In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1cara a carafrente a frentewe finally came / met face to face — finalmente estuvimos frente a frente
- I'd rather discuss it face to face — preferiría discutirlo cara a cara / frente a frente
- I found myself standing face to face with my worst enemy — de repente me encontré cara a cara / frente a frente con mi peor enemigo
- we were brought face to face with reality — tuvimos que enfrentarnos a la realidad
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