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(arouse)(love/confidence) inspirar(respect/fear) inspirar(respect/fear) infundir(hope/courage) infundirto inspire sb with sth
- the news inspired us with new hope — la noticia nos infundió nuevas esperanzas
- she doesn't inspire me with confidence — no me inspira confianza
- The art of the Baroque explores the wild and joyful feelings inspired by the end of winter and this is displayed in the fabrics and textures of the new fashions.
- So why do certain animals invoke admiration while others inspire pity or disdain?
- What if the other party nominates a candidate whose record doesn't inspire confidence with respect to national security?
- Just reading the name inspires feeling of pity - imagine sharing your middle name with a town most famous for having an unusually large bus station.
- I'm feeling a little lost and alone right now, which I didn't realise until the movie inspired the feelings in me.
- Little in this record was calculated to inspire enthusiasm among the electors of the Ulivo coalition, let alone those who had voted against it.
- Some saying that a turn over in those key positions might help inspire confidence here at the White House.
- What inspired that feeling and that feeling itself make up the raw data with which our minds work - acknowledged, analyzed, they keep us on track.
- The word inspires feelings of hostility among many Christians here in the United States.
- Witney is a town that, whilst undergoing change that at times can be traumatic, inspires affection and loyalty in its residents.
- ‘No problem’ in America created apprehension, but in Bulgaria it inspired confidence.
- He inspires love and loyalty, makes a strategic marriage but never loses sight of his boyhood love Hephaistion and never loses his eye for a pretty boy.
- I want to know how he did it; I want to know how he rose to such an all-powerful position and inspired the fanatical love and worship from so many of his followers.
- All I will say is that he was a leader who inspired love and loyalty and keep us fighting, 18 hours a day, over five weeks to victory.
- The coy reticence that he exhibits when asked the tough questions about his position don't inspire confidence in his motives and agenda.
- But they've left it late, and their track record doesn't inspire confidence.
- It inspires feelings of affection and loyalty and such feelings are to be valued, not carelessly disregarded.
- This way also probably inspires a feeling of equality, which is what today's woman seeks.
- The gearbox is tight, but positive and the steering inspires confidence.
- The judges were powerful men and their social rank and position inspired loyalty.
1.2(influence, encourage)estimularto inspire sb to sth
- it inspired us to renewed efforts — nos sirvió de estímulo / de acicate para redoblar nuestros esfuerzos
- what inspired you to do that? — ¿qué te llevó / movió a hacer eso?
- Taking a breath, I began to sing, letting Brody Armstrong's voice fill my head and inspire me to sing.
- However, their recent press advertising campaign inspires one to blog.
- We're creatively inspired by these really thorny issues.
- I was inspired by my creative writing class to write a chapter-by-chapter plot of the revision.
- I've also inspired one of my friends to get back into it.
- The ArtAbout group was formed in 1999 by Northern Rivers artists who wanted to share ideas and inspire one another.
- Discerning, astute, uncompromising, his leadership inspired one to venture against all odds.
- There's something about mountains, the way they inspire us, fill us with hopes and dreams.
- I was inspired by their ability to survive the Canadian winters and was always curious about what they wore on their feet.
- It's no secret these are roughly analogous to major chakra points, and they've even inspired me on my creative ventures.
- They all encouraged my creativity and inspired me in many ways.
- The challenge inspires me to urge the government to decide boldly to go ahead with the Bid.
- He spoke briefly about the things which inspired him to begin his film making career, and then let his creations do his talking for him.
- As such, I am inspired by the creative solutions of many companies protecting their intellectual property.
- Let them stimulate your creativity and inspire you to begin a certification project in your own association.
- The balconies are empty, but these romantic houses inspire me.
- Instead, after interviewing Juliette, her life story and philosophy inspired us to make it our feature story.
- Pat's athletic ability inspired him to use his talents for the betterment of many local charities and so began a lifetime of running marathons for both worthy local causes and national charities.
- Some courses are poorly marketed and hardly inspire one to join.
- It displays the workings of the press in a way that inspires one to never believe a word he reads again.
1.3(give inspiration for)(painting/music/writing) inspirarthis song was inspired by something that happened to me — esta canción está inspirada en algo que me sucedió
- a work clearly inspired by Renaissance art — una obra de inspiración claramente renacentista
- the Bible is said to be divinely inspired — se dice que la Biblia fue escrita por inspiración divina
- Burberry says its 2002 collections were inspired by the inimitable style of London in the 1960s.
- This mood sharply contrasts last season's hard, flat, angular styles, which were inspired by the 1980s, said Gray.
- Constructed in 1921 in a style inspired by Tang Dynasty architecture, the building was listed as a Grade 3 heritage site in 1988.
- That rise was inspired by the launch of the company's NavStream 3000 platform, which allows accurate indoor and outdoor positioning across a range of devices.
- Bell relays the brothers' story in broad pantomime style, with costumes inspired by the Victorian era's Orientalist notions.
- A Scottish author whose novel inspired one of the most controversial movies in cinema history has revealed he is to write a sequel.
- His costume, boots, pants all were inspired by the style of that period.
- Heading this new effort to bring styles inspired by the famous professional golfer to the market is David Capano, a former senior executive at Vantage.
- The film inspired two sequels and a cult TV series.
- It was his time in the minors that Boras says inspired his no-holds-barred negotiating style.
- His textiles were presented in a style inspired by various traditional clothes in Asia.
- Its style was heavily inspired by the Dogme films from Denmark.
- The collection is inspired by colour and styles of various international cricket teams and features cartoon characters in some truly explosive cricket action.
- Prague was the only city in which an architectural style inspired by Cubism developed.
- These plaits and twists are inspired by African tribal styles, with a hint of Asia and sometimes even South America.
- Asante's decision to make her central character an 18-year-old racist white girl was inspired by the rise in girl gang crime a few years ago.
- Even more backward-looking are the works inspired by the styles of other artists, such as the watercolors he created in Venice, with their clear echoes of Turner.
- His style combines Mannerist formulas inspired by his years in Rome with a breadth of handling in the tradition of late Titian and Tintoretto.
- The style is inspired by a futuristic vision of the world as depicted by the TV shows and films of the swinging sixties.
- For instance, seeing O'Toole and Burton spar in the pro-cleric film Beckett helped inspire my studies of medieval history.
2Physiology(oxygen/air) inspirar(oxygen/air) aspirar
- In the current study, breathing pattern was measured using a pneumotachograph attached to a T piece while the patient inspired supplemental oxygen.
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