In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1ayudarasistir formalasistir a algn en algo formalto assist sb with / in sth — ayudar a algn en algo
- to assist sb in -ing — ayudar a algn a + inf
- a man is assisting the police with their inquiries — la policía está interrogando a un sospechoso
- she assisted them in organizing the conference — los ayudó a organizar la conferencia
1(help)ayudarto assist with / in sth — ayudar en algo
- Guidelines are presented to assist in the evaluation of allegations based on historical events.
- The difference in the instant case is that it is left to the common law to provide the answer, no statutory framework is present to assist.
- Yet, exercise professionals can assist clients by encouraging the idea that exercise is a priority.
- If you need help with your resume we have friendly knowledgeable staff available to assist.
- It is hoped that all three local councillors will be able to be present to assist in the process.
- He will be long remembered by his colleagues for untiring attention to all aspects of his work, unfailing courtesy and easy availability to assist and advise.
- Filtering software and technologies can assist, but not replace parental supervision.
- A number of organizations and support groups can assist you in your fight against obesity.
- No subtitles are present to assist, although they would be welcome when the Australian accents are prevalent.
- Rainbows is a peers support programme to assist children or adults who are grieving a death or separation.
- I [i.e. Mr Jones] told him to leave the day-to-day management of [the appellant] to the other members of the board and I would be available to assist when necessary.
- The summary is presented to assist in understanding the financial statements.
- She has also assisted at blood donor sessions in the town, and only stopped doing that in March.
- Set up a computer that can be used for editing, and let users know when you (or someone who is familiar with the software) are available to assist.
- Sometimes an official may be present to interpret and assist, but the onus still is on the player.
- From earliest times Government services have therefore been made available to assist independently warring industrial parties.
- For large groups we ask for some notice so that enough staff members are available to assist.
- He's been out there and up all night assisting under the leadership of the Coast Guard and Suffolk County Police.
- She also very graciously assisted in the awards presentation that was done around the pool on the Saturday evening.
- The leaflet says: ‘We need to form a new committee and require other helpers to assist in organising and running events that you want.’
2formal(be present)asistirto assist at sth — asistir a algo
2US(contributory achievement)contribución feminine
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