In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(fear/improve/increase/admire) enormemente(admire/increase/improve/fear) muchogreatly concerned — profundamente preocupado
- she was greatly influenced by Eliot — estuvo influida en gran medida por Eliot
- the quality is greatly superior — la calidad es muy superior
- This was a beautiful, moving film and the music contributed greatly to its power.
- Thoughts on any suitable strategies or war stories would be greatly appreciated.
- The other essential is a pond, which greatly increases the diversity of garden life.
- As the weight of traffic has greatly increased I find this should be a necessity now.
- It was then I noticed exactly who was working the door, and it shocked me greatly.
- One could tell she had greatly admired the skills of other sportsmen and women.
- If you could find a moment to mention it on your journal, I'd greatly appreciate it.
- The Greenland climate is greatly influenced by the amount of heat released by the sea.
- Numerological significance can greatly add to the power of the runes when used in magic.
- The performance of this play in the following year greatly increased his notoriety.
- I respect you greatly and very much admire what you have achieved in so many places.
- After that his manners greatly improved, and he became very fond of their dog, Timmy.
- I greatly regret not allowing something to happen which would have been good for both of us.
- Mary was very much at the centre of the family circle and she will be greatly missed by all.
- This picture was greatly admired by the King of France who above all else was a lover of art.
- Other maintenance jobs which will greatly improve the look of your lawn can also be done in spring.
- There is also the greatly increased pollution these measures are known to create.
- The fabric of the building must have suffered greatly from the recent extremes of weather.
- An honest ability in the maintenance of small things is greatly to be respected.
- It will greatly enhance the ability of public health staff to deal with future incidents.
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