In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1US (for passengers)ascensor masculineelevador masculine Mexicoto take the elevator — tomar el ascensor
- This core houses an escalator to the subway, elevators, storage, cashier booths, toilets, and fitting rooms.
- Without thinking he ran into the room and grabbed it, flew towards the elevator and pressed for the ground floor.
- It even involved him attaching it to the levers and pulleys which lifted the elevator.
- Stepping into a waiting elevator and pressing the button for the third floor, he prepared himself to make his pitch.
- As they passed the elevators, he pressed a button.
- Just press the elevator button and get up to the penthouse.
- Up at the elevator, he scooped her up into his arms, and walked across the threshold into the room, the honeymoon suite.
- Request a quiet room - one away from the elevators and ice machine - with plenty of light.
- She pushed past him into the elevator, and pressed the button for level twelve.
- We rode up the elevator, and I pressed in all of the buttons, just so I could spend more time with Ryan.
- Blue and orange carpeting, Nescafe machines near the elevators - the kind of offices you see in interior design magazines.
- As I reached up to press the elevator button, I winced at the crackling pain shooting down from my shoulder along my arm.
- He led her to the elevator, where he pressed for the top floor then keyed in the security code.
- Once inside the elevator, Nick pressed the level 7 button that would take them to the buffet room.
- In a society where phones are on our belts, in our elevators and in our cars, phones have become a medium that artists cannot ignore.
- I walk down the hall to the bank of elevators, and press the up arrow.
- More and more people began filling in the elevator, pressing April towards the back corner.
- I headed on ahead of Kyle and stopped at the elevators, pressing a button.
- I followed Brandon to an elevator and he pressed the button for the 10th floor.
- I find pleasure in the simpler things in life, like home made out of order signs placed on coke machines, elevators, water coolers etc.
1.2(for goods)elevador masculinemontacargas masculine
- The only visible parts of the underground area were the ten elevators for the machines.
- This was put to use every autumn to power the large and venerable threshing machine, with its elevator and shaking, riddling sieves.
- The grain elevators located along the tracks unload 110 train carloads at a time, or a little over 20 million pounds of corn.
2(granary)elevador de granos masculine
- There is certified non-biotech grain in storage bins at many elevators, available at a premium, but few processors are knocking at the door right now.
- This scenery gives way to industrial buildings and giant grain elevators.
- Within a mile of the site there are grain elevators, warehouses, and other old industrial buildings, which influenced the character of the design of this addition.
- He praised Portnet for allowing them to store the woodchips on the quayside after attempts to keep them in the grain elevator had failed.
- The number of grain elevators peaked in the early 1930s and the rapid decline occurs to this day as modern facilities replace and consolidate the locations.
- Be ready to point out the similarity between a wind tower and existing communications towers, or even grain elevators and silos, he said.
- There were oil derricks and natural gas pipelines, grain elevators six stories high.
- The elevator was used to store grain which came to Montréal by rail and departed by sea.
- This has raised productivity at the port and especially the grain elevator which had experienced a slump in the last two financial years.
- Farming groups now worry about delays in getting crops to market, meaning more business for grain elevators and other storage sites.
- A survey by Aventis of 107 of 260 grain elevators that received the corn this year found that about half were forwarding on the corn for unapproved human uses.
- Your item and subsequent letter on old concrete grain elevators was somewhat incomplete.
- The company also tore down an elevator to build its new fertilizer plant.
- Sky-high grain elevators line the banks of the Buffalo River, guarding its southern flank.
- When grain elevators were closed, it meant having to drive further to deliver grain, which increased fuel costs.
- Occasionally, unit grain trains are run from the grain elevators in Blackfoot and Idaho Falls, but you would have to find the right time to catch them.
3Aviationtimón de profundidad masculine
- Among the identical parts are the elevators, landing gear wheels, brakes, retracting mechanism and exhaust collector rings.
- The horizontal tail was a single-unit stabilator rather than a conventional stabilizer plus a movable elevator.
- Previous Fabric Classes covered two elevators and the other aileron for the 15th B - 17 that will once again grace the skies.
- The right stabilizer, elevator, vertical fin and rudder, which were aligned with the path of the flames, were gone.
- The latter would have made the bird too long to fit on an aircraft carrier's elevator.
- All control linkage, including that for the elevator and rudder trims, was internal.
- Spring tabs were added to the elevators and rudders to help control forces during high speed flight.
- Eva Air landed in Los Angeles in one piece, with rudder, elevator, fuselage, trim tabs and ailerons intact.
- Firing the various thrusters in brief bursts, Brett slowed the rotating motion of the elevator around its axis.
- The ailerons are a much simpler control than the elevator.
- On a normal, two-piece tail, rock the stabilizer to see that it has no movement and push the elevator down so you have a clear view of the hinges.
- This is a good thing because as the wing root area stalls, it generates turbulent air that flows over the elevator and around the fuselage.
- And if you look in his left hand you will see a little lever and that controls the forward elevator which controls the aeroplane in climb and descent.
- The B - 17G horizontal tail was located three feet farther aft, bringing elevators in line with the rudder.
- The flight data recorder indicated that the flight crew performed a control check of the elevators.
- The airplane is designed so that the crew can counter a fully deflected stabilizer by using the elevator.
- The elevator and rudders were each fitted with a trim tab actuated by a revolving drum on an acme-threaded push-pull rod.
- The puppets and sequences rely on a system built on servos motors of the kind used in radio-controlled aircraft to position control surfaces like the elevators and rudders.
- The tail unit was of the monoplane type and consisted of horizontal stabilizer, elevator, vertical fin and rudder.
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