In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(expert/dictionary/colleague/watch) consultarif symptoms persist, consult a doctor — si los síntomas continúan, consulte a su médico
- we were not consulted about the office move — no se nos consultó (sobre) el traslado de la oficina
- Before removing stains, consult a professional cleaner or read our article on removing stains.
- You should consult a licensed professional who can advise you about your financial affairs before you make any decisions.
- Gualtero set his spoon down too and consulted his pocket watch.
- Henry Schlee is a regular skier in Whistler and always consults the experts at Holiday Whistler for advice on great Whistler rental accommodation.
- However, the personal trainer should not perform assisted stretching without first consulting the rehab professional who previously treated the client.
- She began to catch up after those wasted years and read books and consulted the dictionary constantly.
- The Information Commissioner was not consulted by the Government before these amendments were tabled.
- After consulting the phone book, I grabbed the old receiver and dialed Rick Miles' phone number.
- Visitors sometimes leave empty-handed, having achieved their purpose by consulting a book or score.
- The next day he consulted Mouton's book and found that Pell was correct.
- Patricia Dillon pointed out that since his statement last May, Dunlop would have been able to consult his diary.
- Do always consult an expert for advice on international adoption agencies and orphanages.
- Shortly afterwards, Frosty consults his watch in mock horror.
- And then there are the men and women who spend years going to doctors and specialists and consulting every expert on the subject but still fail to get their one wish - to have a child of their own.
- This information is not necessarily readily available to novice investors, who might do well to consult a financial adviser.
- Content that everything is in order, Mark consults his watch and decides to make himself a cup of coffee, realizing that Tommy won't be arriving for at least half an hour.
- He further added that ‘The Government made its decision without consulting experts in the trade.’
- If pain and lack of range of motion continue after six to eight weeks, consult a medical professional.
- I would not consult watches or diaries if I did not need time to do things, if I did not need to do things on time.
- In the South Front section of the building the actual corridors at the head of stacks are so narrow it is only possible to sit across the short side of a table while consulting a book.
- I suggest that those in the government in charge of catching corruptors consult a cardiac expert before it's too late.
- In that case, consult a professional cleaner or simply throw out the article and replace it.
- He had refreshed his memory by consulting the meticulous diaries he has kept throughout his career.
- For paper, he went to university libraries and consulted old books, quickly ripping out the blank endpapers whenever no one was looking.
- Around 2.25 a.m. (I was consulting my watch forever that night), he made his appearance.
- If one is familiar with the existing sources pertaining to the First and Second Banks of the United States, there will be nothing to gain by consulting this book.
- Later in the story when he writes Mr. Lincoln a letter asking for help, he consults Milton's book.
- The President rejected the mercy petition after consulting legal experts, including Attorney General Milon Banerji.
- If your child shows symptoms of allergies, consult a medical specialist for advice.
- Serena watched him consult his electronic notepad then head for the door of the hotel room.
- Each one consults their watch or mobile phone, and then tells him, but he keeps asking.
- After changing jeans and shoes, he went down to the drawing room to consult the address book beside the telephone.
- Yes, I am consulting the Book According to Megan.
- Continue to engage and consult professional trainers, breeders and other specialists.
- I made a show of consulting my watch and quickly bade the place goodbye.
- You should also consult your accountant and financial adviser.
- If the householder does not like his advice, he may consult another practitioner.
- Anyone seeking such advice should consult a competent professional.
- The next day, major newspapers such as The Times and the Washington Post began consulting forensic experts and reporting stories that raised similar questions.
- It is clear that they were documents containing information which had been obtained by the plaintiffs with a view to consulting their professional adviser.
2formal(consider)(feelings/interests) tener en consideración(feelings/interests) considerar
- ‘We will be consulting local people about going through the tunnel - an option is to provide two routes, one through and another over the top,’ Mr McQuillan said.
- The report recommends seeking additional funds for the skate park, but also includes consulting young people about which facilities they see as most important for them.
- Councillors have arranged a meeting at the end of November to discuss consulting all residents on the festival's future.
- As in '99, opponents of a republic with an Australian Head of State will complain that consulting the people is a waste of time and money.
- I am sure if the organizers of the Awards had consulted the right persons the results would have been different.
- It shouldn't be left till the flames are coming out the top of the plant before people are consulted.
- She highlighted her concerns at how the Irish people were never consulted about signing up to an EU constitution.
- Bexley Council is currently consulting people about its plans to spend £4m during the next five years on expanding and updating the library service.
- The council has already consulted the people on what they want.
- The people were consulted and have spoken; it is just unfortunate that many of Europe's politicians dislike their reply.
- We consulted people and began the process of tendering.
- Advances in our understanding of the human genome not only have a considerable impact on consulting individuals and their families but also on the population in general.
- I wonder if people were even consulted before drawing up this plan.
- Of course I am not consulted by State-owned enterprises before they put up prices.
- The Council consulted him and discussed legislative projects, while the Senate voted on those projects.
- He said he would be consulting staff about the proposals before deciding what course of action the branch would take.
- No one of course consulted the Scottish people, and widespread popular opposition greeted the Union.
- If you genuinely want new ideas, don't forget to consult people you respect who have never worked in your industry
- They had been worried after one doctor altered Thomas's treatment without consulting a junior colleague responsible for his care.
- He said that at the centre of the present crisis was the fact that the federal council had taken a course of action without consulting the people.
1they consulted and decided to leave — se consultaron entre sí y decidieron irse
- I ought to consult with my wife first — primero debería consultárselo a / consultarlo con mi mujer
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