In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(rompientes) (waves) olas feminine(swell) oleaje masculine
- Occasionally, we could hear surf breaking on the reef that surrounded us.
- He looks over the pounding surf with an evil smile, and then we hear him thinking.
- They had come just to watch the surf pounding in here right now.
- He paused and listened, and it reminded him of breaking surf.
- We see the surf pounding on the rocks below in the moonlight as Barnabas continues.
- The game is played in the surf, in rough surf with decent booming waves.
- The thundering surf around the jutting piers of Pacific Ocean Park is the favoured playground of these washed-out youngsters.
- We just stand there, listening to the thundering surf.
- With a roar of surf, the wave struck the beach and raced inland toward them.
- You hear the pounding surf and see a cluster of cartoonish grass huts sprouting in the distance.
- They formed pairs, walking off in individual directions toward the rolling surf.
- Their maiden rescue saw six volunteers saving a troubled fisherman in rough surf and gale-force wind.
- You'll see one of them disappear under the pounding surf for 8 seconds before resurfacing.
- She sat in her chamber, listening to the fall of surf on an interior beach.
- Then we'd take a swim in the crashing surf before hiking back to our kayaks.
- The idea of sharing Christmas cheer surrounded by warm sands and crashing surf sounded wonderfully alluring.
- All he wants is someplace warm, where palm trees blow in balmy breezes along a gentle, rolling surf.
- On the northeast coast, there were reports of massive waves and thundering surf.
- Surrounded by crashing surf, there is no place on its perimeter to land a boat.
- After that came some reading and napping on the beach and then much frolicking in the rough surf.
1hacer surfhacer surfing
- The sand is black, it was very hot and sunny and if we had taken a surfboard we could have surfed on the waves.
- He would explain that he got really bad sunburn while he was surfing at the beach.
- Have you come to the point where you realize you don't need waves to surf any more?
- After all, a Mayor who surfs, fights to make our waters as clean as possible, and exchanges ideas every morning with Skip Frye is bound to be a good thing.
- For Slater, his first WCT final of 2004 remained well within grasp until the last wave was surfed.
- He looked more like he should be surfing off his native Australian coast.
- Despite the lack of depth within the graphics engine, I still got the feeling as though I was surfing a massive wave in an exotic location.
- The Floridian surfed well, but his Brazilian counterpartmanaged an 8.4 toward the end and swung the lead.
- The competition was organised by the West Sligo Forum and included some exotic events like surfing the waves at Enniscrone.
- Then he ceases his paddling and surfs the waves back to the water's edge, over and over again - and even now, in my mind.
- A guy who surfs on his belly did much more than just bruise the ego of one who stands.
- Of course there is also the option that if you can't beat the rain, why not join it by surfing the waves!
- Each team surfs as a group with 4 surfers in the water at a time
- Usually I struggle to get waves anywhere here - there's always a lot of guys, I prefer not to hassle, and I don't think I deserve to get the best waves because I'm not someone who surfs here all the time.
- Pat's really short and can fit turns in really quick, like on his first wave where he scored an 8.5 and surfed really well.
- I love it here, but I miss my old friends and how I could surf everyday.
- With Pipeline in his front yard, Johnson started surfing the legendary wave at age 12, and at 17 was invited to surf in the Pipe Masters competition.
- Despite the youthful rites of passage of surfing the Pacific waves, the Lone Star State has fulfilled all his childhood fantasies.
- I guess you could say we are a third generation surfing family as my dad surfed in the 1930's in Southern California, I surf, and my son surfs daily.
- Hansen spent his summers exploring the grottoes and caves along the coastline, surfing its waves, and playing in the forests on San Simeon Point.
- I see those guys on TV, and they are surfing those huge waves.
- Until now, the location of the wave has remained a secret and surfed only by a handful of surfers from the U.S. and Mexico.
- We don't know if we still have it in us to surf the big waves.
- We surfed in countless contests and had even more surf sessions from the early 60's until last year.
- That Offaly team was always able to surf the tricky waves, and had a worldliness that this young side couldn't expect to have.
- He had surfed towards the shore, entered the buffer zone on his board, caught another wave, with the consequence that after a couple of seconds he entered the flagged area and then commenced to walk to the shore.
- It was a little sneaky, but he surfed well and got the score on his last wave.
- The next day, with a hangover and a fridge in tow, he proceeded to surf Strandhill's famous waves.
- It's also fast enough to surf standing waves, stable enough to 360 in some holes, and nimble enough to nip into tiny eddies for a break.
- It is a waste to let good waves be ridden incompetently, so surfers push harder to surf better.
- Anyone who surfs or who has done a significant amount of marine boating experience can relay a story about a rogue wave.
- Thanks to its flat bottom, the Transformer spins like a top with the slightest of strokes and surfs standing waves as nimbly as a true kahuna.
- ‘People who surf mushy waves end up becoming the best surfers,’ says Setterholm.
- We had really gotten into surfing and went there at the end of summer to surf hurricane waves.
- When I stayed with my father in Toronto, I used to watch him surf everyday.
- They can surf the waves, skin a rabbit and dazzle a television audience.
- She loved surfing the giant waves of the sea and it was her favorite sport.
- Bethany not only made the final, but surfed well, managing to pick off set waves and paddle for position.
- I was surfing at a beach near Malibu.
- The fact that I had never actually seen a wave let alone surfed one was irrelevant.
1explorarnavegar ento surf the Internet/Web — navegar / surfear en / por Internet/la web
- At the end of 2000, the area had 6.1 million subscribers surfing the Internet via broadband.
- They sit watching TV, playing computer games and surfing the internet.
- The Multi.phone allows users to surf the Internet and send e-mails or text messages.
- A recent poll by Homecall showed that the number one reason people surf the internet is to download music.
- Instead, he surfed the Internet constantly, becoming an accomplished player of computer games.
- Basically, I surf the Internet, send a little e-mail, download some music and occasionally work with Microsoft Word.
- If you spend any time surfing the Internet, then you've probably encountered several examples of pop-under windows.
- It seems everybody is demanding increased bandwidth to surf the Internet and transmit data faster.
- I remember a few years back the infamous Yahoo taxi cabs that let you surf the internet (via a ricochet modem).
- They have a very limited knowledge of security and put their business at risk through using their work computer at home or letting family members surf the internet on their work PC.
- An increasing number of consumers are surfing the Internet and watching TV at the same time.
- After a few seconds of network initialisation, you have a GPRS link and you can surf the Internet slowly but serviceably.
- Simply surfing the Internet, reading email, downloading music or other files can infect your PC without you knowing it.
- If you can surf the internet, you can make VoIP phone calls.
- Anyone surfing the Internet for more than a week eventually needs help from someone else.
- There are even some providers who will offer free access if you are willing to surf the Internet with numerous pop-ups from their advertisers.
- They establish connections to an Internet service provider and offer open access for their users to surf the Internet.
- Time spent playing computer games and surfing the Internet in lieu of playing outside is also contributing to the surge of obesity.
- Now I'm just surfing the net doing high-speed research for a meeting tomorrow.
- Every day, I have the opportunity of surfing the Internet at home while getting my neighbour to pay for it.
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