In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(transmit)(programme/news) transmitir(programme/news) emitirthe fight was broadcast live — la pelea se retransmitió en directo Spain
- That is what public service broadcasting means.
- The funeral ceremony was broadcast live on all television channels, which replaced scheduled programs with recitations from the Koran.
- It lines up a popular music star or group and has them perform before a small audience, broadcasting the event live on television.
- BBC World Service broadcasts programmes around the world in 43 languages and has a global audience of 149 million listeners.
- Ofcom will update the TV industry on its plans for regional broadcasting when it delivers the final phase of its review of public service broadcasting next month.
- The military ceremony that followed was broadcast live on Spanish television.
- A similar lawsuit has recently been launched over the issue of re - broadcasting television programs over the Internet.
- For the first time, digital satellite viewers will be able to opt into a live interactive forum as soon as a programme has been broadcast.
- Latin America's largest private university will also broadcast programmes via their internet site.
- A week of programmes recorded at this year's St Magnus Festival were broadcast on Radio 3 this week.
- NASA Television will broadcast the event live, one day after the arrival of the Expedition 7 crew aboard the Station.
- Last year's event was broadcast live on national television.
- The match was broadcast live on national television and radio.
- BBC Radio Cleveland will be broadcasting a special show live from Stockton's Kingdom of Ice.
- Both a case of better the old devil you know, as BBC staff believe both men have the keenest sense of what the BBC is or should be, to remain close to its public service broadcasting roots.
- The correspondence was regularly posted on a web site, broadcasting the ineptitude of this spammer to the world.
- So you broadcast the live episode and then went immediately on to record the second?
- The event was broadcast live on government-run television and radio stations.
- For now, she savors that special day when color faded into the background and a homecoming queen's parade was broadcast live on national television for two hours.
- Television programmes broadcast debates between pro- and anti-democracy analysts.
- The awards ceremony was broadcast live on television throughout Europe, England, and in parts of Russia.
- Again, this is probably not the place to broadcast my feelings publicly, much rather say it to you on the phone, through a text or in person.
- Sometimes we don't even have to open our mouths to broadcast our outsider status and offend the locals.
1.2(make known)(news/rumor) difundir(news/rumor) divulgardon't go broadcasting it around the office — no vayas a publicarlo por toda la oficina
2(scatter)(seeds) diseminar(seeds) sembrar a voleo
1(station) transmitir(station) emitirthe Prime Minister will broadcast to the nation — la Primera Ministra se dirigirá a la nación
1programa masculineemisión feminine formalbefore noun broadcast journalism — periodismo de radio y televisión masculine
- + plural verb broadcast media — medios de radiodifusión y teledifusión
- broadcast network — (broadcasting station) estación emisora
- broadcast news — noticias de radio y televisión
- Sometimes seeds were simply broadcast in the wind over barren areas.
- They can be broadcast or spread over lawns and ground covers, or dug or raked into soil around the root zones of trees, shrubs, and perennials.
- If these seeds are broadcast, strive for a uniform stand by sowing half the seeds in one direction, then sowing the remaining seed at a right angle to the first.
- For a natural look the first year, broadcast half the seeds over the desired area, then sow the remainder in a direction perpendicular to the first.
- Apply the carbon in a band under the plants, rather than broadcast, so that only one-quarter to one-third of the 900 pounds is needed.
- Nitrogen and potassium should not be placed in direct contact with the seed, but should be broadcast.
- On a commercial scale, some crops may require a seed-planting drill, but you can broadcast most seed and then incorporate it with a disc pulled by a tractor.
- Pregerminated seeds are broadcast by hand on the puddled soils, and some farms apply chemicals or natural herbs to control snails.
- Seeds should be broadcast in the fall or early spring in well-drained sandy soil that has been well spaded or raked.
- We broadcast 100 seeds of each of the four species in 4 m × 30 cm experimental plots.
- On conventionally prepared seedbeds, brassica seed can be broadcast and incorporated with cultipacking.
- On our farm, we broadcast the hay seed into winter wheat in late winter or early spring and let the freezing and thawing action of the soil pull the seed into the ground.
- Seed is broadcast or drilled on the pastures in late winter or early spring.
- Another satisfactory method is to broadcast the seed followed by a shallow disking or harrowing and cultipacking.
- When he does replant, he'll let the plants go to seed or, for small areas or new varieties, he'll broadcast the seed himself.
- Uniformly broadcast the seed, then repeat in a perpendicular direction.
- This may be done by broadcasting seed and depending on freezing, thawing, and cattle trampling to cover the seed.
- This year, those who drilled oats seemed to do better than those who broadcast seed.
- The seeds can also be broadcast in wide rows 8-10 inches apart.
- Drilling is recommended because it requires less seed than broadcasting and is usually more successful.
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