In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(system/situation) idealthat would be ideal for me — para mí eso sería ideal
- In reality, this ideal comparison group does not exist.
- Mathematics concerns mental activity, not some ideal realm of independently existing entities.
- Ninety-two percent of women said dependability is a desirable characteristic in an ideal mate.
- Such a system would be ideal for any school as children too would be saved the embarrassment of being singled out for resource room training.
- I was 18 years old at the time I met Rick, and my petite frame seemed ideal for modeling.
- Korea's location is ideal for foreign businessmen seeking market opportunities in the Asia Pacific region.
- This model proved to be ideal for those who have to scan multi-page text documents, magazine illustrations for the Web, and standard photographs.
- The black and white colour combination is classic but ideal for the younger lady for it is the colour to be seen in this, and every other, season.
- Only 2,000 crossblade models have been built and it comes with a completely waterproof interior, ideal for the normal British summer.
- In your ideal fantasy world there will be people dancing around in circles, holding hands with daisy chains in their hair.
- Otherwise, the concept was ideal for providing theatre experience for young actors.
- It's a place of friendship, an ideal city of the imagination.
- These organizations can make you aware of internship opportunities, which are ideal for giving you experience and exposure into the industry.
- In an ideal world we can fantasise about replicating the idyllic childhoods of the past, but the horrible truth is that we can no longer afford that fantasy.
- This 14 oz steak, complete with mussels, squid and the like, is ideal for those who can't decide.
- Therein lies the gap between ideal principle and business reality.
- As a director you want to put on great plays to attract great actors and Mr Pinter is absolutely ideal for that.
- The sentimental and emotional atmosphere captivated them and induced them to seek in death an ideal dream world, transcending reality.
- The completed homes would be ideal for first time buyers and those interested in investing in a weekend retreat.
- From past experience, the ideal candidate is likely a college student or recent college grad.
- And while the calm waters were not ideal for sailing, they were perfect for cruising.
- Light and easy to wear, this beachwear classic is ideal for perfecting that all-over-tan.
- Even in its most radical form, the politics of representation always presupposes an abstract or ideal state that would act as guarantor of its chosen representations.
- Both major political parties have already aired the concept of vouchers, and diagnostics would be ideal for a pilot.
- No doubt a pole would be absolutely ideal for crucians and possibly give even better presentation.
- Those stories, I never enjoyed them as much as she presumed - it was too ideal to be a reality.
- This is where we need to come out from the ideal world and talk reality.
- For a poet content to dwell in the gap between an inner and outer reality and between ideal and real worlds, nostalgia for the past must not monopolize one's identity.
- Jen is an essential element of Confucianism and represents an ideal state in which an individual maintains harmonious social relationships with his fellow men.
- Gun positions that are ideal for range and coverage might not be suitable because of intervening features and masking fire.
- The concept appears ideal for the wide variety of actions that an expeditionary US military force may face in the twenty-first century.
- The classic alien-spacecraft shape turned out to be ideal for an airship developed to photograph hard-to-reach corners of big buildings.
1(idea of perfection)ideal masculine
- Gagarin was pushed by the Soviets as the epitome of the Communist ideal.
- Gisele Bundchen took to the catwalks and glossy perfection once more became the ideal.
- Everyone thought of him as the perfect ideal of the American citizen.
- In the mind's ear, one has an ideal of the perfect performance of a piece.
- Or do we do a little of both, going back and forth, and back again, from moral intuition to principled ideal?
- Otherwise, collective security remained more an ideal than a reality as the twentieth century ended.
- We more readily fight for something we own than over a high-minded ideal.
- This dogma was part of the reaction against the ideals and principles of the Russian Revolution.
- Affordable housing is an ideal rather than a reality.
- It must be remembered that as a profession, we have the highest ideals and standards to uphold.
- The ideal of universal education dies hard, but Labour has done its best to bury it.
- Or perhaps the nuclear family has always been more of an ideal than a reality.
- The world's women are on the forefront of making this ideal a reality.
- Democrats like to blather interminably about democracy, which presumably represents their ideal.
- By adding project extranet capabilities to the core CAD applications, the company has helped make that ideal a working reality for many firms.
- Although it is based on the parables of Jesus, it lays down principles and ideals for living that are relevant to all faiths.
- The democratic principle in this form expresses an ideal of citizenship rather than a standard of liberal legitimacy.
- Ms Toynbee works on that fantastic assumption underlying the ideal of universal education, that everyone can be and wants to be and therefore should be educated.
- Yet they all fought for the same sort of ideals and principles as those in the International Brigades.
- Equality between the sexes is an ideal, not a reality.
- These are no longer simply liberal ideals; they are essential weapons in the war on neo-terror.
- Sure, the ideal would be perfect control of documents as they get passed around and changed.
- Freedom of the press from state interference should be a cherished ideal in a constitutional republic.
- Mere arguments about ‘sustainable use’ may be more of a utopian ideal than a possible reality.
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