In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(change/difference) perceptible(change/difference) evidenteit's hardly noticeable — apenas se nota
- it's noticeable that … — se nota / es evidente / está claro que …
- a noticeable taste of garlic/tone of disapproval — un marcado sabor a ajo/tono de reproche
- there's been a noticeable improvement in his condition — ha experimentado una sensible mejoría
- It's eating away the land and this has been particularly noticeable over the last five years.
- He said there was a noticeable increase in caution among people searching for a property to buy.
- Even more noticeable was the fact that no clear message came out of the anniversary.
- Molloy said since the car park came into being there had been a noticeable increase in traffic on the road.
- More noticeable is the fact that he is obviously so much happier, and he has started being playful again.
- Teachers claim the activities have had a noticeable effect on improved pupil behaviour and attendance.
- There has also been a noticeable change in the children, observes Donald.
- Finally, a lot of staff spend a noticeable amount of time chatting to colleagues.
- There's a distinct bite to the air now, most noticeable in the early morning and in the late afternoon.
- The single, most noticeable effect the drug caused was an astounding increase in sexual desire.
- He believes it is unlikely, in the Western world, to result in a noticeable increase in either baby boys or girls.
- The only noticeable increases are in the levels of crime and corruption, both of which continue to grow steadily.
- However, there was no noticeable increase in security checks on members of the media.
- It is noticeable how instinctively, how easily, she establishes connections and rapport.
- A rapid but noticeable change in atmosphere stirs me from my inspection.
- The most noticeable occasion was when two actors stood in arrested motion as they came through some swing doors.
- What was noticeable this year was the increase in the number of Thai families that attended.
- There is a noticeable increase in confidence among staff who have been able to come back to work holding their heads high.
- There has been a noticeable increase in the number of Israeli-based companies coming to the market.
- As the wine warms the bouquet will become much more noticeable and the flavours apparent.
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