In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1fotografía femeninofoto femeninoI saw her photograph in the paper — vi su fotografía en el diario
- to take a photograph (of sb/sth) — hacerle una foto / una fotografía (a algn/algo)
- To take the photographs, the camera had to be set on a long exposure, which reduced any movement to a blur.
- Thus, the protest against the Vietnam War was mobilized by images such as the photograph by Huynh Cong Ut.
- This short film trilogy brings together my thoughts on photography and photographs.
- A beaming Sam was caught on camera in the photograph published in last Saturday's Observer.
- In police custody, his solicitors came with a digital camera and took nineteen photographs of his injuries.
- At the top of the page, slightly cut off, one can see two or three other photographs which are not material.
- Away from the film and photographs, the music conjures up images of its own.
- His manipulation of press photographs and focus on celebrity anticipated Pop Art.
- Mo came round today with her digital camera and took a photograph of what will probably be my image on the publicity.
- Imagine you've never seen a photograph before; imagine cameras haven't been invented.
- I took lots of photographs, mostly on film but a handful on the digital camera to provide an immediate record.
- From time to time I get a few queries about my photographs, my camera and techniques.
- He took photographs using a telephoto lens and used binoculars to inspect the general state of the roofing and tiling.
- I raised my camera to take a photograph of this to send to Midland Mainline.
- Her recollections are intercut with her own evocative photographs and films.
- The wide space provided as border for each picture puts the focus on the photograph.
- It did not prove possible to make photographs using the antique camera itself.
- When the first photographs from his Brownie camera had come back all those years ago, he had been thrilled.
- These cameras take two photographs to cover just this sort of well known and understood radar anomaly.
- The first photograph was a picture of two boys, both looking around six years old.
1fotografiarsacarle una foto asacarle una fotografía atomarle una foto atomarle una fotografía ahacerle una foto a Españahacerle una fotografía a España
1to photograph well/badly — salir bien/mal en las fotos / fotografías
- She had an ear-to-ear gamine grin and a good figure, and photographed well.
- "Youll see that I photograph poorly," she says.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.