner the veteran goal-poacher up front.
- Alan Reilly played up front with young Gavin Phelan with David Breen returning to partner Willie Byrne at the back.
- With that Jamie led her onto the floor, and proceeded to partner her for several dances.
- He partnered several ballerinas successfully, most of all Patricia McBride.
- And even though they weren't partnered together, they were practically inseparable.
- He is also keen to develop gaming on board and says companies are queuing up to partner the airline on this initiative.
- This time she had the support of Majorie Elvidge at lead, as Mavis Puckering, who had partnered Wilson for the last two years, was unable to play.
- By that time he expects to be partnered by a major mining company to fund the expensive process of gold extraction.
- The daughter of Blue Ocean was partnered by Michael Hussey and led with over a furlong to go to beat the newcomer, Fancy.
- Gavin Clinch will again partner Steve Blakeley at half back and the pack is also likely to be unchanged.
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