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(rent)(boat/hall/suit/horse) alquilar(suit/hall/horse/boat) arrendar
- They can offset this saving against the cost of hiring a car for part of the holiday.
- In May, my wife and I hired a car from a rental company at Stansted airport.
- A young man hired a sports car under a false name then crashed at high speed and killed his best friend.
- So on auction day, forget property makeover; instead, hire a few prestige cars and park them up and down the street.
- Alf received it despite never having taken his car or hiring a car abroad.
- On the weekend Adam hired the movie Saving Private Ryan and watched it with the volume up really loud.
- Anglers can obtain permits and hire a boat from John Scotts Shop, Aughagower, Westport.
- We hire a car and drive down the coast to Isla Negra, one of the homes of Chile's most famous poet, Pablo Neruda.
- Men may hire rental cars from the arrival lounge.
- For two couples, it is less expensive to hire a cab or rent a car for a day than for each person to join an organized excursion.
- An excellent and reasonably-priced railway service means there is no need for visitors to hire a car.
- Try hiring an insurance replacement rental car in Buffalo!
- Before travelling, I opted to hire a car via the internet.
- They are interested in hiring a car so they can have the freedom to explore at their leisure.
- The cost of hiring a vintage car or stretch limo for the big day tends to vary from company to company.
1.2(employ)(person/staff) contratarhe has the power to hire and fire — está autorizado para contratar y despedir personal
- I'm on the road a lot and I need help but I can't afford to hire anybody at this early stage of my business.
- The most crucial step in ensuring marketing success is hiring someone to manage and coordinate the effort.
- If you spend, borrow, set up a business, hire someone or get fired, these are actions that matter.
- Selma wanted more corporations to hire her as their primary medical vendor.
- In Hong Kong, a person is defined as underemployed when he or she is hired to work less than 35 hours a week.
- I shared my experience with her on how I once hired someone who was unqualified for a job.
- The third common option is to hire someone who has played at the top level but not had success.
- Although I was hired to help her fit in with the existing culture, it was just a bad match.
- Small businesses won't expand because they'll actually have to pay fair wages to hire workers instead of paying them with options.
- Your subordinates are jerks and I think you should hire me to fire them.
- I can refuse to be the manager and we can hire someone.
- In the end, it's likely that no one - not even the boss who hires you - will read your résumé word for word.
- While smaller firms may be able to use your skills, many of them cannot commit to hiring you on a permanent basis.
- Braden suggests that first-timers hire someone with government experience to jump-start a subcontracting venture.
- He provided Rhodes with a steady income, hiring him as his personal instructor.
- If the Broncos would fire him tomorrow, there would be a line of teams willing to fire their coaches and hire him.
- Irish employers can now hire anyone from the new countries, and many are willing to work for less than their Irish counterparts.
- I tell managers, if you hire someone and it's one too many, you're the one who's going to have to tell that person.
- What made his job search remarkable is that Phelps never met the people who hired him.
- When Scott Wolfe hires someone for a job working a cash register or cutting meat, the odds are, that person was a customer first.
1.3hired past participlehired hand — jornalero masculine
- hired killer / assassin — asesina a sueldo
2→ hire out
- Britain's favourite piano player and master of ceremonies of music television uses it for his own albums and sometimes also hires it out.
- Rather than let them gather dust, management decided to increase revenue by hiring them out.
- We do hire it out for line dancing and different things.
- Successive administrators of Moore's estate hired them out to employers whose payments provided proceeds for the estate.
- To start with at least, we intend to keep running it as it has been by hiring it out to other groups.
- But the centre's committee took the decision to stop hiring it out because of escalating costs and strains on manpower.
- You can perform the work yourself, or you can hire it out to a contractor.
- Out of the holiday season, the club can be hired out for events including birthday and reception parties.
- We might be able to hire it out to other clubs as well and get our money back.
- These may be government-run, but the labour in these prisons can be hired out to corporations.
1(of hall/boat/suit/horse)alquiler masculinearriendo masculinehave you any bikes for hire? — ¿alquilan / arriendan bicicletas?
- [ S ]for hire — (on taxis) libre
- on hire — alquilado
- to let sth out on hire — alquilar / arrendar algo
- hire charge — arriendo
- hire services — servicios de alquiler
- In the days following the pub crawl, hundreds of resumes flooded Aylward's recruiting war room - and resulted in about 35 hires.
- In short order that strategy yielded 47 entry-level hires for his 225-employee company.
- All accommodation, travel, car hire and travel insurance can be booked through Perfect Places.
- Meanwhile, back at the airport, the cost of car hire and charter flights out of Ireland are savage in comparison with our neighbours.
- This includes return flights from Dublin via Newark, 14 nights accommodation, six-day convertible car hire, taxes and insurance.
- Architects contemplating their first hires should do a budget based on revenues and operating costs plus the projected salaries.
- Without car hire, but with accommodation in the more centrally-located two-star Hotel Bajamar, this costs €1,598.
- A car from the boat hire company will collect them from the train station for an extra cost of €5, and bring them to Lake Fluessen.
- Getting around Italy is relatively easy and cheap, although car hire prices are on the rise.
- Travellers will also be able to book hotels, car hire, insurance and other travel services through the site.
- It's not surprising, then, that when Gianforte made his first three hires, in March 1998, he hired salespeople - and only salespeople.
- It is the cheapest of the respectable car hire firms and recommended.
- I read, or at least skim, many of these publications, since it's usually interesting to learn about new faculty hires and recent publications.
- This includes international and internal flights and accommodation mentioned above, car hire and the Grand Canyon Picnic tour.
- Cardholders can also get reductions in shops, theatres, car hire outlets and restaurants.
- It also includes a seven day car hire and a connecting flight from Port Elizabeth to Capetown.
- Car hire is only available with a driver in Phnom Penh and Angkor Wat.
- Haifa and Ecuador however charge berth hire by ship length.
- I never thought that recruiting would be affected, but we've made a significant number of professional hires on the Internet this year.
- However, could it be that these registrations are going into car hire fleets?
2(payment)alquiler masculinearriendo masculine
3US(new employee)recién contratado masculinerecién contratada feminine
- When BMW began investing in Leipzig in 2002, few of its new hires came from the ranks of the unemployed.
- In general, the employees who quit were more recent hires who weren't as invested in the company.
- There is an apprentice program in the body shop and all new hires are skilled-trades workers.
- Even with a recent number of new hires, the average tenure of conference directors is nearly a decade.
- From initial performance reviews of new hires, it is determined that the employees' average proficiency in problem solving is 25 percent.
- Sadly, the incompetence of many technical design staffs extends beyond new hires.
- Now, junior employees, called ‘new hires,’ operate the remote controls.
- Many other companies use similar titles for even line level employees and new hires from college.
- Not only should companies check new hires but also current employees and contractors.
- ‘Some 30 years ago, only 9 percent of new CEOs were outside hires,’ says Sessa.
- Before the XFL had teams or players, its Web site was stocked with information about new hires.
- In a poll of employers for employability skills for new hires, interpersonal skills ranked highest in level of importance.
- Ask your newest hires to make a presentation, and reward them for asking fresh questions.
- It now finds about 60% of its hires through employee referrals.
- Two of three respondents report that they listen to employee recommendations in recruiting new hires.
- Employees are also rewarded for drumming up new hires and new business.
- Saying no requires dedication; so does persuading recent hires to turn down a quick windfall.
- According to other estimates, a majority of all recent hires have been off the tenure track.
- The team that meets that daily mission is a mix of active-duty, Guard, Reserve, civilian employees, local hires and contractors.
- She addressed the weakness by creating a mentoring program that matched new hires with experienced workers.
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