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(physical)dolor masculineshe was in great pain — sentía mucho dolor
- I'm in constant pain — siento dolor permanentemente
- to cry out in / with pain — gritar de dolor
- to ease the pain — calmar el dolor
- I've got a pain in my leg — me duele la pierna
- stomach/chest pains — dolores de estómago/de pecho
- to be a pain in the neck / ass / arse — ser insoportable
- to be feeling no pain — estar bien pedo
- Too much rest, or attempts to shield the injured part of your back when you move for fear of pain or making the injury worse, may hinder recovery.
- But he did not feel hungry because he was in such pain from his injuries and could only concentrate on trying to get out.
- The first sign of decay may be a sensation of pain when eating something sweet, very cold or very hot.
- I'd like to think he wouldn't have left us if he hadn't also been in physical pain.
- She was in constant pain and her physical movements were restricted.
- She was feeling the limits of her body and the pain of her wounds more surely than she could ever remember.
- Patients and their physicians are familiar with acute pain or pain caused by injury.
- But he has been left in agonising pain with serious injuries to his back, head and legs.
- One of his lawyers said the singer was still in pain from a back injury and would rest through the weekend.
- Mr McLean said his illness caused pain and confusion for his family, friends and himself.
- The accident dissolved my life into illness, weakness, pain and exhaustion, cold and hunger.
- Her son Sean was born with a serious genetic disorder which means, among other things, that he can't feel physical pain.
- She is recovering at home from her injuries but still suffers pain when lifted, according to her family.
- Since the accident at 12, my life had dissolved into pain, illness, weakness and exhaustion.
- Some of the people in the elders' ward are obviously in physical pain.
- She added as an ex-nurse she believed it was hard to find the cause of pain or injury without an examination.
- She said: ‘His wife suffered chest pains and whiplash injuries.’
- Dr Tynan claims he has suffered extreme pain due to the injury which he blames on the negligence of the hotel.
- Fibromyalgia is a chronic musculoskeletal illness of wide-spread pain and profound fatigue.
- They endure physical pain and the constant possibility of a career-ending injury.
1.2(mental)dolor masculinepena femininethe divorce caused me a lot of pain — sufrí mucho con el divorcio
- it takes the pain out of accounting — hace más fácil la contabilidad
- But forcing everyone to take part in research would bring substantial pain and distress for some people.
- This vandalism has caused much distress and pain to the families of those whose graves were destroyed.
- What was emotional pain was now becoming physical pain and getting worse by the day.
- More recently forms of aversion therapy and mental pain have been recognized in many psychiatric procedures.
- Apart from my heart was swelling so much I thought it may explode, all my mental pain was gone.
- And we should champion policies that increase the ranks of the former while alleviating the pain suffered by the latter.
- We are not saying that feelings of sadness and pain over the loss of life is inappropriate.
- The family is in pain or in distress, and the therapist is called upon to help them and to find a way out of their dilemma.
- Being with people we don't like gives us pain; mainly emotional but it could be physical pain too.
- The pain of loss and grief of the relatives of those killed has been widely covered and is sometimes too painful to bare.
- For example, I was in a great deal of confusion, distress and pain over the weekend.
- Since being refused compensation Rosie has appealed and applied for a payment based on the family's pain and suffering.
- I was so used to emotional pain right now that I hadn't known physical pain could be just as bad.
- What is it that makes us think we have the right to view other people's pain, loss and grief?
- The Special Adjudicator was right to consider whether it amounted to severe mental pain and suffering.
- It was also to remember her journey through pain, sorrow, loss and deprivation.
- She appeared to be in a great deal of physical and emotional pain, and her face was still so young and pristine.
- Of that sum £135,000 was in respect of pain, suffering and loss of amenity.
- The pain from my injuries disappeared as emotional pain caused by my actions took hold.
- However, I think these guys are mixing up physical pain and psychological pain.
1.3bajo / so pena de algo/+ infon pain of sth/ -ing
2pains pl(effort)that's all you get for your pains — así te pagan la molestia
- she was at great pains to dissociate herself from ... — trató por todos los medios de dejar bien en claro que no tenía nada que ver con ...
- I took considerable pains to explain it to them — puse mucho esmero / me esforcé mucho en explicárselo
1it pains me to see that ... — me duele / me apena / me da pena ver que ...
1my finger's/head's paining — me duele el dedo/la cabeza
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