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(act)entrega femininewe guarantee speedy delivery of orders — garantizamos la pronta entrega de pedidos
- how much do you charge for delivery? — ¿cuánto cobran por el envío / transporte?
- these crates are awaiting delivery — estas cajas están por entregar
- to pay on delivery — pagar a la entrega / al recibo de la mercancía
- cash on delivery — entrega contra reembolso
- to take delivery of sth — recibir algo
- when can you take delivery of the package? — ¿cuándo puede recibir el paquete?
- before noun delivery charges — gastos de envío / transporte
- delivery period — plazo de entrega
- delivery service — servicio de reparto a domicilio
- delivery truck / van — furgoneta de los repartos
- Later, tube systems were enlarged, and new ones opened not only for the transport of telegrams but also for individual and bulk deliveries of letters and parcels.
- The delivery of supplies - the inputs needed for manufacturing - leaves much to be desired.
- When making your request, please consider the time it takes for delivery of an airmail letter and that visa applications take time to be processed by your local embassy or consulate.
- The petition calls on the government to intervene to stop the planned deregulation of letter post delivery.
- The deregulation of letter delivery is only the latest measure in the break up of the state-run postal services that has been underway for two decades.
- Although the supply of tropical plants was down and hygiene services were disappointing, security services, parcels delivery and facilities management were very successful.
- At night, it became a parcel sorting platform for the parcel office for delivery next day.
- The leading supplier in home delivery of specialty medical supplies including diabetes testing kits.
- He suggested that the students attempt delivery of the letters through the military.
- The mode of delivery is either express parcel post or courier, which means the customer would be holding the book he ordered just a couple of days later.
- We have to treat this matter as urgent and to request your reply within seven days of the date of delivery of this letter.
- Two profound changes in our society have enabled small companies such as us to survive: the Internet and parcel delivery systems.
- Think of rechecking the parcel delivery, rechecking the phone call.
- While letter delivery in the UK is a lucrative market, the profitability of door-to-door services is not uniform throughout the country.
- When he complained, he claimed one postman told him delivery of letters to homes in his street was a ‘goodwill’ service, as it depended on staff working overtime.
- A total of 400 litres of organic milk is currently being bottled on the farm daily for doorstep delivery and also for supplying an organic co-operative in the North of England.
- He should be thankful for the container because that's all he got after he received a notice from the Vincent post office that a parcel too big for delivery had arrived.
- Blanch wrote home every day and bundled her letters for delivery to Philadelphia about once a month.
- I went to see the relative of a friend of mine, to drop off a letter for delivery by private courier.
1.2(occasion)reparto masculineis there a delivery on Saturdays? — ¿hay reparto los sábados?
- They are then collected and distributed to the in-house marketplaces that form the link between incoming freight deliveries and the production line.
- We were shown round after lunch, when the first of two daily deliveries of fresh produce was still awaited.
- You could also buy kitchen utensils, towels, sheets, etc., and there were occasional deliveries of nylons and dress materials.
- Andrea has become a familiar sight on the estate each Friday behind the wheel of her van bringing deliveries of fruit to the community.
- Bulgarian cigarettes production and Bulgarian tobacco deliveries will depend on the market situation.
- If deliveries and installations fall behind, the domino effect will cause your entire project to be delayed.
- The College received a delivery of 13 new computers recently, bringing the very latest technology to one of the school's two computer rooms.
- Resorts can only be built on deserted islands, and must be of a high standard, all with their own generators, desalination plants and produce deliveries.
- He's also very keen to sell me on the merits of his new menswear collection, the very first deliveries of which are currently reaching his stockists.
- ‘In the absence of such a delivery, some normal services will have to be suspended at close of business tomorrow,’ said the chief executive.
- Do not disappoint with a late delivery or insufficient product or supply.
- Agents say that they sending back over fifty percent of some deliveries because their products don't sell very well.
1.3(consignment)partida feminineremesa feminine
3(of baby)parto masculinealumbramiento masculine formalbefore noun delivery room — sala de partos feminine
4(manner of speaking)expresión oral feminine
- He has a compact delivery, and he finishes it well with his back parallel to the ground.
- The Laws of Cricket and the ICC playing regulations both prohibit the bowling of underarm deliveries.
- He is indispensable, not just because of his captaincy skills, but also for his ability to play spin and send down medium pace deliveries.
- He has an easy delivery, his ball jumps and his control is excellent.
- Hitters have their own nominees for bowling ball pitchers, whose deliveries reverberate through their arms and bodies when they make contact.
- It isn't common knowledge today, but he threw his blazing fastball with a sidearm delivery.
- He relies on a hard sinking fastball thrown with a sidearm delivery.
- When he is ahead in the count, he likes to drop down to a sidearm delivery and throw a two-seam fastball or hard slider.
- There were too many short and wide deliveries sent down and many no balls bowled.
- And why do batters feel as if they're hitting a bowling ball when they connect against certain pitchers' deliveries?
- It was encouraging for Ireland's defenders to find their deliveries producing results.
- He has an easy delivery and can throw multiple pitches, making him a solid candidate for a long career as a closer.
- But on its own a yorker is nothing more than a delivery in cricket which pitches under the bat.
- The home team produced a testing delivery which the batsman was only able to block.
- Most are hard throwers with flawed deliveries and crude breaking balls; otherwise, they would be starters.
- The Indian captain tried a cut shot and was caught behind just three deliveries later to give the bowler a wicket in his very first over.
- A splitter thrown with a three-quarters delivery, for example, doesn't always produce results.
- A bowler who when delivering the ball bends his elbow and then straightens it at release is deemed to sending a delivery that is not legal.
- Very soon the umpires' only duties could be to count the deliveries and call no balls and wides!
- Now to another heinous crime in sport: illegal bowling deliveries in cricket.
5.2US (manner of throwing)estilo de lanzamiento masculine
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