In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1there you are: what did I tell you? — ¿ves? / ¡ahí tienes! ¿qué te dije?
- it's a pity, but there you are: what can you do? — es una lástima pero así son las cosas ¿qué se le va a hacer?
- there we are: that's that done! — ¡ya está! ¡listo!
- there you go, it's as good as new — aquí tiene, ha quedado como nuevo
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