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(before dark, after dark)noche femininefeminine tardeat 10 in the evening — a las 10 de la noche
- at 6 in the evening — a las 6 de la tarde
- he came in the evening — vino por la tarde
- every Tuesday evening — todos los martes por la tarde/noche (/ en la tarde etc. )
- let's have an evening out tonight — ¿por qué no salimos esta noche?
- before noun evening meal — cena
- evening performance — función de tarde
- the evening star — la estrella de Venus
- Traffic was diverted on to minor roads, causing tailbacks in the evening rush-hour as workers made their way home.
- Depending on the time of year and the work schedule, the main meal may be served at midday or in the evening.
- They had only one meal in the evening consisting of fermented barkbiter roots and gruel.
- The people inside the taxi, look hopeful anticipating a good bargain and a fleshy nutritious meal in the evening.
- However, 9 pm is a bit early, especially if a family is out for a meal in the evening.
- When I was doing the play I was tiring and absolutely using up all of my resources but it was a two hour period in the evening and then it was finished.
- Everyone then comes together for a nice meal in the evening and we're all in bed by 10 pm catching up on our sleep.
- A complete food service was provided late in the evening after night flying.
- Many cultures eat the main meal at midday and have a light meal in the evening.
- The course will be held in the evening and will run over a period of 10 weeks.
- Fortunately for us, it rained heavily in the evening so the bars closed quite early for the night and we managed to get some sleep.
- Make sure you take provisions for when the main site closes in the evening, because the camp site then becomes a festival in itself.
- Fasting all day and eating a meal in the evening actually puts on weight.
- A meeting was held in the facility's clubhouse later in the evening after offices had closed.
- The flowers open wide in the sun and close in the evening.
- I know in Darwen our police station closes down in the evening and there's no police at night time.
- In the evening rush hour, four young women were injured in a lightning strike in Hyde Park, central London.
- Then allocate work to do in all your free periods and in the evening.
- They are having a sit-down meal for 30 and a disco in the evening before leaving for a honeymoon in Cornwall.
- Except for short exercise periods in the evening the prisoners were confined to their individual cells for the first three days.
1.2(period of entertainment)velada feminine formalnoche femininewe felt like an evening of bridge — teníamos ganas de pasar una noche jugando al bridge
- one of their famous musical evenings — una de sus famosas veladas musicales
- For everyone, Ramada's Iftar evenings remain a unique event of special food items.
- The après match comedians kept the ball rolling before the main event of the evening.
- There was one unfortunate event of the evening, however, and it involved bad eyesight and a stone dog!
- Perhaps the most memorable social event is the karaoke evening at the Hotel Seedorf.
- I lay awake for hours that night trying to make sense of the evening's events.
- Get a guided tour around this beautiful house, visit the gift shop or look out for events such as ghost evenings throughout the year.
- A few blocks away stood the object of the evening's activities: the Sydney Harbour Bridge.
- The disc is too propulsive to be background music, but too modest to be your evening's main event.
- Lying in Morgan's double bed, their heads inches apart, Dawn thinks over the evening's events.
- The event was an evening of entertainment focusing on the legacy the outgoing Bishop of Manchester will leave.
- There have been reports of women at parties who wake up wearing no clothes and with no memory of the previous evening's events.
- Trosley's next event, an evening of Russian folk music round a campfire, is taking place on Saturday.
- All were delighted with the great evening where music was played and all relaxed in a most homely and wonderful atmosphere.
- I thought about it for a while, tried to remember the events of the evening, it was patchy at best.
- However, there were no major blazes and the ambulance service did not report any serious incidents as a result of the evening's events.
- Many friends, and customers turned up for the event and a great evening was had by all.
- The evening's events will include dinner and a casino night for all attendees.
- The 100 back seemed to serve as a great warm-up for her main event of the evening.
- This evening's event in the Kings Hall is already sold out.
- The other big give away about the fantastic nature of the evening's events was the presence of so many of Polly's media idols.
1.3(literary) (concluding period)crepúsculo masculine literary
2(after dark, before dark)por la tardeen la tarde Latin Americaa la tarde River Platede tarde River Platepor la nochede nocheen la noche Latin America
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