In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(communication)mensaje masculinea message of support — un mensaje de apoyo
- would you like to leave a message, can I take a message? — ¿quiere dejar algo dicho?
- could you give him a message? — ¿podría darle un recado?
- to get the message — entender
2(of novel, song)mensaje masculinethe message of the Gospel — el mensaje del Evangelio
3Britishinformal, dialect(errand)to run a message for sb — hacerle un recado a algn
- to do the messages — hacer la compra
1enviar un mensaje de texto
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