In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(medium)televisión feminine(screen/transmitter/studio) de televisión(program/broadcast) de televisión(program/broadcast) televisivoto see sth on television — ver algo en / por (la) televisión
- what's on television tonight? — ¿qué dan esta noche en / por televisión?
- I've never been / appeared on television — no he salido nunca en / por (la) televisión
- the Queen spoke on television — la reina habló por televisión
- to watch television — ver / mirar (la) televisión
- television announcer — locutora de continuidad de televisión
- television dinner — comida pre-preparada para consumir viendo la televisión
- television license — licencia que debe obtenerse para poseer un receptor de televisión
- television listings — programación televisiva / de televisión
- television lounge / room — sala de televisión
- television network — red de televisión
- television viewer — telespectadora
- Normally, the sale of colour televisions soar every time there is some major sporting event.
- The community received a satellite dish, a digital satellite decoder and a television set.
- It takes the play-by-play nature of radio and television and converges it online.
- Datacasting pushes data over the airwaves or other media alongside television, radio or other signals.
- This includes such items as telephones, radios, televisions and recording devices.
- His school benefited by receiving a television set as a prize.
- They tend to sit in front of televisions and computer screens for hours on end.
- Radio and television signals are captured using antennae close to the size of the wavelength of broadcast radiation.
- It was the only form of communication, as no radio or telephone, television, video or film existed then.
- By analogy, that term came to be applied to transmitting radio or television signals over a wide area.
- Monitors and televisions rely on our inability to discern detail at the pixel level.
- Safety will be a key issue with a security kiosk and gates backed up by a swipe card entry system, as well as closed circuit television cameras.
- As always, the sale of colour televisions are all set to go up, as the tournament approaches.
- They have made provision by buying big screen televisions for spectators.
- However, like its print and television counterparts, radio is undergoing rapid change.
- If there was a release that would benefit from widescreen televisions, this would be it.
- A decoder box fitted to the television set would deliver 200 or more pay channels.
- Drinks machines, televisions and magazines are all necessities in a modern launderette.
- Analog closed circuit television systems require that video tapes be changed daily or at least every other day.
- The steam printing press, telegraph, radio and television have all revolutionized media in some way or another.
- Until 1976, the radio and television system was also fully state controlled.
- Similarly, radio and television signals were designed to be relayed to a single wire even if part of their passage was wireless.
- From there it was a small step to radio and eventually television.
- Each side of the room had three televisions at various points, suspended from the ceiling, with a seventh at the end.
- The tower has a restaurant, radio and television transmitter and more.
- At the moment, flat screen televisions are still the sort of thing that only corporate money can buy.
- The race will be shown on big screens and televisions around the grounds.
- Local dealers have retuned televisions for their clients to receive the channel.
- The new campaign goes live across television, radio and online.
- The television set, and what one is able to offer has changed dramatically since they first became available.
- The game was being shown on two big screens and five televisions in the pub.
- They will also be pre-wired for surround sound music systems and television.
- It is also in the forefront of the drive to transmit television via broadband.
- Method of transmitting radio and television signals that promises better-quality picture and sound, and a wider choice of channels.
- Coming soon are high-brightness displays for computer screens and televisions.
- He admits that it can sometimes be difficult to tear his teenage boys away from their computer games and bedroom televisions.
- One of the decoder's signals can in fact be accessed by televisions in any room in my home.
- The moment will be beamed by satellite transmission to television and radio stations around the world.
2also television settelevisor masculineaparato de televisión masculinetelevisión feminineto turn / switch the television on/off — poner / encender/apagar el televisor / la televisión
3(industry)televisión feminineshe works in television — trabaja en (la) televisión
- We've invested heavily in our team in the city and now have two television reporters and a radio reporter based there.
- The medium of television has only increased the power of sports to be a shared experience among a disparate population.
- Our news columns and television broadcasts fail consistently to reflect this diversity.
- Print, radio and television surround us with negative images.
- And how we can better understand each other through this great medium we have called television.
- By 1952 the conventions were designed for the visual medium of television.
- The same could be said of the rapid response medium of television news - viewers are now used to seeing human destruction as it happens.
- The new party television broadcasts were helping them make up their mind.
- Men dominate the production and programming side of television too.
- I used to say that television was the best medium ever invented for showing old films late into the night.
- A series of television adverts will be broadcast as part of the Full Stop campaign, which aims to challenge and change attitudes to children.
- Greek television broke into programs to report developments.
- Audiences for broadcast television news are suffering a downward flutter.
- For years, advertisers have been growing increasingly unhappy with television as an advertising medium.
- Moreover, television is an adversarial medium that reports politics through the prism of personal conflict.
- The first was the rise of television, a centralizing medium that invited such journalism.
- Both candidates agreed to use the evolving medium of television as a venue for the customary leaders' debate.
- Soon after the paper's publication, British television aired a program on the whooping cough vaccine.
- Yes, we are living in a truly stunning period of creative activity in television.
- The television advertisements will be broadcast over a five week period.
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