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(quality)calidad feminineit divides hotels into four grades — divide a los hoteles en cuatro categorías
- grade A /grade 1 tomatoes — tomates de la mejor calidad / de primera
- grade 3 eggs — huevos del tamaño número 3
- Grade VI piano exam — examen de sexto (año) de piano
- All four semi-finalists will have the option of moving up to the lower tier of the new grade.
- The array of choices is dizzying, from different types of cows and grades of milk quality to the ability to breed hybrid vegetables.
- Use steel wool or a fine grade of sandpaper to smooth out the affected area and an inch or two of the surrounding floor.
- A beeper and colored lights indicate the blade's position relative to the desired grade.
- I'll have to use the finest grade of wet sandpaper.
- And not just the fruit, for they used the flowers in botanical medicines as well as in making a red dye, and the bark of the plant was helpful in tanning the finest grades of leather.
- We stand ready to advise you on the period and particular hotels that will give best value for a specified grade of accommodation.
- Use the finest grade of lime available at a reasonable price when surface applications are made.
- Usually the finer grades are used in the rubbing process.
- The one medicine that in every grade of society was valued above all others was Dr Williams' Pink Pills for Pale People.
- Tensile fabric comes in different structural grades and colors.
- But the part of the process I loved most was the hand polishing with increasingly fine grades of sand paper done under running water.
- Just be sure to use the gardening-grade perlite rocks and not the finer grade masonry-quality powder.
- There are four grades at this age level, A, B, C, D and the teams and supporters who make it to the finals turn it into a noisy wonderful occasion.
1.2(in seniority)grado masculineMilitary rango masculineadministrative grades — escalafón administrativo masculine
- salary grades — escala salarial
- time in grade — antigüedad en en puesto
- to make the grade
- she's talented enough to make the grade — tiene el talento necesario para triunfar (/ para lograr lo que se propone etc. )
- For example, there may be 10 salary grades (A to J) separated by increments of $1,000.
- The dispute centres on the implementation of a 35-hour week which would bring guards in line with most other grades of staff employed by the company.
- It said managers had been ranked into three grades, with the bottom 15 per cent losing their jobs.
- A few years later he became a pilot and rose through the ranks to management grade by the time he was 30.
- We have to have a structure and grades, because of our size and we have to work within those.
- Collier outlined that equal pay within salary grades is enforced by the University.
- The automaker was accused of unfair bias in giving older, white male employees lower grades, raises and rates of promotion than young women and minorities.
- I think in order to build confidence and to ensure that black women are moving through ranks and grades, we need to have a positive action programme that analyses their particular needs.
- The second grade would command the rank of major or lieutenant colonel.
- The majority of employees are the lower clerical grades, i.e. Clerical Officers, Executive Officers and Higher Executive Officers.
- The strikers want the abolition of salary anomalies between staff employed on different grades at universities.
- In central and local government, for example, the majority of employees in the lowest grades are women.
- We desperately need a culture that values teamwork at all grades in the profession.
- In the same year the Ministry lost 39 employees from the lower grades, including clerks, interpreters and recorders.
- She also said employees on the same grade in different regions got paid different salaries for the same work, or the same salary for different hours.
- The salary grades were framed according to different sports and the importance of each athlete to their team.
- Following half a day of action in October and the threat of more strikes this week, management decided to reopen negotiations with a timetable to produce a system of pay grades by the end of February.
- The following are the ranks and corresponding pay grades within the Army, from lowest to highest.
- Although most respondents were white collar staff, they covered a wide range of grades from office support staff to permanent secretary.
- Under the council's offer, many employees on middle salary grades will only receive lump-sum payments with no cost-of-living increase.
(class)grado masculineaño masculinecurso masculine
- In the ninth grade, 81 percent of females and males were participating in physical education.
- Students in the upper grades do an internship two afternoons every week.
- Students in higher grades scored better than students in lower grades.
- It is estimated that by the first grade, 5 percent of children have noticeable speech disorders, the majority of which have no known cause.
- Did I fail to mention that I failed the part where we had to identify animals in first grade?
- Students at all grade levels benefited from remedial summer school, but students in the earliest grades and in secondary school may benefit most.
- It is at the second grade reading level that you should begin monitor and track the areas of reading fluency and see a steady progress in the words per minute your child can read and comprehend.
- Every year, the students in all grades of my elementary school do a papier-mache project.
- It gives home computers to students in the 3rd grade and up.
- This Act proposes that every student in grades 3 through 8 will be proficient in reading and math.
- Yuntardi was confused when his daughter Sekar, a first grade elementary pupil, asked him to register her in a school tennis course.
- The average fifth grader read at a second grade level.
- Beautiful weavings can be created by students in grades 3-6 with simple cardboard looms.
- After a while, it seemed obvious that he didn't have the same skill, he was paired with Dale for a lab in the 7th grade and history was made.
- Only 7 percent of black children in the eighth grade read at a level of proficiency.
(in exam)nota femininecalificación feminineto get good grades — sacar buenas notas
- The students who received passing grades earned them.
- It is kind of like paying teachers more when their students get higher grades.
- He is also concerned that they have led to significant grade inflation because they are closely tied to the grades that students expect to receive.
- Teachers who hand out misleading grades thereby allow some students, already let down by a school system that has failed to prepare them adequately, to be blindsided.
- He found that students would achieve similar grades, whether or not they liked or enjoyed their teachers.
- Students whose grades fell below 3.0 in the previous school year attend Summer Academy in their home city, rather than the Summer Institute.
- Most commonly, he says, students complain about grades and faculty grading practices.
- Brian noticed that students' grades were higher than those on previous unit quizzes.
- Students' grades are based primarily on teacher-designed or local tests, so the stakes for students are unclear.
- Teachers often tell students their grades out loud, so that each person knows what grade the others received.
- Yet it is mandatory that I give this student a grade; moreover, she herself wants an evaluation of her performance.
- Minimum matriculation requirements are at least two pass grades and university courses for which there is not strong demand might accept students with these grades.
- Under the admissions policy, 90 percent of students are accepted by grades and test scores alone.
- The students who take the course during their initial semester are making higher grades cumulatively.
- And it would also revise its code of practice on how students' grades related to the marks they score in their exams.
- Students compete for grades, they compete for awards, they compete for a place on the team.
- Students with lower grades can still get into Southern if they score high enough on college-aptitude tests.
- That is, the higher the students' grades in high school, the more likely they would persist to meet their educational goals in college.
- School records were used to obtain data on student grades and standardized test scores.
- If the awards were based instead on, say, high-school grades, many students would respond by choosing easy courses where an A is guaranteed.
- I also noticed that the hill that the car rolled up was at a lower grade than the hill that the starting line was painted on.
- That would be like loading up your car and driving it up in the mountains at a 6% grade all day every day.
- Clark points out that some applications, such as parking lots, have so many different grades and slopes that the use of a trimmer becomes almost impossible.
- While you're outside, check that the grade around the house slopes away from it.
- Road construction has changed the hill grade from 11.5 per cent to eight
- Myrna and David visited a hillside azalea garden in a nearby park to walk the trails and get a feel for the different grades of slope.
2(order in ascending scale)(questions/exercise) ordenar por grado de dificultad
3US(mark)(exercise/test) corregir y calificarI've graded her B — le puse una B
- he tends to grade students up/down — suele poner notas bastante altas/bajas
4graded past p(eggs/produce) clasificado(exercises/tests) escalonados por grado de dificultad British
5US(make more level)(soil/surface) nivelar
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