In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1demandarto sue sb for sth — demandar a algn por algo
- she sued them for damages/breach of contract — los demandó por daños y perjuicios/por incumplimiento de contrato
- he sued her for divorce — le entabló una demanda de divorcio
- they sued her for libel — interpusieron querella por difamación en contra de ella
1Lawentablar una demandaponer pleito Spainto sue for sth — demandar por algo
- to sue for damages — demandar por daños y perjuicios
2literary(plead)to sue for peace — hacer un llamamiento a la paz
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