In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(embarrassed/unsuitable) claramente(embarrassed/unsuitable) obviamentethey had evidently said they would support him — aparentemente / según parece, habían dicho que lo apoyarían
- It was here that doubt took me; my enemy was evidently experienced and crafty.
- His undeniable sophistication evidently needs something to engage with outside of itself.
- The pizza base (handmade with organic flour) was evidently homespun, with its biscuity, nicely burned crust.
- She looked distinguished and we said so, but she was evidently looking for something more.
- They had evidently heard the planes and were pulling in under some trees.
- These evidently represented significant political moves to assert the role of fundamental human rights within the European Union.
- Unusually for such cases, she was evidently competent and clearly stated her wish for the ventilator to be switched off.
- This distinction is evidently rough and needs refinement, but one has some sense of what is intended.
- The poetry they quoted, though it was widely circulated among contemporaries, was evidently new to him.
- They both nodded in affirmation, evidently satisfied.
- What few complaints there are in this area come from writers who are evidently, manifestly ignorant of the subject.
- All these projects were, quite evidently, communal projects and were a product of cooperation among the members of society.
- By any standards, then, America is distinctive in the extent to which firearms evidently make up a common part of the fabric of national life.
- However, Partick evidently had not read the script.
- Cassandra clearly identified with the woman, although she evidently has no plans to commit suicide herself.
- Even in the face of seemingly unstoppable natural disasters, some are evidently more equal than others.
2aparentementesegún pareceis she coming too? — evidently — ¿ella también viene? — eso parece / según parece
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