In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(production, creation)a book about the making of the TV series — un libro que trata de cómo se hizo la serie de televisión
- the encyclopedia has been nine years in the making — la enciclopedia ha tardado nueve años en compilarse
- the opportunity to see a star in the making — la oportunidad de ver a una estrella en ciernes
- a revolution in the making — una revolución en gestación
- this is history in the making — esto va a pasar a la historia
- her problems are of her own making — ella se crea sus propios problemas
- the solution must be of your own making — la solución tiene que salir de usted (mismo)
- they are involved in problems not of their making — están metidos en problemas de los que no son responsables
- The applicant contends that he did not authorise the making of those consent orders.
- For example, we developed every major innovation in the iron and steel making process.
- Should children not be involved in the actual making of those films?
- But Parker and Stone confirm the actual making of the film has been laborious and exhausting.
- Mr Goldberg accepts in those circumstances that Mr Brannigan orally authorised the making of the application.
- The essence of these reforms is to further promote and facilitate the making of agreements at the workplace level.
- They research for biographical, theoretical and historical points of decision makings and portray an unusual life between philosophy and revolt.
- Moreover, actual decision making was more complex than simply one drug and its attendant cluster of factors.
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