In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
transitive verbsubmitting, submitted
1(refer for consideration)(report/application/claim) presentarall films had to be submitted to the censor — todas las películas tenían que pasar por el censor
- to submit a dispute to arbitration — someter un litigio a arbitraje
- Not counting preparation time, the process of submitting the information and making changes took a month and a half.
- In the representation submitted on his behalf, he denies that the knife was his.
- Further public consultations and exhibitions will be held before the final plans are submitted for approval in September.
- A manuscript of their work has been submitted to a peer-reviewed scientific journal.
- The rural village of Hebrandston is in the centre of a planning application tussle after proposals were submitted to transform a disused outbuilding into a small dental surgery.
- The new discovery is the subject of a paper submitted to the Astrophysical Journal.
- The club need to know their plans will obtain a safety licence from the body before submitting their planning application.
- Focusing on the West Midlands, entrants were asked to submit a 200 word treatment, with an optional script sample, for a three minute short movie.
- He said the six companies are now in the process of submitting their terms of references, including the time frame of the study and the draft proposal.
- In the end the manuscript was never submitted for publication.
- Supervisors regularly have to go through the same process themselves when they submit an article to a peer-refereed journal or apply for a research grant or give a conference paper.
- Let us know your views on this subject by submitting your comments below.
- Developers have submitted an outline proposal to Wigan Council to build eight homes.
- Following the consultation period, the Bill will be amended, if necessary, and then submitted to Parliament.
- However, statistical findings are often presented in manuscripts submitted for publication in misleading or erroneous ways.
- We didn't actually have to go out and build some new defenses, but make a presentation, submitting our proposals to the rest of the group complete with economical and environmental costs/benefits.
- The report was submitted recently to the government.
- Their study was submitted yesterday to the journal Physical Review Letters.
- The parties are still in the process of submitting their post-trial motions and briefs.
- When the data is processed and submitted to the Central Depository, the missing securities will be traded on the exchange.
2(subject)to submit sth/sb to sth — someter algo/a algn a algo
- to submit oneself to sth/sb — someterse a algo/algn
- So it is really in that context that we submit that the Full Court has talked about the effect of indefeasibility of title.
- Indeed, I would suggest and submit that it has the overwhelming force of logic attaching to it.
- Mr Brindle submitted that mere assertion by an expert of the existence of particular standards is not enough.
- In this context, I am submitting that he erred in saying that there would not be any unfairness.
- It is in that context that we submit that it cannot be shown, in effect, whose hair this was.
intransitive verbsubmitting, submitted
1rendirsedo you submit? — ¿te rindes?
- to submit to sth/sb
- he finally submitted to their demands/threats — finalmente accedió a lo que pedían/cedió ante sus amenazas
- they were forced to submit to military discipline — los obligaron a someterse a la disciplina militar
- I have my doubts but I submit to your better judgment — yo tengo mis dudas, pero como a usted le parezca
- Others are determined to discredit her for her atheism, her rejection of Islam and her exposure of the way Muslim women are often forced to submit to their men.
- As leaders and teachers, they call the community to submit to the authority of Jesus Christ.
- We can only test persons who either apply to become claimants for the million-dollar prize, or who will actually submit themselves to undergoing proper test procedures.
- Clearly, the LEA are not currently able to provide a suitable education as the law requires and offer instead threats of jail to force the family to submit to substandard provision.
- Entire villages rose in support of the rebels, only to submit when superior forces arrived from outside.
- Meanwhile various unpopular rulers who have held onto power with American support will be forced to submit to the will of their people.
- Following a period of mature reflection over Christmas, the man who said that the people of Ayr were his life and blood decided not to risk his neck by submitting himself for election before them.
- Few men have so far submitted themselves to the treatment: perhaps they're in denial about cellulite.
- Over a million men and women, from the hilariously vain to the eye-wateringly repugnant, have submitted themselves to this image-obsessed court of public opinion, where they can be casually rated, from 1-10, on their looks alone.
- To learn from example is to submit to authority.
- Therefore, it is necessary to submit to the authorities, not only because of possible punishment but also because of conscience.
- I also rather liked the story of the candidates who submitted themselves to an IQ test.
- By submitting ourselves to the scrutiny of a financial review, and with the help of a financial advisor, we can face the coming twelve months with the peace of mind that our finances are in order.
- There are no examples of religious wars in the ancient world, based on an exclusive claim that the adherents of one religion must conquer another people to force them submit to another religion.
- Why would you bother submitting yourself to trial by lottery in this way?
- This site is now the worlds largest online plagiarism detection tool, a tool that grows daily with each paper students are forced to submit to its scrutiny.
- It is possible, then, to do more than simply submit to market forces in our academic institutions.
- Rekha has struggled to submit to traditional Indian authority figures - especially doctors.
- There he must submit to authority and death - his destruction of the Ring of Power - to save the world.
- Are we submitting ourselves to the new project of a supervised society?
- I think it's marvellous the way he forces you to submit to his universe.
- By submitting themselves to rigid discipline and by projecting guilt onto other people, they can keep at bay their own overwhelming need to be naughty.
- He is looking for people like Paul, who will be willing to submit themselves to difficult situations, and uncomfortable circumstances, in order to use them to make an impact.
- Yet not all submit themselves to the physician's hand or accept his treatment.
- But fundamentally, I think marriage is about submitting yourself to something larger than yourself, something to which you will remain committed even when it doesn't seem to do anything for you, just because it's the right thing to do.
- Of course, I did my best to randomly stretch and squirm and writhe after submitting myself to each machine.
- ‘The hotels involved submitted themselves for rigorous and independent assessment and all made the grade at Mark of Best Practice,’ he said.
- Switzerland has long been a patriarchal society where women submit to the authority of their fathers and then to that of their husbands.
- They intended spreading city-wide, forcing motorists to submit to their hard-wired will.
- Eight men submitted themselves to be castrated.
- Their religion was a religion of force and fear; how could they understand that men can still despise fear even when they submit to force?
- Unfortunately, you can't become a nurse without submitting yourself to this horror.
- It appeared that he was not really willing to submit to the authority of Scripture.
- I cannot, however, imagine ever submitting myself to such a thing.
- What happened was the ultra-religious rural forces took control of the cities and the women were forced to submit to the small-town culture or leave the country.
- So why am I voluntarily submitting myself to this torture?
- Whatever is said of the worst of them, it must also be remembered that, at the very least, they submitted themselves - and their character - to public service.
- They also put a spin on the message that says you will end up blessed and prosperous like them if you obey the tithing principles and submit to their authority.
- Why is it when, after greatly resisting temptation you eventually weaken and submit to its manipulative forces?
- The public should understand that we have submitted ourselves to other mass eradication programmes like smallpox, malaria etc., for which medicines with more adverse effects have been used.
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