In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(label)etiqueta femeninoname tag — etiqueta de identificación
- It fits around your dog's neck and carries its identification and inoculation tags.
- She cleared her throat and leaned forward slightly peering at the name tag attached to his bright orange monitor vest.
- Everyone who came wore a name tag indicating one thing they wanted to swap.
- Use inexpensive white office labels as gift tags.
- He noticed he was an intern at the hospital by his scrubs and the tag on his shirt labeling him as such.
- The gang is targeting pedigree dogs who have tags with their name and telephone numbers.
- This means six thousand faces must be photographed and six thousand identification tags created.
- He reached into the box and held up a braided metal necklace with a tag attached to it.
- Ethan, the class ‘eccentric,’ decided to cut all the labels and tags from his clothing and sew them onto a T-shirt.
- Three groups of 20 calves found with suspect identifications or without tags over the past three days are the focus of the investigation.
- The specimens were not permanently marked, but instead bore paper tags attached with string loops.
- Today she was sorting the spices cabinet in alphabetical order, having run out of labels and tags to cut off things.
- An identification tag is your pet's best protection if you and your pet become separated.
- Each pot was labeled with a galvanized tag and watered daily.
- Your agent will probably be able to help with the relevant safety certificates, and checking the furnishings is a case of looking for the relevant labels and tags.
- There have been complaints from the public about some metro police officers not having name tags identifying them.
- He wore a plastic tag around his neck identifying him as an employee of a company called Dyncorp.
- You notice this is the same man who appeared when you wantonly ripped the tag off the mattress.
- All pets should have collars and tags with easily visible identification.
- While you're untying, remove any labels or tags that are still attached.
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- While you're rewriting your title and description tags, don't forget the keywords meta tag.
- As anyone with a collection of songs on their computer knows, the information contained in the information tags isn't always perfect.
- HTML was invented with the specific purpose of providing a universal set of tags for displaying of information.
- In XML, the tags describe the structure and the meaning of the data.
- The XML tags describe the content, unlike HTML, which presents and formats information.
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- Tail numbers, which start with the letter ‘N’ are to aircraft what license tags are to automobiles.
- He was also charged with hunting without a valid licence and with using licence tags belonging to his wife, and a juvenile.
- A single person also has what Paul calls worldly responsibilities - paying bills, getting the car tag, going to work.
- But somehow after the holiday there were a lot of things that I needed to get sorted, bills to pay, my car's licence tag to renew, emails to read and reply to… so very little got done.
- If you do, they'll know it somehow, and it would be wise to keep an eye out for big guys with shaved heads wearing trench coats and driving big black cars with Georgia tags.
- As it turned out I could read the licence tags at the specified distance.
- It's important for a dealer to be service oriented, helping buyers get vehicle tags and sign up for car insurance.
- In this case, the defendant was driving a car with stolen tags and the license plate light out.
- She drove more slowly now, careful to look in the parked cars for anyone who might be watching, checking the tags for a government plate.
- And for extra security, I exchanged the tags on Pearson's car for those of an identical vehicle parked in the long term stay at Miami airport.
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1to play tag — jugar a la roña México
- After school I raced in Dara Park with Lisa and Charvella, playing freeze tag and other games years too young for me.
- A memory of running around with Ewen as children, playing tag and wrestling each other to the ground with peals of laughter, flashed through her mind.
- Clements's favorite is the most venerable game of all: tag.
- They walked down the street, which still had children playing tag, softball, and other games.
- Speed frequently determines who is safe or out, who is caught during games of tag, or who will win the race.
- They spent the next hour riding the waves and finished with a quick game of tag.
- Ballgames, bikes, scooters and a seeming unending game of tag keep the decibels up.
- There was an elderly woman who sat on a small chair, close to the entrance of her tiny wooden house as she watched her two grandchildren run around the road, enjoying their little game of tag.
- It was like tag; she was chasing, and our server was losing.
- But not many came this way it was to far out from any forms or life but the sand crabs that were running around, it looked like they were playing a child's game of tag.
- Children played a lively game of tag around his legs.
- They were walking until they got so bored they decided to start a game of tag.
- A game of tag is a great way to get children to practice both running and dodging.
- Humming to himself, he continued his game of tag and having the time of his life.
- There were children running around, laughing and chasing each other in a game that looked like tag.
- The girls stopped spinning and began chasing each other in an impromptu game of freeze tag.
- We were running around in the backyard after a shower and mother told us to go play off some of our energy, so we walked out of our house in Malibu and immediately shot into a run for a game of tag.
- The joys were in simple games - hopscotch, hide-and-go-seek, tag, etc.
- One day, we were out running around, playing tag.
- Today the coach decided she would treat us by having us play a game of flag tag.
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