In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1marcado rápido masculinebefore noun speed dial button/facility — botón m/función de marcado rápido feminine
- Spotting her cell phone, she reached into her bag and hit the speed-dial.
- I had Brendan's digits on speed-dial, and boy was I anxious to hear what he had to say.
- She rolled over and grabbed the landline, hitting the speed-dial for her husband's office.
- And we've got the Guinness people on speed-dial, ready to alter the record books in 2004.
- I can't remember phone numbers as easily now that I have them attached to speed-dials on my cell phone.
- Pentagon lawyers familiar with CT and espionage investigations have FBI intelligence officials on their speed-dial.
- I've gone to all the effort of walking the three yards from my desk to theirs to have a chat and all they've done is hit speed-dial.
- He pushed one on the speed dial and put it to his ear, looking at her cautiously.
- Apologise profusely and try to distract the kids - if all else fails, tell them that it may be summer but you still have Santa's number on speed-dial.
- Deleting the message she had left, probably full of shouts and interrogations, he hit the speed-dial for his mother's house.
- Upon getting it home I set up the various FM radio channels it can receive and assigned voice tags to the speed-dials.
- As I punched #1 on my speed-dial, I found out that Zander had emailed me too.
- Wendy pulled her PA out of a pocket and hit the speed-dial for Harper Fenton.
- ‘I'll call Denny and Anthony,’ he said, pushing the speed dial.
- They all had my mother's phone number on speed-dial.
- He picked up the phone and pressed a button on the speed dial.
- Taking out his cell, he punched the speed-dial.
- At last, a coherent justification for the speed-dial!
- I pulled out my cell phone, punched 1, the speed-dial for my friend, and pressed the dial button.
- I hit the speed-dial and wait; eventually the ringing stops, and with no word of greeting, only the icy breath coming through the receiver tells me he's on the line.
1marcar mediante la función de marcado rápido
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