In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to consist of sth — constar de algo
- to consist in sth — consistir en algo
- The last few conversations we had together consisted of trying to make some kind of sense of what was happening.
- This consisted of three to five men who were all loyal to the king and hand-picked by him to serve him.
- The proposed park will consist of five ramps of various sizes and seating.
- Actually I was presenting evidence which consisted of others presenting an argument.
- The exhibition will consist of a wide range of products aimed at the construction industry.
- Two control groups consisting of ten plants in each group were included initially.
- It would have consisted of a canoe slalom course, canoe run and changing and training facilities.
- Pride of place went to an exhibit which consisted of two police-cars on top of one another.
- I'd seen the trailer which largely consisted of this end speech and was a bit disappointed.
- It usually consisted of two chickens which she roasted in the big pot oven at the open fire.
- I had my own sort of set prayer, consisting of six words that had been used many times.
- It was spread over two days and consisted of five papers in all, each of which was two and a half hours long.
- The inside consisted of a wooden floor and a workbench, complete with a small vice at the kitchen wall end.
- Yesterday's trip out consisted mostly of a visit to the home of football, Maine road.
- Hence an atom consisting of a nucleus and nine electrons would require thirty measurements.
- These consisted not of tapes, as you say, but of European sex channel programmes.
- Last week against France we had a very basic game plan which consisted of kick and chase, hit and ruck.
- Lunch was in a typical Cuban restaurant and consisted of fruit, rice and chicken.
- It is also our intention to include a section at the back of the book consisting of songs and choruses.
- Since then, his movie career has largely consisted of false leads and failed promises.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.