In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1grito masculineto give a shout of joy/pain — dar un grito de alegría/dolor
- Then, there was a loud shout and all hell broke loose.
- She heard a loud shout coming from the top floor.
- Just then, an excited shout shifted Brenna's attention.
- The shouts grew louder and louder as the guards approached.
- His shout attracted Paris' attention, and he looked over Helen's shoulder at his brother.
- Then loud shouts and insults were heard in the house.
- They go off with a very intense flash and a loud shout.
- Loud shouts, yells, and laughs ran from the tavern and out onto the street, disturbing the town's late night silence.
- A shout caught my attention and I heard the soldiers switch their direction.
- There were dozens of torches on the walls, and there were loud shouts and screams from all around him.
- A second later, there were loud shouts from the beach.
- Meanwhile, the scream cuts off, and is replaced by loud shouts and noisy swearing in Spanish.
- A shout drew my attention to one of the others - only a hand was sticking out through the snow.
- A shout captured everyone's attention, and they scurried down from the rocks to the trickle of water.
- Each punch that hit her was followed by a loud shout.
- The superior officer clapped his hands and called for attention with a loud shout, which echoed throughout the hold.
- She gave out a strong shout, much louder than she intended to.
- He woke them up with a shout for attention that made the amplifiers screech and whine.
- I heard another cheer go up, and heard loud whoops and shouts.
- They were right behind her, their shouts becoming louder.
1gritarthere's no need to shout — no hace falta que grites
- don't all shout out at once — no griten todos a la vez
- to shout at sb — gritarle a algn
- don't shout at me — ¡no me grites!
- to shout to sb — gritarle a algn
- he shouted to her to come back — le gritó que volviese
- to shout for sb — llamar a algn a gritos
- to shout for sth — pedir algo a gritos
- to shout for help — pedir auxilio a gritos
- to shout for joy — gritar de alegría
- They should shout louder and louder until people listen.
- Sarah shouted as loud as she could so that she could be heard over the other members of the welcoming party for the boat.
- The two kids shouted out loud as they hugged the woman at the door.
- But if you do shout loud enough, you will get what you want and need.
- Her father shouted, loud enough to make Melanie shudder and step back.
- Dishes clang, waiters shout, children laugh and people chatter away in expressive, nine-tone, high volume Cantonese.
- Once, after a Chopin recital, he began shouting out loud in the street.
- There were perhaps two points when he resorted to yelling, but he was shouting over a loud ovation in the auditorium.
- But I can't help notice Elias Soriano's strong vocals when he's not shouting or being drowned out by the bass.
- She heard a loud neigh and people shouting outside.
- I didn't shout or scream because I thought they would push me off.
- The soldiers were shouting and whooping and hollering.
- Delighted family members and neighbours shouted with joy and clapped loudly.
- While he's focusing, the Emerson kids keep shouting and screaming and waving beer bottles in the air.
- Simply because she can shout louder than Kelvin Ramnath does not mean that she makes sense.
- Ben shouted as loud as he could and waved his arms above his head.
- She had shouted so loud in his face that Troy jumped startled and lost his grip on the beaker.
- She was shouting so loud that her mom peered in through the door.
- They were shouting and roaring and had obviously consumed a lot of alcohol or maybe something stronger.
- Michael shouted with some enthusiastic joy that seemed to come out of nowhere.
1gritargo away! he shouted — —¡váyanse!— gritó
- I shouted (out) a warning — les (or le etc.) grité advirtiéndoles (or advirtiéndole etc.)
- to shout abuse at sb — insultar a algn a gritos
- When Celia asked if she could take their photo, Floyd shouted out, ‘As long as it's not for the FBI!’
- He shouted out ‘Kieran, Kieran’ but there was no answer.
- He thought they might have had a gun so he shouted out that he had a gun in the room and the men ran off.
- A female friend Ms Owen shouted out in court that the decision to adjourn the hearing was ‘cruel.’
- Someone shouted out that they could see thick smoke in the distance.
- A member of the public shouted out ‘You're completely ignorant.’
- Allegedly she turns when her name is shouted out.
- All of a sudden there was a lady who shouted out to her husband ‘Well if you're not going to pay attention to me these guys back here will.’
- Ross Hibbert is quite right that it was Billy Cotton, not Arthur Askey, who shouted out ‘Wakey Wakey!’
- They shouted out answers, and interrupted the teacher and other students.
- Yet he was unbothered by it and quickly shouted out, ‘I saved the glasses!’
- Naturally, most will want to witness this spectacle with an audience, so as not to miss the rice, toilet paper and lines being shouted out by various enthusiasts.
- He shouted out that he needed assistance, as he said, ‘I've been shot.’
- The woman teaching the class has never had a baby, and she openly scolded me and Jon when we shouted out, ‘Cigars!’
- And now a name was shouted out from the audience!
- As the girl and her friend ran off, he shouted out that she was beautiful.
- After one of his typically brilliant campaign speeches, someone shouted out to Stevenson from the crowd that he had the votes of all thinking Americans.
- Two ran away, and one shouted out that her boyfriend would be along shortly.
- I shouted out ‘House’ and all my friends started to scream.
- Stuart shouted out that he used to be a plumber, rolled up his sleeves, got down on the floor and fiddled about in the cistern until it was fixed.
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