In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(reflexive)sesí mismouno mismoto cut oneself — cortarse
- to enjoy oneself — divertirse
- if one looks after oneself — si uno se cuida
- to talk about oneself — hablar de sí mismo
- to do sth oneself — hacer algo uno mismo
- to experience sth for oneself — experimentar algo uno mismo / personalmente
- They take the easier way out, and when that comes to eating, it is easier to stop into a fast food restaurant than to prepare a meal oneself.
- This means finding oneself subject to an ever wider and more complex web of cultural negotiation and interaction.
- The lack of reflection is usually reflected in the lack of understanding of oneself.
- That's what comes from subjecting oneself to confusion and some painfully obvious bias on both sides of the argument.
- These things could be learned from friends and relatives, or from reading the right kinds of books oneself.
- This is work that one does on oneself to turn oneself into an ethical subject.
- One cannot comprehend the future unless one understands oneself and one's own people.
- She only understands defending oneself from natural predators, like foxes.
- Why subject oneself voluntarily to the kind of pain involved in running 21K?
- One understands oneself often by watching what your brother does.
- I was, however, of an age when it is difficult to forgive oneself and had engaged in this vocation with a vengeance from then on.
- In prayer, one comes to a better understanding of oneself and achieves spiritual development.
- One argument for this view is that one is or could be aware of oneself as the subject of each and every one of one's conscious experiences.
- One simply comes to recognise and understand oneself better, and that is a form of humility.
- The example given is that of the obligation to become a subject, to place oneself above the basic human animalism.
- Gelatin agar - is there a way to make it oneself?
- It demands a turning back to oneself in order to understand, and thus has implications and effects which are moral in that they influence how we act.
- They say the biggest challenge for one is to understand oneself.
- There is immense room for giving and taking offense when the subject is oneself.
- Subjective gender identity includes all of the ways one might understand oneself to be a man or a woman.
- Yoko meshi evokes the stress that comes from trying to make oneself understood in a foreign language.
- It could serve as an exhortation to fully immerse oneself in worthy subjects, to learn and allow others to learn.
- To learn about and understand the situation of another is to learn about and understand oneself more deeply.
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