In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1Cookingcacerola feminine(large, with two handles) olla feminine(small) cacerola feminine(small) cazo masculine Spain(frying pan) sartén femininepots and pans — cacharros masculine informal
- loaf pan — molde para pan
- The kitchen was normal, he noticed, with all assortments of pots, pans, and cooking implements.
- They are almost in darkness watching their blackened cooking pans.
- To get started, coat a grill pan with the cooking spray and rub both sides of the steaks with the seasoning of your choice.
- Holiday cooking pans and gadgets should be stowed in the attic, garage or in a closet.
- In an adjacent room, domestic workers dressed in aprons were sitting around a table decked with pots and pans for a cooking lesson.
- Ticket holders have access to several stations where chefs prepare the food in woks and large sauté pans.
- She could understand why they would need cooking pots and pans, rope, blankets, even the sword he had taken with him.
- I entered the kitchen and found Ryder humming to himself and saw that the aroma I had smelt was him cooking bacon in a pan.
- Fabric softener sheets are claimed to clean baked on foods from cooking pots and pans.
- A number of cooking utensils, pans and cauldrons were also made of iron, with the consequence that these things lasted much longer and couldn't be burnt.
- As we indicated in our first article on basic kitchen needs, start with a good skillet or fry pan, a couple of saucepans and a sauté pan.
- Using nonstick pans or spraying pans with nonstick cooking spray will further reduce the amount of fat and calories added to your meals.
- On a main road leading north of Kabul, another refugee pushed a cart piled high with pots and pans, a metal trunk and a few tattered carpets.
- All you really need is a couple of pans, a frying pan, a roasting tray, a couple of chopping blocks and a few decent knives.
- Take the excess oil out of the skillet and deglaze the pan with red wine.
- It would not, however, make sense to sacrifice rare or expensive wines in the cooking pan.
- Place the chicken, skinned side up, on a rack in a roasting pan coated with cooking spray.
- Sometimes my mother would be cooking and she'd just pack up the pots and pans with the food still in them.
- Mrs Vale thought as she turned and rushed for the door that led outside, forgetting the cooking pan in her hand.
- The rain banged hard and fast on my head like a small toddler drumming contently on a cooking pan with a spoon.
1.2(for prospecting)batea feminine
- Mountain bikes and hiking boots have replaced picks and pans in this Gold Country town.
- With a pick and shovel, and a pan to wash gravel dug from the riverbed, a prospector with no previous experience might gain more in one day than a skilled mechanic earned in a month.
- Spring came, and they found a broad valley where the gold showed like yellow butter across the bottom of the washing pan.
- His grandfather sifted gold from pans during Alaska's gold rush of 1896.
1.3(on scales)platillo masculinebandeja feminine
- We might imagine a scale with two balancing pans.
- The price of tobacco was high, the purchaser getting enough leaf to balance the silver coins placed on the other pan of the scales.
- This is an interesting problem, since all we have is a bathroom scale and the small pan balance the kids have been using to weigh pennies and toy cars.
- Setting aside 13 coins, you divide the remaining 26 equally between the two pans of the scale.
- But if she's blindfolded, how does she know which pan of the scale is heavier than the other?
- Also, I can remember the beam balance with its brass pans, agate fulcrum and box of weights.
2British(of toilet)taza feminine
- First visit poor, wet dirty floor in spite of dirty wash basins and toilet pans.
- They pinned me down and attacked me, poking their fingers in my eyes, and forced my head into the toilet pan and flushed.
- In the shower, you could sit on the toilet pan and wash your hair at the same time.
- I would be ashamed to take any visitors in there; the disabled toilet pan was filthy!
- I think the toilet pan has survived, but it was a close run thing.
transitive verbpanned, panning
- A prospector named Jake Snively panned gold in a bend in the river about 20 miles east of Yuma.
- Iron, copper, and coal were originally mined from outcroppings at or near the earth's surface, and gold was panned in streams.
- Towards the end of out visit, we stopped at a gold panning/rock shop that sold gold panning equipment, lessons and all kinds of doodads.
- He worked on ranches, sold newspapers, and panned for gold to pay for his education at the Boston Latin School.
- For every nugget of gold you've got to pan a hell of a lot of sand.
- In Mozambique, gold has occasionally been panned from alluvial deposits close to the Zimbabwe border.
- There's a notion that it's like panning for gold or something in the old days, this notion that it's a way to get rich, or get in or something like that.
- As it was about one p.m. we assumed that he had just stopped by for lunch but when he had finished eating he took from his car a large wok-like pan and started panning the gravel from the river bed.
- If you're panning for gold, you have to sift through a lot of dirt before you find it.
- Wading in a pool of brackish water, a man pans for rubies, sapphires and other gems using a basket at one of Sri Lanka's many pit mines.
- Chronicling a campaign day is akin to panning for gold.
- For the time being anyway, since no one is entirely sure exactly where in the Lowthers the gold comes from, panning remains a weekend hobby that demands endless patience for comparatively tiny financial rewards.
- We are small people, we have nothing to live from except planting our fields, plantations and panning for gold.
- Here, perhaps for amusement or for practice before entering the gold fields, soon-to-be prospectors panned for gold.
- Some are dropping out to pan for gold in the nearby Umzingwane River.
- In my experience, it is like pulling teeth to get emotional detail out of some men, and similarly like panning for gold to get political conversation out of some women.
- Teachers, parents and children dressed in cowboy gear, panned for gold, and played some very unusual games.
- There were three other sightings that this witness has been involved in and he gave us some details of these previous sightings, as well as how he panned for gold near his property.
- Australia has a new gold panning champion in Pine Creek man Fingers McPhee.
- Before that, he had spent six months with Antipodean cousins, in an old prospecting town, panning for gold.
1.2Mining(gold) separar cribando
2informal(criticize, condemn)poner por los suelos informal
- Yet despite suffering a critical panning it has emerged as a massive hit, raking in $32.2 million at the US box office last weekend.
- Critics mercilessly panned this romantic gangster comedy when it first appeared on the big screen, but is it really that bad?
- Back home his buoyant show was critically panned and publicly popular; and the reason, I suspect, is that it offers a disenchanted view that doesn't get much airing in the predominantly pliant media.
- Universally panned by the critics but loved by the public, it will be screened at Fairfield alongside the gospel performances.
- Sure, the book was critically panned; but literary excellence was never on the agenda.
- Both were panned by critics in the American media and both were controversial.
- What is very sad is that it was critically panned at its opening and three months later Bizet died, a broken man.
- The critics panned them and questioned the arrogance which had convinced this mere illustrator that he could dream of being taken ‘seriously’.
- Inspite of being panned by the critics, it has appealed to all kinds of audiences.
- I see a critic panned it, but I found it quite amusing.
- But after the movie was panned by the American critics and failed at the box-office, he began denouncing it publicly.
- Written in 1924, the symphony was panned by the critics of the day for being ‘vulgar and aggressive’.
- Apparently, these two don't realize they're watching a movie that was universally panned by critics and audiences alike.
- At the end of the Eighties, everything in my life came unstuck; the critics panned my Joan of Arc musical and my long-term relationship fell horribly apart.
- The Academy is best known for its summer exhibition, often panned by the critics
- Critics who panned this movie for being too clever for its own good or too remote in its postmodern sophistry haven't quite figured out that intellectual rigour doesn't automatically negate emotional resonance.
- Five films from the dead French director's oeuvre that were critically panned on their original release get commercially brave DVD releases.
- I suspect many actors would agree they did not perfect their craft reading rave reviews but rather those in which the critics panned their performances.
- For a writer, being panned by a critic can be the last straw, as you nervously bring your inky pride and joy into public view after umpteen years of sweat and sacrifice.
intransitive verbpanned, panning
1to pan for gold — lavar oro
intransitive verbpanned, panning
1the camera pans across to the two figures — la cámara recorre hasta enfocar en las dos figuras
- he panned along the street — rodó una panorámica de la calle
- Well, the stage may have been small, but my fears were put to rest when the camera panned around the large packed theater.
- With a wide view, you can usually pan the camera very slowly to follow the action, just like people do when moving their heads.
- Unsurprisingly enough, rpan pans the camera from left to right, rtilt tilts it up and down, rfocus refocuses it, rzoom zooms in or out, and riris sets the iris to suit the light.
- One of the first things they noticed was that the tape from the camera panning over the stage had been removed.
- There is no animation at all, simply a superzoomed camera panning slowly over the static illustration while a narrator reads the page.
- We then see the interior of the prison, with the camera panning across the room - priests, monks and soldiers milling about, some talking together in the foreground.
- We are moving into some traffic as I pan the camera through the passenger-side window.
- I just wonder if the photographer could just pan down for a minute.
- The next-to-last shot of the series depicted the camera slowly panning back from a close-up to a long shot of the four inmates.
- It's hard not to be horrified when the camera pans round to show a bloated and discoloured naked female corpse lying rotting under a tree, where it has been left for the CSIs to discover.
- The commentators were discussing defensive match-ups while the camera was panning over the crowd, occasionally stopping on a celebrity.
- She walks directly towards the hand held camera that pans left to follow her as she disappears behind a column.
- An in-joke among regulars at his East 47th Street Factory was to try to get Andy to pan the camera.
- Down, down it curves - the filmmaker doing a nice job of panning the camera to match the object's trajectory.
- Luckily, you'll be able to pan the camera around these characters with the right thumb stick.
- A panning shot involves the camera being in a fixed position but swivelling or panning to follow a subject or survey a scene.
- With a slow-motion gaze, the camera panned across a sea of nameless people, focusing on expressions of worry, boredom and anticipation as they awaited their party's arrival.
- The camera can be panned, tilted, zoomed and focused using controls at the base of the trailer,
- So, when Ken talks merrily of cameras being panned, zoomed and being used to identify drivers, we have clear drift in purpose.
- In the scene, the camera is panning from left to right, causing the objects in the image to slide rapidly across the screen.
- McMullen, looking through an infrared lens, panned the camera down and couldn't believe what he saw.
- In the same series, a camera panned to a West Indies fielder sheltering under a large umbrella.
- Heading on down the wall, I practise panning my camera 90° through the water, trying to picture another ray, or perhaps even an angelshark, appearing out of the gloom and flying right towards us.
- People will be able to press a button and speak to someone directly in the CCTV control room, who will pan the camera to observe them.
- You can pan the camera around but it only helps to change direction.
- The camera pans continuously over stones and foliage in a watery landscape that seems lush and full.
- She panned the exterior camera over the surface and fed the data to the viewer.
- No matter how I tried to get into the game, the way you pan the camera around was nagging at me at every juncture.
- Effects originate in all the surrounds, and sweeping / panning effects are used frequently.
- So, for example, while a camera is still panning around her, she hovers in the air, then suddenly unleashes a rapid fury of kicks and punches.
- The shot begins with the camera panning down from the sky to a beach.
- Up until this point the trajectory of the surveillance files has been like that of a camera panning closer and closer on the suspect.
- And if we just pan around to the left, we'll take a look at the scene outside.
- It was obviously taken by a surveillance camera panning back and forth across a room of civilians.
- You can pan the camera in any direction and can zoom in and out, but in most cases the default view gives you a good view of the battle.
- This means that the camera, once mounted, can be panned and tilted through a full degree range in all directions.
- I panned my camera across to Mark who was in the midst of another close encounter.
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