In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(emotionally)emotivoconmovedorI found the film very moving — la película me emocionó mucho
- We have received a very warm welcome and have found the experience very moving.
- The resultant bug-eyed chaos is hilarious and oddly moving.
- The strong script, with moving dialogues, gets the viewer completely hooked.
- Nothing like a nice bit of moving emotional opera first thing in the morning to get you ready for the day's work ahead…
- The state funeral for Reagan was a beautiful, moving service and I'd like to just leave it at that.
- The finest of the love lyrics, quietly burning with agony and rapture, are deeply moving.
- Somehow this seemed a fitting preparation for a show which, while not easy to watch, was deeply moving.
- Around 100 people attended what was a very moving tribute to those who gave their lives to fight fascism.
- I have seen it now over one hundred times and I still find it very moving.
- It was a very moving experience to visit the War Graves Cemetery in Labuan and to complete a piece of family history after nearly 60 years.
- We'll hear her moving tribute to the man she'll always miss.
- She went ahead with it, and from all accounts, it was an extremely emotional, moving experience.
- I found their story profoundly moving, but very remote from my own experience as a sister.
- And so the commemorations were all just so much more moving than I had anticipated.
- Her classmates wrote a moving tribute too, remembering the friend they had lost.
- My feeling when I went there was that I saw very beautiful things, very moving things, very strong things.
- Shops closed for business and all operations ceased as family and colleagues gathered for the moving repatriation ceremony.
- Even with this weakness, however, it remains a unique and moving book, and one worth reading.
- I'm totally unprepared to write a heartfelt and moving post for my daughter's sixth birthday.
- It also is an emotionally moving experience for the audience.
2(in motion)(vehicle) en movimientomoving part — pieza movible / móvil feminine
- moving target — blanco móvil / en movimiento
- Digital video is converted from moving images to a stream of zeroes and ones.
- And you need to have top-flight shooting skills to zap the constantly moving targets that are your enemy.
- Over-cheesiness is avoided through a deft handling of plot and characterisation, which keeps everything moving and alive.
- A fixture is a more complex piece that is composed of moving parts that operate as a unit to perform one or several tasks.
- There is the same frustration at slow-moving traffic: the same parameters of territoriality are in operation.
- With stop motion the camera captures images not in continuous moving shots but in one single frame at a time.
- So consider this, like all other midseason lists, a snapshot of a rapidly moving picture.
- The motion of the train turns the series of pictures into a moving image.
- The work performed by a moving object in coming to rest is known as kinetic energy.
- A moving particle will carry with it the energy of its motion, which the physicists call kinetic energy.
- The only motion was made by the softly moving vapor clouds of our own breath.
- They swayed with the motion of the moving car, occasionally glancing around at the other passengers.
- Burberry has just done that, ordering a giant, gently moving mobile for its flagship Tokyo store.
- The speed and spectacle of the moving image left the painted canvas far behind.
- Most cell motion results from pressure from the moving masses of other cells.
- In 1954 a man was fined for sliding down the moving handrail.
- I do get trains occasionally, but always go first class, so it's more like being in a moving hotel and you barely notice you're travelling.
- The problem of directing fire against rapidly-moving targets still drives military technology, even in public perception.
- The moving water spins the nozzle, a motion that then helps to break up and distribute the spray.
- Attached over your baby's cot, a mobile's moving shapes and bright colours will attract your baby's gaze.
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