In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(non-professional)amateura bunch of amateurs — un grupo de gente sin ninguna profesionalidad
- As an amateur, he fought 72 times, winning 60 bouts, before turning professional in 1997.
- There will be two qualifying rounds and amateurs will also be invited.
- In another key component, the band sponsored a female athlete and an amateur in each sport.
- This attitude is not just peculiar to high-handicap amateurs but is also prevalent among the top amateurs and professionals.
- This is a unique event where the top professionals race against the top amateurs and the top youth.
- He is a sports psychologist who works with many of the top pros and amateurs in the country.
- What we need are boxers that have been amateurs before turning professional.
- When we competed as amateurs in the Olympics we would practise all year for three or four events.
- When he got to England, he started as an amateur in rugby league, a version of rugby he was not familiar with.
- Professionals like to play against amateurs, but are wary of facing too many at once.
- The top amateur is recognized with a special green leader's jersey after each stage.
- Ironically, Beaumont is the amateur on this professional tour.
- Finally what also makes cycling superior is it is a sport where the amateur can experience almost the same sensations as the professional.
- So first off it was probably the top club juniors, then the top amateurs, then, I guess, guys like Faldo and Clarke.
- Yet the wonder of the tour is that even amateurs can take part.
- The professional clubs come in at the third round and this time it will be an open draw, with the amateurs not having to play away.
- They insisted they were amateurs, which somehow made it more noble.
- And for the first time there will be cash prizes for the leading players who will join forces with amateurs in the team event.
- As an amateur, Uhalt turned down football scholarship offers to pursue professional baseball.
- Last year, junior rider Kate Hart beat the professionals and the top amateurs to earn the victory.
1(not professional)(athlete/musician) amateur(competition/sport) para amateursan amateur photographer — un aficionado a la fotografía
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