In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to go unpunished — quedar impune / sin castigo
- Its perpetrators must be punished because crimes unpunished generate more criminals.
- Basically, it's the idea that crime expands exponentially when small crimes go unpunished.
- There have been more serious incidents, and plenty of a similar nature, left unpunished over the past couple of seasons.
- After the war, most of the military leaders responsible for the massacre were left unpunished.
- The offence went unpunished and possession was lost and in the race to get back Nick Carter made a desperate tackle and was sin-binned.
- Each new offence he commits goes unpunished because, at eight, the boy is two years below the age of legal responsibility.
- Meanwhile, the blood traders remain unpunished, protected by local officials.
- I agree, but abolishing the death penalty wouldn't mean that we would let crimes go unpunished.
- His children would have to make sure his crimes did not go unpunished.
- Strangely, especially with what was to follow, referee Mark Clattenburg saw it but let the offence go unpunished.
- One of the largest mass rapes in our time has gone not only unpunished, to a large extent, it's been overlooked.
- If genocide goes unpunished, it will set a precedent for tomorrow's genocide.
- Sure, he should not go unpunished, but the punishment should fit the crime.
- Some fouls from Port Vale went unpunished yet, minutes later, a similar offence from a Blackpool player was branded with a booking.
- That particular offence went unpunished but Malton soon exacted retribution after a series of forward drives.
- Those who masterminded the assassination of Prime Minister Gandhi remain unpunished.
- They continued to press and could have had a second penalty when a clumsy tackle went unpunished.
- Naturally, such light-hearted shenanigans cannot go unpunished.
- It is apparent that cheating seldom goes unnoticed, nor unpunished.
- A drunkard twice found lying on the ground walked from court unpunished, after magistrates said they had little choice.
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