In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(talk about)(person) hablar de(topic) hablar de(topic) tratardebatir(problem/plan) discutirwe discussed what to do next — estuvimos deliberando sobre qué debíamos hacer a continuación
- So Bails arrives and we spend a couple of hours discussing the week that was, drinking and watching the world go by.
- I have often heard them eagerly discussing such serials broadcast by Radio Luxemburg.
- This work has been reviewed elsewhere and will not be discussed in detail here.
- The first two advantages have already been discussed earlier in some detail in this chapter.
- The voice of a man can be heard discussing theories of black holes and the Big Bang.
- The next section discusses in greater detail the accepted history of internal audit.
- We have attempted to find the best available evidence for the topics we discuss.
- There is no point in discussing the plot, because I still haven't figured it out.
- Imagine what it's like to be discussing your finances while one of your neighbours is behind you in the queue.
- He also tries, and fails, to put a note of delight out of his voice when discussing recent triumphs.
- Tim and I were discussing the ending and the fifty million various ways in which it could go.
- It's a sad state of affairs when you hear certain young kids on the bus discussing punk rock.
- For issues to be discussed in the form of poetry is not to romanticise them.
- Two lovable rogues are discussing a mutual acquaintance who has just been released from prison.
- We spent the evening drinking our first communal gin and discussing strategies.
- However, he felt the issue should first be discussed with the city's retail sector.
- It will be discussed in detail at a later date and changed as is necessary and ratified.
- These are all issues we've discussed broadly and fully within my administration.
- The issue is set to be discussed at a meeting of the council's planning committee tonight.
- Here again, I do not have the space to discuss in detail the fairness of each of these policies.
- As I was leaving the store this evening he was discussing a matter of concern with one of our fine local young people.
- Tomorrow when I meet up with my school reunion friends we will be discussing day trips for the coming year.
- There was only one serious topic to be discussed between Prime Minister and president.
- So we relaxed in their company, sipping beer at the poolside bar while discussing our plans for the weekend.
- Many of these topics will be taken up and discussed in greater detail in subsequent chapters.
- Of course there are other issues to be discussed, as we shall see in the next two paragraphs.
- There is another link to a piece in which he discusses why he writes poetry.
- I am not convinced and that is why I have asked for this topic to be discussed at the town council.
- The issue will be discussed at a meeting of the county council executive tomorrow.
- We are willing to meet with any individual who wishes to discuss this or other issues.
- We sat out on the patio with him on his last evening, drinking a beer and discussing the project.
- Back in Britain another bunch of women are filmed discussing their parts with remarkable candour.
- The two cards use quite different cooling solutions, as was discussed in the roundup.
- I prefer to get through this embarrassment by not discussing my job or where I've been on holiday.
- After all its not everyday that one hears ordinary people discussing politics in public.
- In the same way, I wouldn't want to sit in the middle of a group of men discussing cars, football and women.
- This is the major topic which will be discussed in the remainder of this chapter.
- His fifth work in the six part treatise was published in 1883 and discusses well-ordered sets.
- And I thought we were going to sit calmly discussing strategy for the evening ahead.
- We spent at least twenty minutes discussing the relative merits of various lotions and potions.
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.