In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(natural aptitude)she has a flair for languages — tiene facilidad para los idiomas
- he showed a flair for music at an early age — desde muy pequeño demostró aptitudes musicales / talento musical
- he has a flair for knowing what to say on such occasions — tiene el don de saber qué decir en este tipo de ocasiones
- she has a flair for business — tiene olfato para los negocios
- But nothing could stop this woman bursting with energy and a flair for fine arts.
- He has wanted to be an author since he was at school (where a teacher told him he had a flair for it).
- His obsession with ice skating began as a child growing up in Bristol, where he showed an early flair for dancing.
- Kevin has a flair for photography, and his wife a flair for near-romantic disasters.
- Currie ended the match with a flourish and belatedly displayed the flair and pace that they undoubtedly possess.
- He was gifted with his hands and had a natural flair for wood-turning and carpentry.
- He has a flair for motorcycles and riding them is nothing short of a passion.
- The courses are for young dance enthusiasts with a flair for movements and music.
- He even exhibited a flair for handling the crowd scenes particularly well.
- For all the flair among his new teammates, it is this willingness to work for each other which Sutton cites as most significant.
- Along the way he also managed to take some piano lessons and discovered a unique flair for song writing.
- We get great cuts from him, prepared with the flair of a true artist.
- I have a flair for composing, and I have a flair for performing and making records.
- The beauty is that he scores all around the wicket, off front and back foot, and has developed the flair to score in all areas.
- Teresa was gifted with her hands and had a great flair for craftwork and cooking.
- But all three lack the flair of the truly outstanding international sides.
- They are coming to Bangalore to hunt for some gifted youngsters, with a flair for acting.
- He had a flair for drawing and an ability to grasp and execute delicate model settings.
- I've long held a theory that a bass player is a frustrated lead guitarist who has none of the flair or appeal for the job.
- Lauren started playing ice hockey at the age of eight and discovered she not only had a flair for the game, but a real passion for the sport too.
2(stylishness)estilo masculineshe dresses with flair — tiene estilo / arte para vestirse
- All you need is a few ideas on how to do this with a modicum of panache and flair.
- It is a special kind of organisation that thrives on creativity and flair.
- She went for a formal and textured look with a touch of modernity and lots of flair and originality.
- Inside, while you don't get the style or flair of a Range Rover, you do get a sense of utilitarian toughness.
- This luxurious property enjoys panoramic sea views and is presented with great style and flair.
- He had a certain creative flair and loved talking about his projects.
- Meanwhile, I sleepwalked through today somewhat, albeit with style and flair.
- He has relied instead on professional skill and entrepreneurial flair in his executives.
- Maybe it's just the flair of the Spanish language that makes it so appealing.
- Having displayed flair and invention in the first half, the second was all about grit and determination.
- Judges placed high value on entries that demonstrated imagination, originality and flair.
- For decades Japan has dominated through relentless innovation and creative flair.
- We owe it to them to make sure they get a fair return for their creativity, flair and inspiration.
- We're not saying we need you in Armani, just something with a little style and flair.
- First of all, artwork is one of the best investments you can make to add character and flair to a room.
- Size did not matter to the expert judging panel, who were looking for flair and creativity within the space available.
- This car is very stylish, has a lot of French flair and is built for living in the city.
- The home was built with an architectural flair and design not often found.
- You may be able to extend the tower, provided you do it with flair and sensitivity.
- He did, however, have an innate grasp of public relations, dressing with flair so people would notice him.
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