In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1malentendido masculineI repeat, lest there be any misunderstanding — lo repito, para que no haya ningún malentendido
- they had a misunderstanding — tuvieron una diferencia
- misunderstanding about sth — malentendido sobre algo
- But I can understand how this misunderstanding happened
- This allows me to meet each student outside of lecture, correct misunderstandings, and catch errors in the forms.
- I want to correct a misunderstanding or mistake that may have been made in answer to question No.1.
- Summarise information to show patients they have been heard, and give them an opportunity to correct any misunderstandings.
- Were I to learn faster, I would now know better than to correct people's grammatical misunderstandings.
- They do not know what went wrong, how to correct misunderstandings or what steps need to be taken to make things right again.
- To correct his misunderstanding and misperceptions I have addressed the following open letter to him which touches upon some key concepts and basic points.
- His accomplished studies of human failure and misunderstanding are more than mere reels of celluloid.
- They are open to misunderstandings, misinterpretations, misgivings and mistakes.
- In part this was due to misunderstandings and to failures of communication.
- It is only right that a few myths and misunderstandings are corrected.
- The premier himself and the interpreter soon realized the misunderstanding and corrected the translation, to the amusement of everyone involved.
- This is best done in a tentative fashion, allowing the person to correct any misunderstandings.
- ‘We understand that the misunderstanding arose from the use of different types of terminology, and apologise for any confusion caused,’ she said.
- I couldn't even begin to understand what his misunderstanding was.
- The idea that mutual assured destruction is a policy choice shows a complete misunderstanding of the basic facts of existence.
- It is even difficult to tell whether these exchanges are promoting mutual understanding or increasing the misunderstandings.
- She said the lack of understanding or the misunderstanding of reporting procedures has, in some cases, led to unnecessarily prolonged investigations.
- Later he simply couldn't be bothered to correct the misunderstanding.
- This has resonated with audiences who find it cathartic - British sitcoms traditionally deal in failure, disappointment and misunderstanding.
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