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(horse-drawn carriage)coche (de caballos) masculinecarruaje masculinecoach and four — coche tirado por cuatro caballos
- state coach — carroza
- to drive a coach and horses through sth — saltarse algo a la torera
- before noun coach box — pescante
- coach horse — caballo de tiro
- Here the traffic consisted not of coaches and carriages but of wagons and hand-carts.
- It was a wonderful sight to see because many of the guests arrived in horse-drawn coaches and carriages.
- The horse-drawn coaches were rough and uncomfortable transport.
- Horse-drawn coaches for hire in nineteenth-century Paris were also painted yellow.
- Horse-drawn coach rides throughout town are also a popular activity for tourists.
- Me. Who set all of the horses free when the coach house caught fire?
- At the turn of the 20th century, he became landlord of the nearby Coach and Horses and ran a livery business from there with horse-drawn coaches and traps for hire.
- Horse-drawn coaches heading for Scotland have been replaced by commuters on the A1, which is right on the doorstep.
- I was once in the crowd that greeted him when he drew up in a horse-drawn coach.
- We reckon the rent on the coach house would be €700 a week.
- A large coach house situated to the rear of the house provides excellent opportunities.
- Memorable events include the angel parade at the city hall and tours by horse-drawn coaches.
- Occasionally a big coach drawn by four horses would come up the drive and pass around by me, this made me very happy.
- But the six horses pulling the coach continued to accelerate rapidly, and the boy could not keep up for long.
- Think of Cinderella's coach turning into a pumpkin, and the Grimms' tale of Hansel and Gretel about to be devoured by a witch.
- In the 1670's, the city's Corporation received complaints about the traffic congestion caused by hackney coaches.
1.2British (bus)autobús masculineautocar masculine Spainpullman masculine Southern Coneómnibus masculine River Platemicro masculine Argentinabefore noun coach driver — conductor de autobús (/ autocar etc. ) masculine
- coach operator — operador de autobuses (/ autocar etc. )
- coach park — aparcamiento de autobuses
- coach party — grupo que viaja en autobús (/ autocar etc. )
- Another member of the congregation is believed to have been on the coach trip.
- We will have to hire a huge number of coaches to replace the services on the closed stretch of track.
- They travel to Philadelphia for a plane to Boston where they will get on a coach for the four-hour journey to the resort.
- She was allowed to sit at the front on the coach journey home, on her own, with the rest of the class huddled together in the back three rows.
- But the six-month trip was cruelly cut short when thieves broke into a tour coach and stole all her possessions - forcing her to return home.
- A local woman's car was in collision with the front of the coach and she was trapped.
- I went on a coach trip years ago and had a great time, so I knew the idea could work.
- A coach load of friends from Manchester is expected to travel south for the funeral.
- The coach trip to the Lake district and Scotland is now completely booked out.
- In Mr Smith's letter he pointed out that many well-known coach tour operators were passing through Sligo without stopping.
- If the system works it could lead to early warning systems being installed in coaches, lorries and cars.
- On the return journey the coach driver took the group through the city of Luxembourg, a first visit for many.
- Instead, we booked a nine-hour coach journey into Dallas, Texas, where we would stay for a couple of days, before moving down to Austin.
- After checking into our hotel in Edinburgh we had a coach journey to the wedding that was going to take us nearly two hours.
- I think the only time I've ever been to Birmingham was on an evening coach journey for a school theatre trip, probably twenty years ago.
- Oh, and some foolish coach driver forgot 46 passengers on the Terminal yesterday.
- The new ruling has infuriated coach drivers, who now have nowhere to park.
- Chester and York attract coach loads of visitors with their Roman walls and artefacts.
- There are fewer bookings from coach tour operators, particularly from the US.
- The emerging dawn had been a wonderful sight and the traffic free roads and ease with which we ambled along in our luxury coach made the journey really pleasant.
2.1vagón de tercera (clase) masculine US(fare/passenger) de tercerato go coach — viajar en tercera
- On bigger jets, that can mean as few as two attendants in coach class trying to sell food to more than 100 passengers.
- Sale fares are available daily for Envoy class, but only between Monday and Thursday for coach class.
- I think Frank and I are going to go exploring a bit and try to find Molly in coach.
- This trip was in the planning stages for a long time. I wanted to make the trip alone in coach class.
- Unfortunately, airline policies usually do not mandate hourly beverage service in coach class.
- With the new configuration, the aircraft will have 24 seats in first class and 192 in coach.
- There were three seats on each side of the plane in coach.
- The airline will still serve free beverages in coach class, according to The Associated Press.
- There's a reason those economy seats are uncomfortable: If it seems like the seat cushions in coach class are worn out, it's not your imagination.
- They sat down together in the front of coach class.
- Then the airlines turn around and sell the coach seat I just vacated to another passenger.
- If spacious first class is too pricey, request the first row of coach class.
- Under the latter option, the eight coupons include six coach class and two business class tickets.
- It is the only major carrier to continue offering free meals in coach class on all flights after other airlines suspended meal service or started selling snacks as a way to cut costs.
- All of Southwest's seats are coach, and seating is first-come, first-serve.
- I was not sure if they ever got to seat any coach passengers who wanted dinner in the diner.
- He offered us a seat in coach with a refund of our sleeping car fee, but we were not interested in that.
- Our train consists of six coach class cars, a cafe car, and one business class car.
- No need for extra coaches or extra trains, just wedge more passengers in to the existing carriages.
- After his marriage in 1897 he worked as a painter of railway coaches, as a tinter of photographs, and as a house painter.
- So, why haven't the railways upgraded their coaches?
- Heritage railways are keen for visitors to have parties or reserve coaches for corporate entertainment.
- Police were called to Waterloo station after passengers on the train from Paris heard a knocking sound in compartments underneath the coaches.
- The new design also means better lighting, quieter coaches and better suspension, giving a superior ride.
- Once aboard 93, we observed that there were plenty of empty seats in the coaches towards the front.
- For five days we made our way across country in a railway coach that, for some reason, seemed to have square wheels.
- I haven't been able to get a look at the number of coaches or locomotives yet.
- This inconvenienced the passengers, who couldn't even move around to buy tickets or board railway coaches.
- The train was packed, although it appeared everyone was being placed into one or two coaches.
- She enjoyed riding in a railway coach behind the smoking engine and remembers that she even thought she would like to be engine driver when she was older.
- After we strolled up to one of the coaches, a conductor glanced at our boarding passes and gave us our seat numbers.
- We were not running heavy at all, as there were plenty of empty seats in all of the coaches.
- Meanwhile, the company will be adding extra coaches to its trains to help regional travellers heading to the races.
- Chuckling, the gentleman opened the door leading from the reserved coach to the sleeping compartments beyond.
- One of the coaches would be carrying only New York City-bound passengers.
- To relieve this problem, the rail companies will need to run more frequent services or increase the number of coaches on their trains.
- The crew had already said their goodnights and shut off most of the lights in the coaches.
- But the locomotive and coaches were not affected and all passengers would have noticed was the train coming to a normal stop.
- It would get even later as they had to board the groups of children in the front two coaches.
- Two other coaches on the railway have been obtained from Hungary.
1(team manager)entrenador masculineentrenadora femininedirector técnico masculine Latin Americadirectora técnica feminine Latin America
- He said his executive used trained coaches and referees to educate sports teachers in schools as a way of broadening participation in youth programmes.
- So what, you ask, does a college basketball coach know about the state of college football?
- So you want to be a college basketball coach?
- It's no secret that inner-city coaches in any sport have one of the toughest jobs in all of high school athletics.
- Head football coaches are often hired without regard to specific criteria or clearly stated qualifications.
- Either the football coach or an athletic trainer initiated the injury report.
- They hired a football coach who had been at a big school, but had a mediocre record.
- Jenny now works as an assistant women's coach at the University of Oklahoma.
- His mother Judy, the former national tennis coach, chaperones him to tournaments and does his washing.
- "Being a national team coach is a tough job.
- We worked in a recreational center as coaches, teaching little kids how to play basketball.
- Nominations for the program must be submitted via each swimmer's club coach.
- There are current football coaches who have been doing their jobs longer than he has.
- A US women's basketball coach says that she has unconditional love for the players.
- But, ironically, so many football coaches do deeply believe that the toughest sport teaches virtues.
- Children will be coached by top level coaches in each sport.
- The basketball coach or the music teacher needs no convincing regarding the value of drill and practice on fundamental skills.
- Each age group is run by a qualified rugby coach, but parents are encouraged to lend a hand.
2(tutor)profesor particular masculineprofesora particular feminine
- In later years she was a coach and teacher, as well as a stager of ballets.
- K. C. refused to look at the notes and did only the portion where she studied with her coach and later practiced the words in sentences.
- His wife, Kelly, keeps busy as an English teacher and coach at Oakdale High School.
- If the money was going for reading coaches in elementary schools, I might have been less likely to vote against it.
- Margaret Thatcher covered her status as a woman when she trained with a voice coach to lower the timbre of her voice.
- Much of my success in 1998 came from the lessons and training program my coach provided me.
- She said having a private coach has been a real benefit.
- Money apparently can't buy you love or a decent acting coach.
- The concert was great, a wind band like they have in the schools but made up of adults many of whom are coaches and teachers.
- When it comes to reading, parents should think of themselves more as coaches than teachers.
- I have borrowed these tools from writers and editors, from authors of books on writing, and from teachers and writing coaches.
- Nature, of course, is improved upon by a phalanx of speech coaches, tutors, finishing lessons, cosmetics specialists and designers.
- Voice coach Sonia has trained some of the north west's top singers.
- I was thinking about how to prepare and hired a private coach.
- A coach is trained to pick up nuances that others miss.
1(player/team) entrenar(singer/student/pupil) preparar(student/singer/pupil) darle clases ato coach sb for an exam — preparar a algn para un examen
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