In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1asustadoI'm scared — tengo miedo
- don't be scared — no tengas miedo
- to be scared of sth/sb — tenerle miedo a algo/algn
- I'm scared of rats — les tengo miedo a las ratas
- I think she's scared of him — me parece que le tiene miedo
- to be scared of-ing — tener miedo de + inf
- they're scared of losing their jobs — tienen miedo de perder sus puestos
- to be scared to + inf
- she's scared to go out at night — le da miedo salir de noche
- to run scared — pasar miedo
- Hazel nodded, a bit scared of what was going on.
- I cannot speak for him, but I was still scared stiff.
- You may be perfectly fine, but Mom's scared to death.
- She stopped dead in her tracks like a scared rabbit when she saw us.
- I think in a lot of hip hop these days people are kind of scared to venture out and do different things.
- I was kind of scared he'd attack me, and I'm deathly shy around adults I don't know.
- As they travelled down to the place where the car was meant to be, Amy couldn't help but feel incredibly scared and nervous.
- I'm telling you this because I am struggling to understand why my new sales team seem so scared of me.
- She was not scared of heights, either.
- The first thing I told her was to make sure that her parents knew but she said no because she was too scared.
- Either he's scared of being caught lying, or he feels very comfortable with truth.
- Scarlett just stood beside me, watching all the other scared freshman pile into the gym.
- It was odd how dressing unusually could cause people to feel scared and intimidated of you.
- I think sometimes people get scared and defensive if they don't understand something.
- I knew where he was, and I was worried and scared that it would be too much for him.
- She had a really scared look on her face.
- He continued down the path, wondering what the rumbling meant and why people were so scared of it.
- He said the experience has made him frightened of walking in the town and scared of police - even though he has done nothing wrong.
- Many on-lookers at the bar and on the dance floor stopped to look at the scene with scared eyes.
- I can't remember when I first started getting scared of going to the dentist.
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