In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(memory)memoria feminineI have little recall of what happened — recuerdo muy vagamente lo que sucedió
- I have helped him times beyond recall — ni recuerdo las veces que lo he ayudado
- to have total recall — tener una memoria excelente
- Subjects were instructed that they should remember as many words as possible for purposes of subsequent recall.
- It does indicate that I have poor memory recall, though.
- Martin John was also blessed with a great sense of recall and memory and could enliven any gathering with his stories from back through the years.
- Some of the women were concerned about recall problems, but this was not apparent in the interviews.
- She's a mechanical genius and yet her common sense and memory recall is nil.
- There was no perceptible improvement in recall.
- I just wish my powers of recall were a little… sharper.
- The fact that this year's panto at the Brewery is such a resounding success is testament to either Sam's amazing powers of recall or his ability under pressure or both!
- Even fewer students have any recall of these topics, as I know from having asked audiences at various colloquia.
- Extraordinary memory and recall of events, facts, and/or figures.
- He has an amazing power of recall and an eagerness to state his case.
- If something has been perceived subliminally, it is stored in a part of the memory that is inaccessible to conscious recall.
- She had extraordinary recall of the many changes and great events that she witnessed during her long life and she loved to share all those memories with her friends and relatives.
- She was blessed with a wonderful memory and sense of recall and retained her faculties to the end.
- As I rode with Shirley to a show in Denver, it was with amazing recall that she told stories of horses and their owners.
- We would not expect that agreement to take part in the study would have altered their recording behaviour or their subsequent recall of the consultations.
- Their powers of recall, often stretching back to early childhood memories, are utterly enthralling.
- The second sequential component to happiness is the phenomenon of retrospective recall.
- I found that Kathy had the most amazing recall and was quite, utterly accurate in virtually everything she told me.
- This simulates clinical interface with a patient testing recall, understanding, and communications skills all at once.
2.1(withdrawal of goods)(del mercado) retirada feminine
- The assassination of Hariri led to the recall of the US ambassador from Damascus and warnings about Syrian sponsorship of terrorism.
- With striker Colin Alcide ruled out through injury and Mark Sertori relegated to the bench, there were starting recalls for midfielder Paul Talbot and John Williams.
- But five of the six who were absent at Castleford - Sonny Nickle, John Duffy, Michael Watts, Alan Hadcroft and Paul Rowley - are set for recalls against Rochdale.
- Skipper Mark Hotte and vice-captain Nathan Peat are both pushing for recalls.
- The recalls for Barrow and Beveridge are just reshuffling.
- Although the audience was not as big as expected, the people there were true Coughlan fans and she really deserved her two recalls.
- The Drugs Agency still lacks the power to order the recall of contaminated meat.
- Dalyell's arguments for immediate recall of parliament seem to me to be unanswerable.
- The injuries could see Derek Stillie and Kevin Sharp earn recalls to the first team.
- Richard Hope, like Nogan not even named among the substitutes on Tuesday, could earn an instant recall.
- ‘I went along to the first audition in London, and five recalls later I got the job,’ she says.
- That could mean an instant recall for Liam George, who was dropped to the bench at Yeovil.
- Midfielder Richard Cooper is expected to be available despite a kick on his calf yesterday and Chris Smith and Leigh Wood may also get recalls after being left out of yesterday's 16-man squad.
- A short stint at Class AAA Indianapolis was all it took to earn a recall to the majors.
- Introducing judicial recalls will simply replicate this seventeenth century problem, only with the people in the place of the king.
- We were the first to call for a recall of parliament.
- But the judges did not order the recall of parliament or the reinstatement of Chaudhry's government.
- If Berkovic imagined his move to Ewood Park would mean an instant recall to first team duties he must indeed be blessed with a hugely inflated ego.
2.2(summoning back)they ordered the recall of the ambassador — ordenaron la retirada del embajador
- the unexpected recall of Parliament — la inesperada convocación del Parlamento (en sesión extraordinaria)
- to sound the recall — tocar retreta
(in US)(de un funcionario del gobierno mediante voto popular) destitución feminine
- Camejo was an early and avid supporter of the recall and continues to officially call for a ‘yes’ vote on removing Davis from office.
- Davis last night became the second governor in American history to be thrown from office in a recall vote.
- Thus the legal process for recalling the current village committee director was on the way.
- Would a Davis resignation cancel the recall, and leave Bustamante as governor?
- Wednesday, one of his political advisers said he will make a formal announcement after the recall is officially certified and a date for the ballot is set.
1.1(remember)recordarI can still recall the day we met — todavía recuerdo el día en que nos conocimos
- do you recall seeing this man before? — ¿recuerda haber visto antes a este hombre?
- I can't recall what he said — no puedo recordar lo que dijo
- I don't recall that we ever went there — no recuerdo que hayamos estado allí
- But then my heart sinks as I recall the events of last night.
- In this conceptualization, it would seem unlikely that a pre-verbal infant would have the capacity to remember and recall specific events.
- All too convincing, in fact, when one recalls his death last year of a heroin overdose.
- Some of my memories have faded but I will try to recall events that stand out in my mind.
- Once I could remember everything and recall each event, I began to write.
- She sat down and tried to remember, downcast at her failure to recall the events of the vivid dream.
- We started recalling situations, which at the time had seemed intolerable but now seemed simply worth a laugh.
- Children between the ages of 5 and 7 become increasingly able to recall event details.
- Remember that some patients will recall events that occurred when they were under general anesthesia.
- They started talking, each one recalling the events in detail and consoling themselves.
- In fact, I cannot recall the last occasion when I sat anywhere else in the venue.
- I thought Labour opposed it at the time; as I recall the situation, it opposed it pretty strongly.
- But that didn't worry Allardyce, who recalled situations early in the season when similar tactics brought similar results.
- The date is Friday 2nd April and all who attended last year's inaugural event will recall the outstanding success of the night.
- Memories plague my mind as I recall certain things.
- From previous sessions of the inquiry, Foy's inability to recall much detail of events under examination has been well established.
- There is a crossover between recalling events that actually happened and your interpretation or impression of those events.
- Images of the unnamed creatures pulsed vividly in her mind, recalling events she did not wish to remember.
- As I recall the experience, this is what comes to mind -
- A tint of sorrow creeps into my mind as I recall the ‘good old times’ that are gone, never to return.
- In a number of respects Solanas's new film recalls his earlier work.
- It has a contemporary edge that recalls, without appropriating, the vocabulary of William Forsythe.
- The column triggered a fusillade that recalled the sulfurous exchanges between Joseph Pulitzer and his contemporaries in an earlier era.
- The track sounded fun and contemporary, while also recalling some of their earlier work.
- This is an ensemble policier, an uncommonly sunny film with urban chumminess that recalls contemporary Japanese television serials.
- The pastels recall early works by Elizabeth Murray, Korman's contemporary.
- Sidney's contempt recalls Lodge's low opinion of Gosson's scholarship, especially of his ignorance of Platonic philosophy.
- Unlike most New York examples, however, this one recalls contemporary German or Austrian models more than the French prototypes.
- O'Grady's depiction of treachery and oppression by Elizabethan bureaucrats recalled contemporary parallels, thought the reviewer.
- We call it Tudor revival with a twist because it recalls traditional homes in early Seattle neighborhoods, but is contemporary in the way it opens to a multifunctional garden landscape.
- This technique of cutting up previously existing material and pasting it into a portrait of a human being recalls contemporary experiments in montage.
- Smaller pebbles outline larger ones, and the light on dark scheme recalls contemporary red-figure vase painting (though the stimulus of lost textiles should not be discounted).
- So placed, the light sculpture's flickering luminosity seems to both recall an earlier contemplation and act as new illumination to a newer generation.
- Wine, in particular, would recall the blood shed by Christ whom some contemporaries greeted as the Lamb of God.
- Traditional memorials recall moments from the past.
- The domed stupa of Buddhist architecture recalls the simple mound of earth while its gates memorialise the forest cleared for the monument.
- It immediately recalls the contemporary paintings of Johannes Phokela, whose re-workings of European Old Masters insert black figures into otherwise Western contexts.
- The puzzle with which he is concerned strongly recalls the ‘Master Argument’ of Diodorus Cronus, especially in certain further details.
- These children stare wildly, their oversized eyes gazing upward, eternally unblinking in an attitude that recalls contemporary Symbolism.
- The torn sackcloth and protruding tubes of fabric at the center of the canvas recall contemporaneous works by both Alberto Burri and Lee Bontecou.
2.1(faulty goods) (del mercado) retirar
- Gun dealers aren't required by law to address these defects or to recall their products.
- Affected companies are recalling products in Ireland and Britain.
- We have an ability to contact those importers, recall any products that we consider to be of high risk, and, of course, publish any further information that is necessary.
- Food manufacturers recalled over 300 types of food products for this reason and initiated a series of genetic tests.
- With regards to safety, faulty goods should be recalled by the manufacturer and refunds to the public given no matter where they were purchased.
- More than 200 products were recalled in Australia this week when an audit revealed the company's breach of safety standards.
- They have also been asked to retain any compound feed containing the contaminated material and to recall any such compound feed sold to farmers and retailers.
- West Vancouver firefighters are warning residents to check their thermostats after a heating unit which had been recalled by the manufacturer started a fire in a seniors' care home.
- The U.S. government has recalled the products in question but retailers have been importing the potpourri and scented pine cones since April
- For the last three years, more goods made in China are recalled from American store shelves than goods made in any other country.
- The chip giant could have redesigned the mobos, but instead has decided to recall the whole caboodle.
- Some board manufacturers were not affected; others were able to intercept their deliveries, while some board makers even had to recall products.
- Changes may be as simple as redesigning a cable connection or so complex that the product must be recalled by the manufacturer.
- All have powers to withdraw or recall a food product.
- She said the product was subsequently recalled.
- Last month 580 products were recalled after a contaminated batch of Worcester Sauce got into thousands of food products including many ready-made meals.
- They also want to give manufacturers an opportunity to voluntarily recall their products.
- The manufacturer who distributed hot dogs and delicatessen meats under 11 different brand names has voluntarily recalled the causative products.
- A couple of big-time scooter makers had to recall their products when they started to come apart as kids rode them.
- It has come up with the plausible, although ridiculous, excuse that it has software problems with 103,000 handsets and so has had to recall them.
2.2(ambassador) retirar(ambassador) (temporarily) llamar(troops) llamar
- This matter is seen to be so urgent that Senate has been recalled in order to pass such legislation.
- The Belgian ambassador to Israel was ordered to report to the Israeli Foreign Ministry yesterday, while Israel has recalled its ambassador to Brussels for talks.
- He returned to academic life, but in February 1939 Horthy recalled him as Prime Minister.
- There was, of course, no honeymoon, and to crown it all a telegram arrived at the end of the week recalling my new husband to his unit because the posting had been cancelled.
- Last month, Eritrea recalled its ambassador to the African Union saying that the AU has failed to pressure or take disciplinary action against Ethiopia for not living up to the Algiers Agreement.
- The hospital has recalled all doctors on vacation and ordered all medical students to report for duty to help treat the victims.
- Soldiers have already begun recalling troops to their bases, with others returning as civilians to their home villages.
- In November 1943 Hitler ordered forces to be recalled from the Eastern Front to defend the Atlantic.
- Within 24 hours, he had recalled the Senate in order to rush through the parliament amendments to existing anti-terror laws.
- Titan officials are attempting to recall workers in small numbers over an extended period.
- Even when a practice was prompted to remind a child to return, the decision to actually recall that child was made by the doctor.
- The claimant was given an extended sentence and after release, but during the period of licence, he was recalled by the Secretary of State and returned to prison.
- The governor recalled the troops, and the workers eventually voted to return to work.
- He was again recalled in 1868, but returned in 1870 to enter parliament, and served a term as premier.
- Hence, intending to install Suseema on the throne, he recalled him and ordered Ashoka to proceed to Takshashila.
- Instead, the whistleblower, who headed the Bucharest embassy's visa processing unit, was recalled.
- The judges rejected two separate attempts to halt the trial, ruling that the issue could be dealt with by recalling Mr Rupert to the stand.
- The court was invited to order that Mathews be recalled for further cross-examination in the light of material which had become available since the trial, but it refused to follow that course.
- Upon his return to Amritsar, Guru Hargobind recalled the family from Goindwal.
- Venezuela and Mexico are recalling their ambassadors to each other's countries over disparaging remarks about the Mexican president from the president of Venezuela.
1recordaras far as I recall — que yo recuerde
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