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(man)tipo masculine informalhombre masculinesujeto masculinethat fellow in the green suit — ese tipo de traje verde
- a clever fellow — un tipo listo
- he's a real nice fellow — es un tipo realmente simpático
- as form of address hello, old fellow — hola, viejo
- my dear fellow — mi buen / querido amigo
- now listen to me, young fellow — óigame bien, jovencito
- give a fellow a chance! — ¡no me atosigues!
- Instead, they think about the fellows, the young men and women they served with who are still in Iraq.
- Tomorrow night, we will talk with a very interesting fellow.
- Again, I do not know what action, if any, was taken to address the individual fellow's grievance.
- And it only seems sensible to do what the fellow in the black body armour is suggesting.
- Bigger lads too took part in this old custom while even bigger fellows played in bars to get the extra few ‘bob’ for a few pints of porter.
- Then he tells them not to follow anyone - including, presumably, that fellow who was preaching on the Mount in the earlier scenes.
- I have a fondness for little old guys like these fellows and often try to find a way to strike up a conversation.
- His most gaudy sayings and doings seldom deceive them; they see the actual man within, and know him for a shallow and pathetic fellow.
- The mentor teaches the fellow to document for him or herself where the time goes, to spot time wasters and be ruthless in eliminating them.
- Tom had worked in the woods with one of the fellows, the other guy was a truck driver.
- She'd married another waiter, although the fellow was more customer than waiter.
- Thomas, my driver, was a spotlessly tidy, smartly dressed, obviously well washed and well-watered fellow.
- All fellows who do this sort of thing must be blacklisted.
- He knows this fellow's been captured, and he will be elusive.
- The fellow even killed a man who stole a loaf of bread from his bakery.
- The mentor needs to customize each role to match the characteristics of the fellow.
- I have had the privilege of meeting Brendan, and he is a really nice chap, a splendid fellow.
- This guy was a young fellow called Doug Woolerton.
- One man, a large fellow with arms like steel girders, stormed towards them, demanding to know what they were doing.
- It's actually a strength, because I'm sort of a memorable-looking fellow.
1.2(informal) (boyfriend)novio masculinepololo masculine Chile informal
2(member)miembro de número
miembro del cuerpo docente y de la junta rectora de una universidad
3formal(companion)compañero masculinecompañera femininefellows in adversity — compañeros en la adversidad / en el infortunio
- fellow sufferer
- fellow citizen — conciudadana
- fellow countryman — compatriota
- his fellow Democrats/Socialists — sus correligionarios
- he has no love for his fellow men — no le tiene amor al prójimo
- Addison, a precocious scholar, was educated at Charterhouse and Oxford, becoming a fellow of Magdalen College in 1698.
- Mark Wooden is a professorial research fellow at the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic Research.
- First there was a general interview at which the candidates were grilled by the master, dean, senior tutor, and fellows of the subject.
- It is traditional for new fellows of the society to walk to the podium in the large meeting room that dominates the building in order to sign the roll of honor and shake the president's hand.
- We noted above that he was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of London in 1953, at the age of only 29.
- Alex Pollock is resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute.
- The two are among 34 fellows recognized in 2005, bringing to 532 the total number named since the program's inception.
- In 1984 he was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts in London in recognition of his talents.
- A further anecdote describes the time one of his tutors, a junior research fellow named Patrick Sandars, gave the class some problems from a book.
- Anders Strindberg is a visiting research fellow at Princeton University.
- He was elected a fellow of the Royal Society in 1969 and was a member of its council from 1974 to 1976.
- In 1963 he became professor of pathology at the institute and a founder fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists.
- He's a clinical and forensic psychologist who works at a psychiatric hospital, and a research fellow at Cambridge's Institute of Criminology.
- British Ambassador Anthony Brenton, a one-time fellow of the university, sponsored another such talk.
- She is a Harvard University research fellow and joins us tonight from Philadelphia.
- A research fellow at the University of Sheffield, Dr Helen Clayson, hopes to find out more about the disease and how it affects people so that care can be improved.
- He became a fellow of Emmanuel College during this period at Cambridge and it was during this time that Andrew Wiles was his research student.
- Judith Field is a research fellow at the University of Sydney.
- Christopher M. Meissner is a lecturer in economics at the University of Cambridge and a fellow of King's College.
- He is also the Northern Taiwan Society's deputy chairman and a research fellow at Academia Sinica.
- Paul Pettitt is a research fellow at Keble College, Oxford
- Professor Gary Hamel is a research fellow at Harvard Business School.
- In March 1981 Conway was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of London.
- Kelly received a PhD in physics from Harvard University and is a fellow of the American Physical Society.
- After Oxford she got a job as a tutorial fellow at Bedford College at the University of London, but she did not enjoy it.
- His last academic station was Yale University where he served as a research fellow and instructor for two years.
- Charles Murtaugh is a research fellow in the molecular and cellular biology department at Harvard University.
- In 1785 he and Boulton were elected fellows of the Royal Society.
- In almost every university also, the executive head was once upon a time a research fellow or ordinary lecturer.
- Two became fellows at All Souls and the other got the best economics first at Cambridge since the war.
- Having attracted Laud's attention as a preacher, he was sent by him to Oxford and became a fellow of All Souls College.
- After the award of his doctorate, Wittgenstein was appointed a lecturer at Cambridge and he was made a fellow of Trinity College.
- At twenty-two he became a fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford, and curate to his father at Epworth, and entered the adult world on which he was to make so profound an impact.
- After four years of post-graduate studies and a year as a junior fellow at the Royal College of Music, Rachel now divides her time between teaching and performing.
- She is a senior research fellow and senior lecturer in the Department of Social Studies, Trinity College Dublin.
- Thimgan was a member of the U.S. Naval Institute and a fellow in the American Society of Marine Artists.
- Less surprising is the large number of schoolmasters, top public school headmasters, college fellows and masters, and university professors.
- At present he is a research fellow in Cambridge while his girlfriend lives in Germany, ‘which is a long commute’.
- One-third of respondents noted the positive impact of other fellows on their training; the potential value of such input from peers should not be minimized.
- She currently is research fellow in the School of African and Asian Studies at the University of Sussex.
- Siop also elected 14 of its members as fellows of the division, the society's highest honor.
- By then he was a fellow of Merton College, Oxford, and studying Sanskrit in Heidelberg.
- ‘I feel very honoured and it's nice to be one of the very first fellows under the University of Bolton banner,’ said Dr Iddon.
- Mr. Dam is a board member and a senior fellow of the Brookings Institution, one of the world's oldest and most respected think tanks.
- He was a founder member and fellow of Green College.
- Charlotte Klonk is a research fellow at the University of Warwick.
- Leanne McKay is a research fellow at the University of Melbourne.
- Prof Baldwin was appointed research fellow on York University's Family Fund Research Project in 1973.
- However in 1820 he was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, and in the same year he was a major influence in founding the Royal Astronomical Society.
- He was also elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and was president of the Royal Irish Academy from 1961 to 1964.
- He then read classics and humanities at Oxford and became a fellow of Merton College in 1869.
- Turner became a fellow of Merton College, Oxford in 1607, holding the fellowship until 1648.
- He was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada in 1907 and, in 1913, he was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of London.
- Joel Kotkin is fellow at the New America Foundation.
- Jennifer C. Braceras, a lawyer and mother is a research fellow at Harvard Law School.
- The council consists of around a dozen senior fellows, headed by the college master.
- In 1968 he was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of London.
- In recent years the college, which was founded in 1893, has faced problems attracting students and fellows because of its unique status.
- Each year, no more than one-half of 1 percent of the society's members are elected fellows by their peers.
- In February 1843 MacCullagh was elected a fellow of the Royal Society.
- Oddly enough we did meet a similar bunch of fellows.
- I plan to buy at least 2 extra copies as gifts for residents and fellows.
- When they were closer to the second bulwark, she disappeared among her fellows.
- In reply he claims that he and his fellows hold their elevated position by virtue of a number of qualities which they enjoy simultaneously.
- I used to instigate my university fellows, playing the role of Devil's advocate in very animated discussions on the subject.
- It is likewise not obvious that they have a right to go about dressed in a manner that is an affront to those among their fellows who have just as good a right as any to be where they are, such as in the streets and public squares and so on.
- We do not wish to be deserted by our friends and neighbors and fellows in business.
- This man was a very popular man among his fellows - they would never dare say to him that he was not a good singer, or that his other bandmates were not musical superstars.
- This man, whatever his reason, is defying the signalled wishes of the consumers, his fellows in society.
- The motoring associations are good fellows to suggest that cyclists or pedestrians may use any roads at all, as they do not pay for them to anything like the extent the motorist does.
- Now, here, I've written down the plan for you to distribute among your fellows… don't read it aloud, if you please.
- He was a child of the 60's whose memory will live on whenever good fellows meet in friendship.
- As a good practicing Christian, don't you think many of your Christian friends, and fellows and other followers would be aghast at this?
- Philosophy in the twentieth century has become a pursuit for specialists, and accordingly most philosophers who have recently acquired reputations are famous only among their fellows.
- Johnny, for one, wishes for a better life: college, a loving relationship, a true bond of friendship with his fellows.
- Only when this happens will upright people stand out among their fellows.
- Once the other locals notice you are approachable and downright friendly fellows, they too may step up to help get you drunk.
- Is there a sense among - among you fellows that - that you haven't really picked up the number of votes you'd hoped you might have at this point?
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