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(donkey/horse) montar(donkey/horse) montarse enI mounted my bicycle and rode off — (me) monté en / me subí a la bicicleta y salí pedaleando
- ‘I will ride ahead,’ he said, mounting his horse, which whinnied and trotted back a few steps.
- ‘My grandfather has horses,’ she said simply, easily mounting the mare.
- She mounted her horse and rode away, satisfied with the transaction she'd just made.
- Scores of students were caught on camera mounting their bicycles either without their helmets, with helmets unfastened or casually slung across their handlebars.
- Managing a nervous smile, Alicia wished him good night, mounted her bicycle and rode home, her mind a muddle of happiness and apprehension.
- Pat offered to drive him to the vicarage and back, but he was adamant in refusal, mounted his bicycle, and pedalled off.
- He marched down the front steps and mounted his horse before riding off down the street.
- I saw Ashton appear late in the day, mounting the horse Adam had prepared for him, and riding off towards the woods.
- Joe offered up a small prayer of gratitude and mounted the pinto mare.
- Travis mounted his bike and rode down the field towards the path.
- He quickly mounted his horse and rode off to the shack.
- Each morning the boy watched his father mount his horse and ride away toward the Court of Justice.
- After he mounted the elephant, it refused to cross the Bagmati River on its way into exile.
- The sky is rosy as we mount our bikes and set off down the hill in the bracing cold.
- I stormed out of the house, mounted my bike and rode down to the lake.
- But the 50-year-old maintenance man has to mount his bicycle every day to catch the ferry over to Mull every night, where he lives in a caravan.
- Rave saluted the general, mounted his horse and rode back to Fort Nilton.
- He handed Alice the message, mounted his horse and rode away.
- young cyclists mounted their bikes for the British Heart Foundation Junior Charity Bike Ride on Monday, despite the typical Bank Holiday wind and rain.
- Lydon deftly mounted the beast and urged her to about face.
- And when they mounted their ponies and rode away, we were more alarmed than ever, for we feared they had gone for reinforcements.
1.2(ladder/stairs) subir(platform/throne) subir athe car mounted the pavement — el coche se subió a la acera
- Officers were told Jacobson's car had mounted the kerb and it had been swerving before it collided with a lamppost.
- Grazing goats ignore us as we mount the hill toward the church.
- You mount the stairs and pass through the long corridor, the walls of which are thickly lined with photographs of the family and an impressive display of weapons.
- John mounted the stairs to Angela's bedroom, where he once again faced a locked door.
- Sighing, she shifted her grip on the painting and mounted the stairs.
- Without forming any kind of back-up plan or even anything resembling thought, I found myself mounting the stairs that lead to my apartment.
- Carrying a small lantern, she mounted the seventy stairs to her husband's chamber.
- He was alone and heading back to the home of his girlfriend, Charlotte, when the car mounted the verge and hit a tree in the garden of a pair of unoccupied cottages.
- His car mounted a steel safety barrier, cleared a wall and struck the porch of the Davis family's home before ending up on the lawn.
- I would stop all the lorries thundering through the high street and delivery vans mounting the pavements, blocking shop entrances.
- We heard a heavy footfall at the bottom of the stair, but it did not do more than mount the first step.
- The victim was walking along Jubilee Street when the car mounted the pavement, knocking into her and a teenager.
- A 22-year-old local man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after his car mounted the pavement and struck a pedestrian.
- Eight children were injured when a car mounted the pavement in Norwood High Street, after colliding with another vehicle.
- Schoolchildren had to jump out of the way after a car mounted a pavement at Market Hill, Maldon, a court heard on Monday.
- Slowly, Betty mounted the stairs, feeling as if she were in some sort of horror movie.
- She watched him mount the ladder and make his way up, then mounted it herself, pulling herself up away from the concrete, rung by rung.
- The young woman left badly injured when his car struck her after mounting a central reservation is calling for him to be jailed.
- As she was mounting the stairs, keeping a tight hold of the banisters, she realised that there had been five half full cups of tea on the table.
- She was hit by a speeding car which mounted the pavement as she was walking to the shops.
- The two men went through an emergency door to their right, where Lamb mounted a steel ladder and began to climb.
- He had decided she must be sleeping in another room and after pulling himself together had mounted the cellar stairs intending to search the rest of the house.
- She was trapped under the wheels of the car which mounted the pavement and pushed her through a fence as she was walking home with her mother.
- After clearing his head he stomped off to the staircase and mounted the stairs to his room.
- Jennifer made it though the door and mounted the spiral staircase within.
- But then he turned round and mounted the slightly raised platform where the government sits.
- She believed people could have been injured or killed had there been anyone in the lounge, or standing on the pavement, when the car mounted the kerb and rammed into the wall.
- The car mounted the kerb on a bend and crossed on to the other side of the road where it hit the Citroen van.
- Thus it was that at 2.00 pm on the 30th January 1649 Charles mounted the execution platform accompanied only by Bishop Juxon.
- Deputy Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi quickly mounted the podium to move that the conference reject the resignation.
- Then I silently mounted the stairs myself, and crouched two steps from the top to listen.
- It is understood the car mounted a pavement and struck a lamppost but then sped off.
- Police believe the car skidded out of control on ice, mounted the pavement and hit a dry stone wall before flipping over and throwing the driver from the vehicle.
- I glanced at Slyder as we mounted the three front steps to the Thawyer residence.
- Jonathan nodded and began to mount the stairs, feeling his excitement grow with each step.
- The car mounted the kerb before striking the sloped wall at Castleyards and coming to rest on its side in Junction Road.
- Three people are dead and two schoolgirls are fighting for their lives today after a sports car mounted the pavement and collided with a group of pedestrians.
- Travis mounts the stairs hesitantly, leaving Greg and Danielle to sit in silence in the living room.
- They mounted the stairs behind Eric and Jane, and James noticed that Scarlett was getting paler by the minute.
- Tabitha was aware of the change in slope as they mounted the hill, but didn't slow down.
- A pensioner was so drunk behind the wheel of his car he twice mounted the kerb and nearly crashed into a pedestrian crossing, a court heard.
2(telescope/gun/picture) montar(stamp/butterfly) fijar(gem) engarzar(gem) engastar(gem) montar(specimen) colocar en el portaobjetos
- Stained elements were dehydrated in a graded series of alcohols, cleared in xylene, and mounted in histological resin.
- The slides were finally mounted with coverslips and coded for analysis to avoid bias.
- The stained roots were mounted in lactoglycerol onto microscope slides.
- After a final wash, coverslips were mounted in Vectashield mounting medium.
- The slides were then dehydrated and cleared in graded alcohol and xylene, respectively, and mounted with a coverglass.
- Small fragments of liver tissue were placed on slides in a drop of 45% acetic acid, mounted under coverslips and squashed.
- By adhering to the cover slips during mounting, most of the isolated, two-dimensional fossils were usefully oriented into a single focal plane.
- Slides were washed twice with buffer and mounted for microscopy.
- Plant tissue samples were placed on cover slips and mounted in water.
- Sections were counterstained with hematoxylin and mounted in permanent mounting medium.
- The treated millipedes were then mounted between two glass microscope slides using Euparal mounting medium.
- The coverslip was mounted in Vectashield and viewed under a fluorescence microscope.
- The coverslips were mounted, cell side up, on labelled microscope slides.
- Stained and washed cells were maintained on ice until mounted for microscopy.
- Slides were counterstained with hematoxylin and mounted.
- The sections were mounted, stained with toluidine blue, scanned and photographed under a microscope.
- Dehydrated flies were mounted for electron microscopy.
- Slides were counterstained with hematoxylin, dehydrated, and mounted with glass coverslips.
- The root sections were mounted under coverslips using an anti-fade mountant.
- They were then washed with purified water, allowed to dry and mounted onto microscope slides, cells side up.
- Mating takes place at the surface, often an ungainly procedure involving much rolling about and waving of flippers as the amorous male tries to mount the female.
- The males mount the females for one-to two-minute intervals before copulation actually takes place.
- A male would sometimes mount a female three or four times in succession.
- But the public thought, rightly, that this was plain wrong, in much the same way as your dog attempting to mount your cat is plain wrong.
- The bull seemed quite comfortable in his new home and promptly mounted one of the females, much to the delight of everyone.
- Copulations in which the male forcefully mounted the female in the absence of female solicitation were regarded as forced.
- Because the male turkeys were so unnaturally bloated they were unable to mount the female turkeys.
- The luckiest male mounts the female and remains in position for many hours, unless another male manages to prise him off by biting and clawing at him.
- When the male mounts the female he will normally grab and hold her rear quarters, his forelegs wrapped around her waist.
- Both cats growled as the male mounted the great lioness.
- When our male cat tries to mount the female, she hisses and scratches and fights him off - does your female fight?
- This permits the male to mount her back and attempt copulation by curling his abdomen to clasp her genitalia.
- Male seaweed flies, for instance, are more likely to mount females if they have had prior exposure to seaweed.
4(prepare, carry out)(offensive/attack) preparar(attack/offensive) montar(event/campaign) organizar(campaign/event) montar(picket) formar(play) montar(play) poner en escena
- Mrs Dearnley said parents are mounting a campaign to stop the closure going ahead.
- This was an outstanding instance of a private commercial gallery mounting a museum-quality exhibition of a great modernist artist.
- Yet it has recently staged four plays about the 20th century, runs a host of youth and community schemes and is now mounting the first play about foot-and-mouth.
- I suggest he mounts a poster campaign of his own.
- Unlike theatre, in which most productions are built from scratch, the majority of operas are mounted using rented productions that includes sets, props and costumes.
- It will be the third time that the National Palace Museum has mounted exhibitions in a foreign country.
- In addition, special exhibitions were mounted in some twenty institutions in New York City.
- Justice has mounted what looks like a serious antitrust investigation.
- Strict security operations were mounted world-wide in the wake of the attacks.
- Meanwhile six fans were arrested in Bristol after police mounted an operation to contain violence.
- If enough information can be found, the museum hopes to mount an exhibition.
- Then, in May 1944, German airborne forces mounted a daring raid that came close to capturing Tito.
- The World Health Organisation is mounting a campaign to eradicate the wild polio virus from the world by 2005.
- Identity cards would also bring to an end the ludicrously haphazard methods that individual organisations now employ to mount their own security checks.
- However, Luang Prabang is increasing pressure to mount the play during the festival as it has the potential to become a major source of revenue for the city.
- No war was ever fought without casualties and no military operation was ever mounted without self-inflicted tactical errors.
- But as we have demonstrated we will mount checks in the outer areas.
- The World Health Organization has mounted emergency immunization campaigns for cholera, measles and polio to try to head off the worst effects of these diseases in Darfur.
- The event being mounted in Boston is a media spectacle devoid of any real debate or struggle.
- The three main unions are mounting a joint campaign for a 35-hour week, with ballots to follow.
- A security operation was mounted outside schools to protect teachers and pupils.
- The Factory Theatre Artistic Director has mounted more than 30 productions throughout his career and knows a thing or two about staging a play.
- Green Party's Mary White will also mount a strong challenge for the final seat here.
- Palestinian Interior Ministry spokesman Tawfiq Abu Khoussa said Palestinian security forces had mounted a search for them.
- Saintfield residents have mounted a campaign to block plans for two proposed housing developments in the town.
- The fact that the Prime Minister himself is said to have strong-armed London's museums into mounting the festival does not make it inevitable that it will be lousy.
- Did you feel that, whatever the drawbacks, it was still important to mount an Asian play on Broadway?
- Police have mounted a major operation to thwart any security threat to the Games.
- Residents mounted a campaign against the plans, saying a telecommunications mast would not only spoil the landscape but pose a potential health risk.
- In 1996, the museum mounted an exhibition of the Meyerhoff collection.
- Sligo Art Gallery will mount an exhibition of new work by well known Sligo artist Audrey Irwin.
- This newspaper understands that the government is already preparing to mount a campaign to soften up the public in advance of the referendum campaign.
- Irish artists who have yet to mount a solo exhibition at a recognised art gallery are being given an opportunity to do just that by Sligo Art Gallery.
- Cotswold police are mounting a major offensive against violent crime in the run-up to Christmas.
- Flying supplies and reinforcements into the garrison, Slim mounted an overland campaign that gradually broke through to his besieged forces.
- Why then do we continue to mount these plays, so often and with such virtuous resolve?
- Rochester is banished from the court for writing and mounting a play that ridicules Charles II.
- It is the latest in a series of major international exhibitions mounted by the Kerry Museum in recent years.
- To combat this alarming trend, teams of uniformed officers have started mounting random checks on motorists on the main routes in and around York and Selby.
- Every spring, the museum mounts a festival of short film and videos.
- Lesley has been impressed by the all-inclusive attitude to mounting a play at the theatre.
- Welcome to Sanctuary, the most moving and I would predict successful exhibition ever mounted by Glasgow's Museum of Modern Art.
- Race organizers have since mounted an educational campaign to warn runners about the dangers of excessive drinking.
- A heavy security operation will be mounted this week when Prince Charles visits the country.
1.1(increase, grow)(cost/temperature) subir(cost/temperature) elevarse formal(hostility/excitement/alarm) crecer(excitement/alarm/hostility) aumentar
- Her jealously and frustration mounting, Tessa interrupted once more.
- Also watch out for extra costs, as these quickly mount up: our hot buffet breakfast, which was nothing special, came to an eye-watering £40 for two.
- The excitement is mounting, particularly after a couple of signs appeared in the shop window anticipating the event.
- As disposable nappies mount up in landfill sites, and new research questions their suitability for babies in the first place, Rob Edwards considers the alternatives.
- It's astonishing how, when you take yourself out of circulation for a couple of days to nurse a chill, things mount up.
- This can mount up very quickly if not spotted, and leave a farmer in serious financial difficulties.
- However, as anger mounted in the schools and opposition politicians intensified their criticism, there were calls for major protests.
- Over a year this could mount up to an extra 3-4Kg of fat.
- Once the points mount up, you will get invitations to other areas of the city where you will have to do the same thing.
- On a different note, fears were mounting in the county that Tralee General Hospital could be facing possible downgrading and a loss of vital services under a radical new health service report.
- All kinds of obstacles and difficulties can mount up, culminating in hopelessness.
- The astronomical interest rates charged by some credit card and loan companies and the financial pressures of modern living mean debts can mount up at an all-too-alarming rate.
- And problems continued to mount up from abroad as well.
- Italy's churches draw millions of visitors each year and anger is mounting over how some mistreat the nation's religious heritage.
- It's the fourth such event and the excitement is mounting.
- If you have let debts mount up on an array of cards, the solution is to switch to a lower rate credit card.
- The latter can quickly mount up to more than €1,000, particularly if your child goes on one or more foreign school trips per year.
- Airlines charge a percentage of the first-class fare per kilo of any overweight items and the cost of travelling with a 3kg lamp can soon mount up.
- With planning guidelines requiring that a survey be carried out and the cost be borne by the developer before any permission is given, the costs can quickly mount up.
- Step one - Don't throw away your empty cigarette boxes, keep them and let them mount up.
- Community fears are mounting over the proposed foreshore redevelopment and port enhancement.
- If the school has a long list of uniform requirements the costs can mount up rapidly, particularly as the child might quickly grow out of an expensive blazer or need new sports shoes.
- The speed with which penalties mount up actually works against the reduction of outstanding debt.
- As in every town and village in Mayo excitement is mounting in Kiltimagh in the lead up to the All Ireland Football Final next Sunday.
- Excitement mounts as the magic figure of 235 draws near.
- One leading business expert in Hampshire, who is not being named, explained how companies are able to allow such huge debts to mount up.
- Mitch looked up at Zach in disbelief, anger mounting.
- Every time Washington vetoes a UN Security Council resolution seeking justice for the Palestinians, Arab anger mounts against the US.
- Preparations are underway and excitement is mounting as the children of the Village Montessori Pre-School are getting ready for their Christmas outing.
- The excitement was mounting as the day drew near.
- People think they will just pay the minimum payment but then the charges soon begin to mount up.
- A takeaway meal for two can easily cost £20 or more so indulging in one of those every week can soon mount up.
- With the grand opening next month, excitement is mounting in what looks set to be a valuable community facility.
- A penny here and a penny there can soon mount up to a small fortune.
- Despite impressive security measures, fear is mounting, and not just among tenants.
- Excitement is mounting in Bofield and surrounding areas as everyone looks forward to January 1, 2003.
- Excitement is mounting at a Canvey school as pupils prepare for an appearance on TV.
- Fears are mounting over the future of sport on the south bank of the Humber after it emerged that one of the area's biggest sports centres may have to close.
- Frustration is mounting among local skaters as facilities at Five Dock Park fall into disrepair and council promises to upgrade them go unfulfilled.
- And excitement is mounting among those travelling back to Mayo for what should be a memorable few days.
- As the murders mount up, the Minneapolis cops swing into action.
- Wait any longer and the fines really begin to mount up - a £60-a-day additional penalty has been threatened this year!
1.2mounting present participle(cost/expenditure) cada vez mayor(expenditure/cost) crecienteamidst mounting speculation — en medio de crecientes rumores
2(climb onto horse)montar
3literary(rise)ascender formalsubiras we mounted higher — a medida que ascendíamos formal
1.1(horse, donkey)montura femininemonta feminine
- I landed on my feet and calmed my mount, trying to lead her forward.
- He turned his mount back to the city and galloped away.
- Some soldiers had saved their mounts by hiding them on farms; other horses had been sequestered in countries far and wide.
- Margie Engle was riding her Sydney Olympic mount, Hidden Creek's Perin.
- Pia has had her mount longer than any of her team mates, and that relationship served the pair well throughout the team competition.
- They quickly jumped on their mounts and rode out of the city, not looking back until they had safely reached the ridge.
- He took the class lead when he rode his mount, Éclair, to a penalty-free ride in 54.582 seconds.
- The five of them dug their heels into the flanks of their mounts.
- They were prized as racing and riding mounts for warriors and tribal leaders.
- Madden and her new mount Conquest II topped the field of 63 horses in the one-round speed event.
- Though she was confident in her mount's abilities, she says bringing home the gold was a surprise.
- Living amidst the harsh steppes had bred hardy riders as well as mounts - horses that were said to be able to outrun the wind itself.
- When the gap came, Fallon guided his mount through and the horse accelerated well to the line.
- Hoke turned his mount and rode back to find the others.
- Her mount bolted, unseating her but her foot was entangled in a stirrup.
- As they drew closer, he could see the rider huddled over the neck of his mount.
- Theroux hung back, keeping the reins tight in his hands, and his mount at a slow trot.
- During his surveying days, he used to pick up mounts from livery stables owned by Ernest and Emma Julian.
- Rider Pablo Morales was also unseated when his mount Pavlina fell over Happy Face.
- I relished each snort and stomp from our mounts as we rode along the grey dusty road.
- Kieren Fallon, Sir Michael's number-one jockey, takes the mount on both runners.
- Jockey Alan Daly, who did ride on Saturday, picked up two mounts on horses that other jockeys had refused to ride in protest of the low purses.
- Maryland-based jockey Ramon Dominguez will retain the mount.
- Richard Hughes picks up the mount after jockey Olivier Peslier was injured this week.
- French champion jockey Dominique Boeuf won the challenge with two winning mounts.
- Win's Fair Lady is trained by Bobby Barbara and jockey Richard Migliore has the mount.
- Ricky Frazier won the riding title with 109 wins, and his 555 mounts earned $1,208,018.
- Arroyo has ridden 124 winners this year from 1,001 mounts.
- Ben Russell finished second in the jockey standings with 100 wins from 445 mounts.
- Officials from the track contacted jockeys later that evening to determine who would accept mounts at Tuesday's draw for Thursday's races.
- With 112 wins from 407 mounts, Clifton Berry finished atop the jockey standings.
- Albarado entered Thursday in second place on Keeneland Race Course's jockey standings with 11 wins from 60 mounts.
- Jockey Travis Dunkelberger enjoyed a record afternoon on Wednesday at Timonium when he rode seven winners from nine mounts.
- His 53 wins from 155 mounts earned him the leading jockey title.
- For Dos Ramos, the victory made up for a day of hard luck, as the jockey lost all three of his regularly scheduled mounts on the card due to scratches.
- He could achieve his goal on Sunday; he is set to ride seven mounts on the nine race card at the Northern California oval.
- Jimmy Quinn, his usual jockey, takes the mount.
- Jockey Frankie Dettori will have the mount aboard the three-year-old Kentucky-bred son of Wild Rush.
- Regular jockey Jeremy Rose has the mount on Afleet Alex in the Juvenile and the pair will start from post three in the field of eight.
- He is named on two mounts on Thursday at Churchill and is scheduled to ride during the Ellis Park meeting, which begins on July 12.
- Jockey John Velazquez has the mount on the half brother to Group 1 winner Sophisticat in the one-mile event, carded as the fifth race.
- Norman also said New York-based jockey Edgar Prado will come in for the mount replacing regular rider Jamie Theriot.
- Pedro Alvarado won the jockey title with 122 wins from 576 mounts, which earned $1,806,064 in purses.
2.1(for machine, lathe, gun)soporte masculine
- The company specialises in the supply of professional television and video camera mounts.
- He takes a piece of soft plastic and replaces the rubber mount.
- The mounts are available through your local hardware stores.
- Place the front and rear base mounts in their proper place on the receiver.
- Also, many times gilt bronze mounts were added in the 19th century.
- The vehicles will also be fitted with equipment required for deployed operations such as radio mounts, weapon racks, storage space for webbing and armour.
- Dad relented and soon I had a set of shiny new see-through scope mounts on my rifle.
- The pump comes with a mount, making mounting the pump on the bike possible.
- While in Germany, many of the original brackets and mounts were stripped out and thrown away.
- The eyepiece is quickly and easily affixed with a three point bayonet mount.
- This of course requires adequate stabilization of the camera and its mount.
- She designed a camera mount to be attached to her wheelchair that makes it possible for her to return to work.
- These aircraft had larger freight doors and were fitted with the necessary camera mounts and photo ports.
- This might necessitate a steel reinforcing plate in the cargo bed to support the mount, but this would provide additional mine protection.
- Grade 45 steel is used on the front shock mounts, and parts of the front bulkhead, front subframe mounts, and rear structure.
- What he can do is check or even replace your motor mounts.
- Again, we'll be looking at the engines, looking at the engine mounts.
- The large fallen box structure with a post sticking out to starboard is the gun mount.
- Drives can be installed in the rack mount using pins and compression clips.
- He'll have mounts available and will help you work out the perfect setup for your glider and camera.
- Jonah rigged up a narrow plywood sheet with screws threaded in at various points; it's now our camera mount and steadicam in one.
- For example, the Gibbs team used to make motor mounts by hand out of steel.
2.2(for photograph, picture)masculine paspartúfeminine maríaluisa Mexicomasculine fondomasculine marco
- Tasteful engraving highlighted these silver mounts and inlays, as well as the case-hardened lock.
- The total price is £55 approx per map (£15 + for the mount, the rest on the frame).
- One meter by one and a half: those were the largest sheets of cardboard you could buy, and we used them for the mounts.
- The museum used patterned mounts instead of wood or paper.
- Daguerre even handwrote an inscription to Cailleux on the back of the mount.
- Ms Laubin began by carefully removing the old frames and mounts (the acidic nature of the mounts had caused a colour change in the watercolours).
- The bottom shows uranyl-acetate-stained whole mounts of gonococci.
- Spores may be demonstrated by phase-contrast microscopy of wet mounts, where they appear mature and retractile.
- Ever resourceful, the Duchess commanded her dealer to take photographs of the paintings of the same size and place them in their original mounts and frames.
- Deep, wide mounts and frames give a work of art a gravitas that clip frames never manage.
- It is inscribed, signed and dated by the photographer in pencil on the mount.
- The medical technologist prepared a wet mount of the specimen to determine if an adequate number of columnar epithelial cells were present.
- When starting out as a small business, it may be best to buy cases and mounts from a local arts and crafts store.
- By far the two most often used materials for mounts are wood and acrylic blocks.
- Each specimen was also examined microscopically as a wet mount.
- The auction catalog described the ring as being an emerald-cut diamond of approximately 9.10 carats on a platinum mount, flanked by two baguette diamonds.
- These are fourteen-by-seventeen-inch platinum prints, each in art deco mounts and signed by Curtis.
- Purkinje was the first to make glass slide mounts with Canada balsam.
- Bacterial cell morphology was examined using transmission electron microscopy of thin sections and whole mounts of gonococci.
- The printed paper sheets were pasted onto canvas mounts for display.
- He also employed Galle to regild the mounts with matt gilding.
- All other specimens were tested using whole mounts, not sections.
2.3(for stamp)fijasellos masculinebisagra feminine
2.4(for jewel)montura feminineengarce masculineengaste masculine
2.5(microscope slide)portaobjetos masculine
1(mountain)monte masculinethe Sermon on the Mount — el sermón de la montaña
- the Mount of Olives — el Monte de los Olivos
- The special status of Mount Everest was confirmed back in 1852, when the Great Trigonometrical Survey of India determined that Everest (or Peak XV, as it was known then) was indeed the highest mountain in the world.
- Yet the Jewish people were not permitted to stay there for more than a short while, and the mount was never given significance as a holy site.
- The small isle of St. Michael's Mount, accessible by foot when the tide is out, has been home to a priory, castle and stately home.
- How wonderful, therefore, to see water lapping against the foot of the mount at Clifford's Tower, just as its builders intended.
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