In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(be on the watch for)here are some bargains to look out for … — esté atento y no se pierda estas gangas …
- look out for her at the station — fíjate a ver si la ves en la estación
- we were warned to look out for thieves — nos advirtieron que tuviéramos cuidado con los ladrones
- common pitfalls to look out for — errores comunes de los que hay que cuidarse
2US(protest on behalf of)salir en defensa de
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