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(visitor)invitado masculineinvitada femininemasculine invitado Chilefeminine invitada Chilemasculine huésped Chilemasculine alojado Chilefeminine alojada Chilewe had guests — teníamos invitados
- guest of honor — invitado de honor
- The guests present on the occasion tried to resolve the dispute amicably but all the efforts to motivate the groom proved futile, the eyewitnesses said.
- The pet monkey was an occasional guest at dinner parties.
- On special occasions or when guests are visiting, the Vietnamese serve rice wine, beer, soft drinks, or coffee.
- The sun shone brightly for the entire afternoon and the guests thoroughly enjoyed the occasion.
- On one occasion the distinguished guests gathered with him round the table were excited at the prospect of hearing some new and sparkling aphorism fall from his lips.
- My grandmother did attend, appropriately corsaged, and we have photos of her sitting in one of the plastic chairs graciously visiting with guests.
- When guests visit you, it is polite to welcome them with kind words and serve them what you have.
- Fried chicken, however much touted as the southern dish, was a food reserved for Sunday dinner guests and special occasions.
- On some occasions the guest lists have appeared wilfully eclectic.
- Some unexpected guests paid a visit to Tramore on Monday.
- KT would sleep in the guest bedroom when she visited.
- I would never knowingly offend a guest at such an occasion and Stephen, quite rightly, felt he could not allow my marks to pass without mounting a spirited defence of his organisation.
- Ticket holders wishing to bring a friend will receive three vouchers that invite a guest to attend a B grade game for only £5!
- The trio is supplemented by visits from numerous eclectic guests.
- The school's hall was decorated with balloons for the occasion and the guests all enjoyed a buffet and drinks.
- His mother and sister visited Ireland as guests of the State and travelled from Kerry to Letitia's native Maynooth, Co Kildare.
- When he is using the studio, guests are invited to visit him and watch him work.
- They would sing, dance, and even strip naked at social occasions to provoke distinguished guests into offering donations.
- The association would be pleased to hear from anyone who feels able to host guests over the three-night visit.
- Try out the Orange Kiss Me Cake for a special occasion for extra special guests.
1.2(in restaurant, on journey etc)invitado masculineinvitada femininebe my guest!
- may I borrow your pen? — be my guest! — ¿me prestas el bolígrafo? — ¡por supuesto! / ¡(no) faltaba / faltaría más!
- Or, start them off with more familiar foods: some pizza restaurants allow young guests to add their own toppings.
- Most restaurants cater to guests, but the idea of making sure employees are happy, too, is a rather unique concept.
- There were about five guests in the restaurant, which much looked like a camping cafeteria to me, and three of them were ready to leave, leaving behind wrappers of chocolate bars.
- We tried to figure out what circumstance would warrant a restaurant guest standing on a toilet seat.
- Waiters are instructed not to interrupt conversations - between dining guests or between a customer and someone on the phone.
- Describing how he built up his wealth through saving and making investments, he said he often did not use his subsistence allowances because he ate meals as a guest of restaurants.
- It will cover pecuniary and non-pecuniary damage to hotel and restaurant guests, customers and visitors.
- The waiter at the hotel applied this simple wisdom to enhance not only the experience of savoring the delicacy but also the quality of service for the restaurant guests.
- The restaurant will cater to guests on ‘first come first serve’ basis.
- The pair, Lee Kane and Mary Davenporf, bop around the restaurant, serving guests in casual clothes, while welcoming people with open smiles.
- It offers entertainment, displays and behind the scenes tours as well as a casual bar area and a separate seated restaurant for guests.
- My Husband had come as one of the guests from the restaurant they both worked at.
- I was fortunate enough to dine as a guest of the restaurant and therefore etiquette demands that I don't review the meal.
- Tunes from Broadway musicals from that period gently resonate in the restaurant and transport guests back across the Pacific into the New York of the last century.
- Overall, Home Steak was a pleasant experience and the waiters' obvious familiarity with many of their guests confirmed that this restaurant is a place to go back to.
- Our foursome took a corner of the huge table of guests at a Korean restaurant on the Holloway Road, just a stagger from Highbury and Islington Station.
- The restaurant guests seem to be a lot of older foreign tourists, so the atmosphere is a little stilted.
- And then I thought, but the true stars are this restaurant's fine guests - you, mes amis.
- Consecutively, the images of his present popped back into place: trees, restaurant guests, tables, and lastly, a worried looking Finn.
- Professional magicians could be spotted these days at beach resorts and posh restaurants regaling guests awaiting their food.
2(in hotel)masculine huéspedcliente masculineclienta feminine
3(non-member)invitado masculineinvitada femininebefore noun guest night — velada en que los socios de un club pueden llevar invitados
- guest speaker — conferenciante invitado
4Television Radioinvitado masculineinvitada feminineguest artist — artista invitada
1aparecer como invitadoI've been invited to guest on his show — voy a aparecer como invitado en su show
- And flying by the seat of his pants by guesting with a band with which he had never played, Ben Hazelton, a bassist of some considerable excellence, provided cover for the bass chair.
- Tomorrow, I shall be mostly guesting on the B3ta radio show on Resonance FM in the London area, with a large folder containing various tales of mirth and woe for anyone foolish enough to be listening.
- This week I was supposed to be guesting on the blog of some friends, as well as replying to a growing pile of e-mails, paying bills and other.
- We wonder if everyone who guested on that album will be claiming they won the Grammy…
- An American talk show host, guesting on the BBC, is arguing with a caller.
- As well as his impending appearance on BBC television he will also be guesting on BBC Radio Ulster for a week, presenting one of their regular music and chat shows.
- Donnie was guesting in one of my Wilderness Walks television programmes and despite the fact he had performed a song called Nightfall on Marsco he had never actually climbed the hill.
- A fan since the age of 14, he finally met Dave Brock in 2003 after inviting him to guest on his LBC radio show.
- Mac is also a helluva nice guy as I found out when he and I guested on Paul Harris's radio show last year in Vegas - and he's clever, too.
- Norah Jones, guesting in her unknown, pre-Grammy days, drops by to croon I Walk the Line and a soporific Tennessee Waltz.
- Maz Murray is an excellent female vocalist who guests on the show.
- Peter Cook was invited to guest on the programme on the strength of the notorious Derek and Clive recordings, which shared with punk a kind of adolescent, deliberately puerile nihilism.
- I knew that their frontman Mau had guested on Cuba's album, but could find no further information.
- If all goes well, I'll be guesting on Radio Ulster's Seven Days round table on Sunday chewing the fat over the coming election on both sides of the water!
- Back in 1999 they were signed to Virgin and label-mates Gomez guested on their album.
- John had guested on the hit Lola and hung on until a surprise second coming in 1975 when the album Soap Opera and the single Everyone's a Star rekindled their earlier American success.
- By 1988 she was guesting on national television's New Year's Eve national lottery, run by the Finanza, the same tax authorities that last week put her in handcuffs.
- He has guested on records by Sting, George Michael and Carmel and played with jazz greats like Dizzy Gillespie, Gil Evans, Clark Terry and Quincy Jones.
- His first break came when he guested on the popular Radio Eireann programme ‘Ceili House’ many years ago.
- Not too long ago I played some of this for a friend, who was interested when he saw that Liz Fraser of the Cocteau Twins guested on one or two tracks.
- The idea was to get a better understanding of exactly what guests did during their stay.
- In a special drive to embrace digital photography and printing, Hewlett-Packard is giving hotel guests free use of its digital cameras during their stay.
- In 40% of these cases, there is unintentional overbooking because guests have extended their stay.
- However, local managers refused to say how many people had been leaving early because of the outbreak and how many guests were staying in the hotel.
- The roof had a couple holes in it, and the useable rooms for guests to stay in totaled six, after you took away the rooms designated for the staff.
- A throng of cheering fans gathered outside for hours just to catch a glimpse of their hero and 60 guests stayed at the hotel overnight to see him.
- Others pointed out one of the buildings close to the first attack is a hotel - what about guests who were staying for the long Labor Day weekend?
- While short-term tenants will pay more, guests staying for a minimum of six months are being offered discounts of up to 40 per cent.
- The first step is to estimate an occupancy rate or the number of nights a year you can reasonably expect guests to stay in your establishment.
- If a guest should stay eight times at any Oberoi Hotel, they are entitled to a complimentary stay for two nights at an Oberoi Resort.
- A team of professionals cook, clean and cater for guests during their stay.
- That program is expected to replace the current free-room-night reward when guests stay nine nights.
- Weekends, she says, are mostly booked by guests staying in the hotel and the regular clientele tend to have their appointments during the week.
- However, he had infected his brother-in-law, two nurses in the hospital, and seven guests who had stayed on the same floor of the hotel.
- But don't sweat it - a number of hotels loan out the popular digital music devices to guests during their stay.
- The Myrtles is now a bed and breakfast, so guests can stay in these rooms and see if the ghosts come out and play.
- No apartments were available and most hotels permitted a guest to stay only 5 days.
- The Diana Group has contracted with Bangkok-Pattaya Hospital to provide quality care to guests staying at the resort.
- A surge in the number of foreign guests staying in Japanese hotels has pushed up occupancy rates at leading hotels and bolstered their bottom lines.
- Le Terrace, as the hotel is also called, already has 120-130 guests staying in it including about 15 from overseas.
- It was the most uncivil exchange I've ever heard on a talk radio show between a host and a regular guest.
- Now sex workers regularly appear on television programs as guests and meet with government ministers.
- As a broadcaster, he also gets books signed by his radio guests when he can.
- Radio and television talk shows remain popular as guests and listeners continue the search for success.
- He seems to be a regular guest on some BBC radio programmes on environmental matters, so he is not an ivory tower scribbler.
- He recently completed a 60-date UK stage tour, and is a regular guest on radio and television.
- The other night on your radio program, your guest noted that you perform a very important public service by disseminating information of this type.
- The radio studios will be able to accommodate three guests at a time and up to four studios can broadcast to the UK simultaneously.
- He's a regular guest on many different talk shows in the US.
- The other two guests on the program were a famous crosstalk comedian, and a urologist.
- You also can hear him as a guest on Sporting News Radio.
- He admits that he enjoys analysing India's cricket performance with regular guests on the programme.
- You are the guest of an Asian presenter on a multi-cultural radio programme.
- There will be plenty of live guests on the programme, with lively opinions on offer.
- It also offers an easily accessible interview facility for radio and television guests.
- His books and films earned him a following among naive romantics, and he became a guest on national television shows.
- He can even be heard regularly on the radio airwaves as a guest.
- It has a superficial historical accuracy, but the characters talk like daytime television guests rather than major political figures.
- In addition to writing on the subject of school choice, Merrifield is a frequent guest on television and radio programs in which the issue is discussed and debated.
- She has appeared as a military consultant for NBC and CNN and as a guest on several television programs.
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