In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(word/title) abreviar(account) resumir
- I've got to agree with her about people abbreviating words when sending text messages.
- If you're registered with a username longer than five or six letters, it kindly abbreviates the name for this tab (said tab being a fixed width on screen, obviously).
- ‘You are so used to abbreviating things, you just start doing it unconsciously on schoolwork and reports and other things,’ said a student in New Jersey.
- Around this time she met the famous photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson and abbreviated her name to Dora Maar.
- The name is usually abbreviated to poliomyelitis, or more commonly, polio.
- The summary that follows will be necessarily abbreviated.
- Due to the large numbers of those indicted, the court clerks eventually tired of writing the charge in full and began to abbreviate it.
- It isn't an easy read, mostly because the skinny format abbreviates names to three letters, often beyond recognition.
- Here we greatly abbreviate our summary of the book to focus on its limitations.
- In order to save typing, many people will abbreviate common words and phrases.
- Europeans abbreviate dates in reverse, and doing it wrong could invalidate your card.
- I should probably explain that that's how Krista abbreviates her full name, which is Kristine.
- When there are lots of documents to be signed, I choose to abbreviate my signature.
- I wish subtitles didn't have to abbreviate the dialogue though.
- When I'm composing my reviews, I often abbreviate the movie title, then use Microsoft Word's replace function to fill in the title in its entirety.
- Such an establishment was called a café concert or café conc’ (be careful not to abbreviate it further).
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