In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(everyday)(event/occurrence) cotidiano(event/occurrence) diario(chores/difficulties) de cada día
- When you have laid in your store, you should draw on it regularly for day-to-day use, replacing what you use by new purchases, so that the stock in your cupboard is constantly being changed.
- Many of the ordinary aspects of day-to-day life are forgotten within hours or days.
- Never assume that other people will be interested in the banal day-to-day trivia of your mundane existence!
- I have the primary role of financial controller and my day-to-day function is to make sure that we've got the adequate finances to meet our goals.
- Still, the burdens of government regulation and public education on top of day-to-day forest management are sometimes overwhelming.
- It's as if the poetry you write is what you don't seem to be able to express in your ordinary day-to-day transactions.
- I could go into detail about the day-to-day happenings of the course.
- It is the relatively unremarked legislation that can often have the most profound impact on the day-to-day lives of ordinary people.
- Where had her day-to-day routine gone from ordinary to bizarre?
- The novel brings to life the day-to-day happenings in a village in the 1930s, delving into the psyche of its inhabitants, both male and female.
- Episodes 1 through 3 establish the characters and their day-to-day grind.
- His role as a special already involves most aspects of day-to-day policing, including regular supervision of about 30 special constables.
- Its language and style remain miles away from the day-to-day concerns of ordinary black South Africans.
- No telly, on account of the fact the schedulers have so perfectly blended Christmas morning into the regular day-to-day line-up that there was nothing even vaguely worth watching.
- These are different from the reforms of the early 1990s that created cataclysmic changes in the day-to-day life of ordinary Russians.
- Such statements are common in our day-to-day conversation.
- If contemporary art does nothing else, it at least creates a sense of difference from the mundane reality of day-to-day media.
- Compared to other athletes who are always surrounded by so many people, I feel pretty fortunate just to be able to deal with regular day-to-day things.
- A day-to-day scenario of an average Zambian road is one that is congested with all sorts of vehicles regardless of their mission.
- But that protest should not be made by disturbing the day-to-day lives of ordinary people.
- One needs to domesticate the stimulus - to make prayer a natural, comfortable event, a day-to-day happening.
- Surrendering their most important form of identification will make it impossible to function in ordinary day-to-day life.
- On the face of it, it's just ordinary, day-to-day business.
- ‘The agencies can select the happenings of the day-to-day life in the ads to make them more realistic,’ he says.
- The books are about the mundane day-to-day affairs of people.
- ‘For us, it's not just about day-to-day regulation, it's about the real impact on business,’ says founder Kevin Bradley.
- But politicians who have real experience of grappling with the day-to-day problems and issues ordinary people have to face have a much better chance of understanding them.
- As her abilities decrease, she will need increasing help to do day-to-day tasks.
- In terms of ordinary life and the day-to-day sharing of responsibilities for family life, most men and women have come to share equal partnerships.
2(one day at a time)(existence) diarioto live on a day-to-day basis — vivir al día
- Two other special education teachers in the junior high school had a lasting and profound impact on my day-to-day survival as a first-year special education teacher.
- In a word, he is content - happy with his place, a soul not in search of a brighter future, but mainly day-to-day enlightenment.
- For Australian mothers, the conundrum of achieving work-life balance extends beyond surviving the day-to-day difficulties.
- Whatever romantic notions they have about pioneer life quickly dissolve in the day-to-day imperatives of survival in this wilderness.
- He wants to work towards the future of the country as opposed to the day-to-day issues.
- So, they live a day-to-day existence, unsure of what the future will bring.
- Poverty means sex workers are more concerned with day-to-day survival than the threat of an infection whose deadly consequences lie many years in the future.
- Too many of us have become caught up in the day-to-day struggle to survive and in our private lives.
- Although you are still intact, many of your dreams and plans for the future, as well as your day-to-day existence, may suddenly be unrecognizable bits and pieces.
- But men and women do face a range of different choices and obstacles when planning their financial futures and day-to-day management.
- Outside the capital, international-aid workers say that the cold and hungry people are too concerned about day-to-day survival to bother with ideology.
- Now, as the economy staggers and falters, day-to-day survival presses more harshly, which makes social commitment still tougher.
- I seem to have no purpose beyond day-to-day survival.
- These rates cannot help but influence the development of adolescents attempting to survive on a day-to-day existence.
- By focusing on one set of issues at a time, his team deals better with both day-to-day issues and future strategy.
- He hopes to do bigger projects in the future but must always cope with the day-to-day necessities.
- In this context, often their fear of HIV and AIDS seemed less immediate than the day-to-day survival of their families and themselves.
- But in the short term, when all they can think of is day-to-day survival, it is in their interest to keep the road with its potholes, so they can tax people as they go through it.
- Many Aboriginals are lukewarm on autonomy proposals because they are more concerned with day-to-day issues than the future survival of their culture, Kysul Lousu said.
- Too much heat is generated by day-to-day issues that focus concern on short-term fixes rather than long-term solutions.
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