In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(aim, purpose)intención femininepropósito masculinevoting intentions — intención de voto
- it was not my intention to cause trouble — no fue mi intención ocasionar problemas
- I have every intention of going — tengo la firme intención de ir
- I don't have the slightest intention of telling her — no tengo la menor intención de decírselo
- I have no intention of writing to them — no tengo intenciones de escribirles
- I did it with the best (of) intentions — lo hice con la mejor intención (del mundo)
- if I offended you, it was quite without intention — si la ofendí, fue sin querer / sin intención
- his intentions are strictly honorable — viene con buenas intenciones
- It should be kept in mind, however, that this was more a statement of the Kremlin's intentions than a specific plan of action.
- Can you remember a time when someone was poised to take over a major power with so little known about their plans and intentions?
- He said that there were no plans, intentions, desires, or need for any increases greater than inflation.
- The government announced their intentions for strengthening of democratic institutions.
- By tradition, we want to start the year by sharing with you our plans and intentions for the future.
- We actually have intentions and plans to make new music.
- A surprising turn of events may change your plans and intentions today.
- We need to ensure the intention of the planning inspector is carried out.
- Three days after declaring her intention to stand as leader of the SNP, everyone wants a piece of her.
- Last night he announced his intention to stand down as leader of the Labour party in Wales.
- The automaker is hinting that it considers a recall unnecessary and plans to announce its intentions next week.
- As too often happens with the best intentions, the plans got tripped up by technicalities.
- One of the plan's main intentions is to reunite Hull with its best asset - the waterfront.
- A surprising turn of events may change your plans and intentions.
- The local context, scripts, plans, and intentions of the actor are central to this analysis.
- They boarded trucks in Mumbai, armed with rods and cycle chains, openly announcing their intentions.
- Sometimes on the vital subject of his plans and intentions, there is no means available other than espionage.
- In my view, the proposal conflicts with the intentions of the development plan.
- It was your brother who first soiled our study plan with the lowest intentions.
- We start today with a statement from each of the six who have so far declared their intention to stand.
- Note that this is different than paradoxical intention in which you act out repeatedly what you are overly afraid of doing, such as come home after dark.
- Kamma is intention, and intention is now, which means kamma is being made now, in every waking moment.
- Bypassing the media seems to have been effective in converting voting intention.
- The two bodies of work are quite separate, if not in intention, then definitely in effect.
- It was also pointed out that, in law, motive and intention are distinct concepts.
- Highland says there is no certainty of intention to create a trust on the part of Aldridge.
- It is therefore important that the sincerity of intention must be given due regard.
- In our view it is legitimate to consider motive or its absence in reaching a conclusion on intention.
- What these decisions demonstrate is that the courts do not adhere to a single definition of intention.
- Motive is the reason why a person acts, while intention is his or her mental awareness at the time of the act.
- She tried very hard to keep to the spirit of the Buddha's teachings and maintain purity of intention.
- If practice is undertaken for mental or spiritual gain, that intention will determine the results.
- Exactly, and in this case motive was separated from intention for that very reason.
- This ability fundamentally relies on the concepts of intention and intentionality.
- All that is required is that there be sufficient evidence of lack of intention to dedicate.
- Karma, in this strain of Hinduism, is very definitely a matter of intention and not result.
- I wish the public and organisations of good intention would make their voices heard.
- At no stage was I or my official motivated by any intention to influence the judge.
- There had been, in fact if not intention, a collaborative intelligence corruption.
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